Alaskan Yellow Cedar combines the density, longevity, and resilience of any hardwood with a bright coloration typically reserved for more delicate woods.
Technically a member of the Cypress family, this vibrant hardwood has become increasingly popular for construction purposes, especially those involving water, such as boats, bridges, etc. Boasting durability, stability, and a natural resistance to decay, craftsman choose Alaskan Yellow Cedar when they want to build something special that will last.
AVERAGE ORDER: $75-95/LF
Varies depending on configuration
Beyond strength, Alaskan Yellow Cedar offers a uniquely vibrant sunshine color, which can easily be preserved using PENETRATING OIL TREATMENT
following installation. That said, it is typically recommended that this wood be left untreated for the first year, allowing the yellow to soften to a beautiful silver that pairs particularly well with our Square
If you would prefer a matching full wood railing system, we offer Posts
and Top Rails
made from Western Red Cedar
. If you're more interested in rich, exotic wood species, we offer Balau Mahogany
and Ipe Brazilian Walnut
For more detailed descriptions of our wood products' purposes and applications, consult our Wood Installation Instructions
and Special Terms for Wood Orders
For design help, call 888-686-7245