The western red cedar is the most common type of cedar. This type of wood has a straight grain, is relatively soft and has a slightly aromatic smell. As it can handle moist environments without rotting, it’s mostly used for outdoor projects.
Nominal thickness is 4/4″ and Nominal Width 2,4,6,8,10,12 inch. Lengths Vary.
Western red cedar is a beautiful building material, featuring colors of deep brown and red tones that accentuate textured wood grains and exposed heartwood areas.