Cedar and Redwood Siding – Literature/Associations
Siding Associations - - Sources of Literature
- California Redwood Association
The California Redwood Association is a leader in siding installation and care. They have done extensive research in determining just how and why siding (redwood in particular) works. They know about nails, paint, stains and other finishes. They have excellent product literature, especially helpful planning guides for deck construction and other redwood projects. Check out their web site before you purchase and install your next piece of redwood. They may be able to save you some money.
- Cedar Shake and Shingle Bureau
These guys are the source for information regarding cedar siding and trim. Rough sawn cedar can be extremely attractive, however, it needs to be protected from the weather in order to retain its beauty. Read the product support documents on this web site. They are full of helpful tips and information.