Is cedar a strong wood?

Answer Cedar is not a strong wood. It is a lightweight, soft wood that is used to make shingles and pencils, among other things. Paint does not adhere easily or last long, and it takes a long time to dry ... Read More »

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Comparison of Fir & Cedar Wood for a Wood Fence?

Wood fences are exposed to both hot and cold weather, are regularly wet and come in contact with the ground. These conditions encourage decay and insect attack in most woods, making them unsuitable... Read More »

How to Age Cedar Wood?

Cedar is a light weight soft wood that is naturally resistant to moisture, decay and insects. Cedar will turn a natural grey over time as it is exposed to the elements. Rain and sun will help to bl... Read More »

How to Paint Cedar Wood?

A durable and stable wood, cedar's uses include house siding and furniture. Cedar wood is water resistant making it less susceptible to dry rot. A 100 percent acrylic paint is best suited for cedar... Read More »

Cedar Wood Description?

Atlas cedar, cedar of Lebanon, deodar cedar--these are but a few types of trees in the cedar category. Wood from cedar trees is often beautiful and can be used in a variety of ways. ... Read More »