Western Red Cedar Decking

Western Red Cedar isn't only beautiful on the outside, it's natural characteristics make it the ideal choice for decking – it’s durable, long-lasting and requires minimal upkeep.

In addition to its weather-resistant properties and naturally occurring preservatives that stand up to insects and decay, Western Red Cedar is a highly sought after decking material through and through. Pitch & resin-free, Western Red Cedar accepts & holds a wide range of finishes, while its rich, crisp beauty can enhance any outdoor living space, and it’s one of the most sustainable wood options on the market.

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About Western Red Cedar Decking

There is no real substitute for the natural beauty of Western Red Cedar. This cost-effective decking option is a natural choice for the most discerning of homeowners.

From golden honey to warm chestnut, Western Red Cedar’s stunning range of naturally occurring colors makes it a sought-after, sustainable option for pergolas, trellises and decks. There’s also no shortage of styles in terms of texture, including a knotty or clear wood in any grade, cut or size, along with a multitude of stain options to help maintain your deck for years to come.

Western Red Cedar is also an incredibly versatile building material, and is a popular choice for both homeowners, builders and architects. From decking to siding, to pergolas and timber pavilions, Western Red Cedar suits every type of building application.

Why Western Red Cedar Decking From The Decking Superstore?

Widest Selection in NorCal

Around Since 1965

Over 2 Acres of Decking Onsite

Ship Nationwide

Custom Milling Onsite

Western Red Cedar Benefits & Fast Facts

What Are The Benefits Of Western Red Cedar Decking?

Naturally Beautiful

Beautiful warm color tones and unique grain patterns make this an excellent and economical wood decking choice.

Long Lifespan

With regular maintenance and proper installation, Western Red Cedar decking can last up to 15-20 years.

Class ‘B’ Fire Resistance

Western Red Cedar decking has a Class B fire classification by the National Fire Protection Association.
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Dimensionally Stable

Western Red Cedar has a very low shrinkage factor and is highly resistant to warping, twisting and checking.

Sustainably Forested

Western Red Cedar is harvested from forests that are certified by both the Forest Stewardship Council and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative.

Easy To Work With

With a Janka Hardness rating of 350lbs, Western Red Cedar decking is lighter than Redwood, and is easy to cut and drill making this material a builder's dream to work with.

Western Red Cedar Decking Grades


For a sophisticated and streamlined look, the Decking Superstore offers premium clear grades of Western Red Cedar. This smooth, top-performing decking material is ideal for creating modern outdoor spaces where crisp, clean lines are desired. That’s why when only the best will do, this beautiful, durable wood is the go-to choice among discerning deck builders.

Select Tight Knot

The warm, textured look of Select Tight Knot Western Red Cedar is perfect for creating traditional or rustic feeling outdoor spaces. A trusted Decking Superstore product, this beautiful wood features tight knots that add character without impeding structural performance. Our Select Tight Knot decking is also a more cost-effective choice for builders on a budget.
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The Decking Superstore's highly trained and professional staff can help you find the right decking solution for your project.

Questions? Our expert staff can help you choose the right product for your outdoor project & even assist with design.