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Introduction

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Siding Gallery
Why Use Western Red Cedar?
Characteristics & Properties of Western Red Cedar
Benefits of Real Cedar
Real Cedar History
Real Cedar Certification
Sustainability and the Environment
Siding Home
Siding Gallery
Why Use Western Red Cedar?
Characteristics & Properties of Western Red Cedar
Benefits of Real Cedar
Real Cedar History
Real Cedar Certification
Sustainability and the Environment
Design & Spec

Siding Grades
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Bevel
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Lap or Channel
Western Red Cedar Trim Boards
Western Red Cedar Shingle Panels
Siding Calculator
Siding Grades
Siding Profiles
Bevel
Board & Batten
Tongue & Groove
Lap or Channel
Western Red Cedar Trim Boards
Western Red Cedar Shingle Panels
Siding Calculator
Build & Install

Preparation
Pre-Building
DuPont Tyvek DrainWrap
Installation
General Installation
Installing Profiles
Bevel
Board & Batten
Tongue & Groove
Lap or Channel
Trim Boards
Shingle Panels
Preparation
Pre-Building
DuPont Tyvek DrainWrap
Installation
General Installation
Installing Profiles
Bevel
Board & Batten
Tongue & Groove
Lap or Channel
Trim Boards
Shingle Panels
Finish & Maintain

Choosing a Finish
How to Finish
Care & Maintenance
Restoration
Choosing a Finish
How to Finish
Care & Maintenance
Restoration
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Decking Gallery
Why Use Western Red Cedar?
Characteristics & Properties of Western Red Cedar
Benefits of Real Cedar
Real Cedar History
Real Cedar Certification
Sustainability and the Environment
Planning

Decking Grades
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Deck Projects
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Outdoor Resources

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Why Use Western Red Cedar?
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Why Use Western Red Cedar?
Characteristics & Properties of Western Red Cedar
Benefits of Real Cedar
Real Cedar History
Real Cedar Certification
Sustainability and the Environment
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Western Red Cedar Siding Calculator

1. Enter the calculations for the total wall area (length x height):

2. Subtract square footage of openings for windows and doors:

3. Select the appropriate factor for either linear or surface measurement:

Nominal Width(inches)

Dressed Width (inches)

Exposed Face Width (inches)

Linear Feet Factor

Surface Measure

4

3.5

2.5

4.8

1.6

6

5.5

4.5

2.67

1.33

8

7.5

6.5

1.85

1.23

10

9.5

8.5

1.41

1.18

12

11.5

10.5

1.14

1.14

Result


10% is added to accomodate trim

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