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Repair Cedar Shingle Siding


Repair Cedar Shingle Siding

Residing a house with wooden shingles is not nearly as easy as it was 100 years ago. Not every contractor knows how to apply wooden shingles properly, there are many kinds of wooden shingles to choose from (not necessarily true in the Capital District but in the Northeast it is true) and not every lumber yard carries them. I found this last piece of information out the hard way. My first stop was my very trusty lumber yard, Curtis Lumber. I like using …

Western Red Cedar Siding


Western Red Cedar Siding

Real Cedar Profile Types Western Red Cedar exterior siding or cladding comes in a spectrum of patterns and grades, including the one that is just right for your home’s style and your budget. Find information on grades, sizes, coverage table and specifications for Bevel siding. Find information on grades, sizes, coverage table and specifications for Board & Batten siding. Find information on grades, sizes, coverage table and specifications …

Clear Cedar Bevel Siding


Clear Cedar Bevel Siding

Western Red Cedar bevel siding is the most widely used type of siding. It is produced by resawing lumber at an angle to produce two pieces thicker on one edge than the other. The manufacturing process results in pieces with one face saw textured. The other face is smooth or saw textured depending on the grade and customer preference. It is installed horizontally and gives an attractive shadow line which varies with the thickness selected. Bevel siding …

Bevel Cedar siding Seattle


Bevel Cedar siding Seattle

Cedar siding is an attractive option when choosing an exterior for your home. Cedar is a light soft wood product that is a great insulator. Less heat is transported through cedar because of it’s low density, therefore keeping heat from escaping in the winter and the cool air from escaping in the summer. It also creates a natural acoustic barrier. Cedar is a sustainable and durable wood. Sound View offers several cedar siding application options including: …

Cedar Siding lengths


Cedar Siding lengths

No synthetic siding can match the natural look of wood. Wood siding can do wonders to enhance the beauty and elegance of your home exterior, which is why it still remains a favorite siding material among many homeowners. While caring for wood is a high maintenance job, to those who have the time to care for it and love its natural beauty, wood siding is worth the investment. Before deciding on a particular wood siding material, ask questions about …