Western Red Cedar

Western red cedar is a heartwood with variations in colour from pale brown to richer dark brown, giving it a reddish look. The sapwood is a paler yellowish white colour. It has a fine texture and straight grain with growth rings often visible.

Weather Boards & Fascia

Timber weatherboards are coming into their own again as customers seek tried and true construction methods and building materials for weather-tight homes and other buildings.

We have strong trade relationships and can source traditional, finger jointed facia and weatherboards in natural woods that are just right for your restoration projects.

We stock standard radiata pine weatherboard and fascia and also western red cedar weatherboard.

  • Bevel back 135×18
  • Bevel back 180×18
  • Rusticated 135×18
  • Rusticated 180×18
  • Fascia 135×18
  • Fascia 180×18


Raidata is the most readily available timber in New Zealand. The heartwwod is light brown to yellow and sapwood white to pale yellow with wide distinguishable growth rings. Used for a wide variety of applications.