In addition to its structural uses, softwood lumber has a natural beauty and elegance that cannot be duplicated. Wood’s beauty is more than just skin deep: it can also contribute to a greater sense of well-being. Research has found that people feel an instinctive connection and attraction to natural materials such as wood.
Here, you’ll find details on softwood lumber’s appearance applications, both for interior and exterior projects.
California Redwood Association: Redwood Architectural Guide
Western Red Cedar Lumber Association: Western Red Cedar Designer’s Handbook