Redwood Reference Library

Literature that answers the most frequently asked questions about California redwood lumber.

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Redwood Lumber Patterns No. 17

California Redwood Association

Full size details of all the standard redwood lumber patterns for redwood siding, redwood paneling and other redwood patterns.

26-pages

Moulding Catalog from Redwood Lumber & Supply Company

Moulding Catalog

Redwood Lumber & Supply Company, LLC

A catalog of the wide variety of contemporary and historic redwood lumber patterns we carry.

25-pages

Redwood Lumber Grades & Uses from California Redwood Association

Redwood Lumber Grades & Uses

California Redwood Association

Illustrated guide to general purpose redwood grades.

4-pages

Redwood Architectural Guide from California Redwood Association

Redwood Architectural Guide

California Redwood Association

Colorful booklet shows a variety of architectural uses for redwood lumber products.

12-pages

Redwood Landscape Architecture from California Redwood Association

Redwood Landscape Architecture

California Redwood Association

Idea booklet and specifying guide for redwood garden structures such as redwood decks, redwood pergolas, redwood benches and redwood fences and gates. Includes many color photos.

12-pages

Redwood Siding Application from California Redwood Association

Redwood Siding Application

California Redwood Association

Builder's details for applying Certified Kiln Dried redwood siding; includes pattern profiles, nailing and finishing information.

8-pages

Redwood Architectural Guide from California Redwood Association

Redwood Exterior Finishes

California Redwood Association

Easy-to-read chart describes and illustrates the variety of exterior finishes for redwood siding.

4-pages

Redwood posts, beams, joists and decking view from below.

Redwood Interior Finishes

California Redwood Association

Easy-to-read chart describes and illustrates the variety of interior finishes for redwood paneling and redwood boards.

4-pages

Painting Redwood Siding from California Redwood Association

Painting Redwood Siding

California Redwood Association

Technical data sheet describes preparation, painting and maintenance of exterior redwood siding.

4-pages

Dimensional Stability of California Redwood from California Redwood Association

Dimensional Stability of Redwood

California Redwood Association

Technical data sheet discusses the low, relative shrinkage of redwood lumber.

4-pages

Redwood posts, beams, joists and decking view from below.

Siding Application Checklist

California Redwood Association

Certified Kiln Dried Siding Application Checklist

2-pages

Redwood timbers and beams provide a natural look for this rustic home.

Color Restoration of Redwood

California Redwood Association

The recommended procedure for bringing back the natural wood color of redwood siding and decks.

2-pages

Redwood-Get Real! from California Redwood Association

Redwood—Get Real!

California Redwood Association

A comparison of the the environmental benefits of redwood decking over composite decking.

6-pages

The Wood User's Guide to Green Building

The Wood User's Guide to Green Building

California Forest Products Commission

Booklet containing information about green building principles and rating systems.

36-pages

Redwood The Natural Choice from California Redwood Association

Redwood—The Natural Choice for Green Building

California Redwood Association

Data sheet with information on redwood as a green building material.

2-pages

Redwood Forests Certified for Sustainable Harvests from California Forest Products Commission

Redwood Forests Certified for Sustainable Harvests

California Forest Products Commission

Booklet containing information about green building principles and rating systems.

2-pages



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