This page was created to keep you posted about our products and also to give you some tips and advice regarding the installation and maintenance of your cedar shingle siding.
SBC Cedar takes the headlines in Logging & Sawmilling Journal
April 13th 2023
We have some exciting news to share with you! SBC Cedar has made the front page of the latest edition of Logging & Sawmilling Journal, and we couldn’t be more proud. The article, which you can find at this link https://forestnet.com/LSJissues/2023-january-february/sbc-cedar.php, highlights the dedication and hard work put in by our team to provide top-quality […]
HOW TO STORE NATURAL ‘’GREEN’’ CEDAR SHINGLES?
October 3rd 2022
Your project is well underway, you’ve already received your raw cedar shingles, but the installation is scheduled for spring. Great! You are very proactive! You thought that you could store them all winter long in a dry and heated space, like a garage maybe? Read this before the installation to make sure to get awesome […]
What’s new at SBC Cedar?
March 2nd 2022
In March 2022, we launched 2 new tools to help you select a cedar shingle siding color. Are you curious to find out what it is?
What kind of nails/staples should I use to install cedar shingles?
January 19th 2022
Well, it’s a good thing you asked because it’s essential to choose the right material before starting your project. Rust-resistant fasteners should be your final choice. We recommend stainless steel fasteners, hot-dip galvanized, or aluminum.
News from Demo International
January 14th 2022
Demo International is one of the North America’s largest, live and in action forestry equipment shows. Thousands of people visit it every 4 years.
Sidewall Select : why choosing this cedar shingle grade?
November 30th 2020
A few years ago, we introduced a new and exclusive white cedar shingle grade for siding : the Sidewall Select. What is Sidewall Select ? It is actually a blend of grade Extra “A”, which has no imperfection, and Clear “B”, which has no imperfection on the exposed surface (up to 6″). Once installed, you […]
Why is it important to leave enough space between cedar shingles?
November 27th 2020
From one season to another, wood expands and contracts. As a result, it is common for some cedar shingles to slightly move. After all, that is part of its charm!
Maintain your Enviro Bleach cedar shingles siding in 2 steps
November 23rd 2020
10 years ago, we were the first to introduce an environmental option to oil-based weathering agents: the Enviro Bleach was born. This hybrid weathering agent has quickly become a benchmark for our customers who want the classic silver shade of weathered shingle. A lot may have happened in 10 years, how about the maintenance of […]