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Cedar Split Rail Fence Designs

A good fence built on the perimeter of your land not only ensures that you don’t have any unwanted visitors dropping by when they please but also adds an attractive rustic touch to your property. Split rail fences which are usually built from timber logs are called by other names such as zigzag or even […]

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Western Red or Yellow Cedar

You have a vision. A clear image in your mind of the custom home you’re about to build, but you’ve come to a fork, actually make that a branch, in the road. That being which type of cedar you should use.  The decision is made a bit easier in the fact there’s really only two […]

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Cedar Wood Designs & Inspiration

Looking for some inspiration for building with cedar lumber? Have a look at some of the ways cedar is used in the gallery below. Cedar siding, building tiny homes using cedar, cedar decks and fencing material, building furniture with cedar, cedar wharfs and stairs. Cedar lumber is such a versatile and functional lumber that you […]

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How to Buy Lumber from a Wholesaler

It’s easy to save money buying lumber from a wholesale distributor by following a few simple tips. Once you’ve decided to go beyond buying lumber from a home center, you will be happily surprised at what can be saved. But first, you need to understand some important differences when buying lumber from a distributor or […]

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It’s not just a cedar tree

It’s not just a cedar tree. For the First Nations, the cedar has important cultural and spiritual significance. Not only is it great for producing products such as fences, decking, buildings and long houses, the tree plays an important role in the spiritual and ceremonial practices of coastal First Nations. The origins of Cedar are […]

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Now Available: #1 Air Dried Seasoned Fir & 1″ Fir for Siding/ Fencing

Now available at Sawmill Sales Direct: Number one air dried seasoned fir. 2×6 2×8 2×12. Ideal for horse and livestock pens sheds barns garden beds etc. 2×6 is .6 per ft. 2×8 is .8 per ft 2×12 is 1.2 per ft Lengths are 8′ /16 ‘ Also available in one inch for siding fencing etc. […]

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Treating Cedar Lumber

Cedar Wood – How to preserve it The best wood to use for decks, fences, sheds, trim and siding that needs no preserving is cedar. That’s because cedar has natural oils in both Western Red Cedar and Northern White Cedar that make it resistant to rot, decay and insects. This means building codes have recognized […]

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Some samples of our product by our customers

Check out some samples of photos from some of our cedar lumber from our clients: Cedar docks, cedar railings, cedar fencing, cedar decking. We have fir & cedar lumber for sale for all your projects. Give us a call today.

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Affordable Firewood for sale

**** CURRENTLY SOLD OUT OF FIREWOOD MAY 2017 **** Interested in affordable firewood in Nanaimo? You can get Cyprus, yellow cedar and red cedar firewood for sale on Vancouver Island in Nanaimo. Cypress provides a high heat and is easy to burn and split. It doesn’t throw heavy smoke or sparks and is available in different […]

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Cedar is the Environmental Wood of Choice

Cedar is the best choice of wood for those who are concerned about a healthy environment. That’s because the wood has natural oils that make it resistant to rot and pests that can affect the lasting quality and integrity of finished products. Yellow or Western red cedar is the product chosen by organic farmers and […]

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