Wood hot tubs, often made of red wood.Because Western Red Cedar is one of the world's most durable woods. Natural resistance to moisture, decay and insect damage has long made Western Red Cedar the premier choice for either interior or exterior home use. Properly finished, it will last for decades, even in harsh environments.

 

 

 

Western Red Cedar's characteristics:

Colors- Unfinished cedar has richly textured grain with colors ranging from mellow ambers, reddish cinnamons and rich sienna browns. Its warm coloring is complimented by a uniform, fine-grained texture with a satin luster.



Aroma
- Western Red Cedar's unique aroma comes from naturally occurring thujaplicins in its heartwood. These compounds resist moisture and are toxic to decay-causing fungi and insects and preserve the wood to give it long lasting appeal.



Dimensional Stability - Cedar offers low density and shrinkage factors, and exceptional thermal insulation value.



Workability - Cedar is easy to cut, form, glue and finish.



Natural Preservative - Cedar contains natural preservatives that resist moisture, decay and insect damage.



Flame Spread and Smoke Development Ratings - Cedar exceeds safety classifications and does not require preservative treatments.



All-Weather - Cedar is naturally at home in the sun, rain, heat and cold all year round.