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Western Red Cedar Boards – 27 x 140mm

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Description

These beautiful vertical grain Western Red Cedar boards are suitable for decking, slatted screening, trim and barge boards to name a few.

We have a limited number of 1.83m and 2.13m lengths which we are selling at a heavily reduced price.

This specific product is not a permanent stock item. It will come and go as and when it becomes available. When it hits the Specials List this material moves quickly, so if we have what you need, snap it up before it goes!

At a glance

  • Superior clear all-heart vertical grain boards
  • Beautiful fine grained appearance
  • Kiln dried for optimum dimensional stability

Finest grade of Western Red Cedar

Raw Material and Production

Clear All-heart Vertical Grain (known as CVG) is the very best grade of Western Red Cedar available. It is produced exclusively from the heartwood of the tree by slicing the log perpendicular to the growth rings to produce very narrow straight lines on the surface. It is produced using only the highest quality wood fibre, so you can be assured that you are buying the very best CVG Western Red Cedar, grown in the British Columbia coastal region.

CVG is prized for its beautiful fine-grained appearance and dimensional stability. Another benefit of vertical grain wood is that it accepts and retains a finish better than flat grain, so the finish will have a more consistent appearance and will last longer These boards are produced for Silva by Terminal Forest Products, a Canadian primary sawmill and manufacturer with an unparalleled international reputation for superior Western Red Cedar products.

Terminal’s fastidious approach to quality control means that production quality of these boards is exceptional. The material far exceeds the NLGA grading standards for CVG.

This product is available exclusively in the UK through Silva. It is sustainably sourced from well managed forests and supplied with full PEFC chain of custody certification.


Surface Texture

This bevel cladding has a SAWtex® textured face. The SAWtex® face will accept and retain finish significantly better smooth planed wood, thus improving appearance and minimising future maintenance.


Kiln Dried

Boards are kiln dried to a moisture content of 16-18% (+/-2%), the optimal moisture content for external cladding in the UK. Among its many benefits over air drying, the kiln drying process enables the boards to dry uniformly to achieve optimum dimensional stability. It also enables immediate application of coatings and minimises site acclimatisation. Read more about the benefits of kiln dried timber.


Silva Timber: A Leading Importer of Western Red Cedar

Silva is one of the UK’s largest importers of Western Red Cedar. With direct links to some of the biggest and best primary sawmills of Western Canada we can offer a wide range of Western Red Cedar products in large volumes as well as smaller orders. If you are a manufacturer or reseller then talk to us about your Western Red Cedar requirement.

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Grading

Western Red Cedar Clear Vertical Grain Heart

The finest quality Western Red Cedar available.

A stunning appearance with outstanding properties. Made from fine-grained Western Red Cedar heartwood, providing a consistently flawless product from piece to piece.

  • FSC
  • PEFC
  • Trada member
  • tdca TIMBER DECKING AND CLADDING ASSOCIATION
  • Responsible purchaser
  • Cedar Shake & Shingle Bureau
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