High quality Western Red Cedar
Raw Material and Production
These C & Better Clear Western Red Cedar deck boards are produced using high quality Western Red Cedar grown in the British Columbia coastal region.
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 C & Better Clear.
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.
These Western Red Cedar deck boards are produced from virtually knot free British Columbia coastal grown Western Red Cedar to meet the NLGA grade ‘C & Better Clear’. The quality of this material exceeds the grading standard.
Boards are kiln dried to a moisture content of 16-18% (+/-2%), the optimal moisture content for external timber 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. benefits of kiln dried timber.
Surface Texture and Profile
Boards are planed smooth on all sides with a 4.8mm radius on the corners.