Western Red Cedar (WRC) is one of nature’s most outstanding building materials. Renowned for its performance and exceptional beauty; it brings warmth, character and longevity to homes and non residential projects around the world. Western Red Cedar’s natural durability and physical properties make it ideal for exterior applications such as siding, trim, decking and for interior applications such as paneling.
Ultimately the choice to finish your Western Red Cedar project is yours. You can allow your Western Red Cedar to weather naturally or, with the application of a protective coating that will ensure maximum performance, you can retain the natural beauty of the wood or enhance its beauty by using coatings in a wide array of colors. This publication will address both options and provide you with the basic information needed to determine which option best suits you and your project needs.