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Architectural Project Of The Week – Lone Pine blog article
August 2021

Architectural Project Of The Week – Lone Pine

Architectural Project Of The Week: Sooke 01 House blog article
July 2021

Architectural Project Of The Week: Sooke 01 House

Architectural Project Of The Week: Seaside Reef blog article
June 2021

Architectural Project Of The Week: Seaside Reef

DIY Cedar Porch Makeover – Three Easy Projects blog article
June 2021

DIY Cedar Porch Makeover – Three Easy Projects

Architectural Project Of The Week: Box Camp blog article
April 2021

Architectural Project Of The Week: Box Camp

DIY Cedar Porch Swing Chair (How-to Video & Free Plans) blog article
April 2021

DIY Cedar Porch Swing Chair (How-to Video & Free Plans)

The Canadian Wood Council’s Design & Building Awards Winners blog article
February 2021

The Canadian Wood Council’s Design & Building Awards Winners

Architectural Project Of The Week: Sliding Doors blog article
February 2021

Architectural Project Of The Week: Sliding Doors

Architectural Project Of The Week: The Berkshire Residence blog article
January 2021

Architectural Project Of The Week: The Berkshire Residence

Architectural Project of the Week – The Hewn House blog article
January 2021

Architectural Project of the Week – The Hewn House

Project of the Week – Residence With A View blog article
November 2020

Project of the Week – Residence With A View

Project of the Week – The Terrace House blog article
October 2020

Project of the Week – The Terrace House

Project of the Week – Calgary Public Library blog article
September 2020

Project of the Week – Calgary Public Library

Project of the Week – The Annex blog article
September 2020

Project of the Week – The Annex

Project of the Week – Sokol Blosser Winery blog article
August 2020

Project of the Week – Sokol Blosser Winery

Project of the Week – Galiano 100 blog article
July 2020

Project of the Week – Galiano 100

Project of the Week – High Desert Residence blog article
July 2020

Project of the Week – High Desert Residence

Project of the Week – Boulders blog article
July 2020

Project of the Week – Boulders

Project of the Week – ADK Camp blog article
June 2020

Project of the Week – ADK Camp

Project of the Week- Unitarian Universalist Fellowship blog article
April 2020

Project of the Week- Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

Cedar Decking vs. Hardwood Decking blog article
April 2020

Cedar Decking vs. Hardwood Decking

Cedar Decking vs. Composite Decking blog article
April 2020

Cedar Decking vs. Composite Decking

How to Finish and Maintain Your Cedar Deck blog article
April 2020

How to Finish and Maintain Your Cedar Deck

Finishing Options for Your Cedar Deck blog article
April 2020

Finishing Options for Your Cedar Deck

Cabin Makeover Ideas from Colin & Justin blog article
March 2020

Cabin Makeover Ideas from Colin & Justin

How to Build a Bunkie for Cabin Guests blog article
March 2020

How to Build a Bunkie for Cabin Guests

Decking Design Ideas with Top-Performing Building Material blog article
March 2020

Decking Design Ideas with Top-Performing Building Material

Project of the Week – Charlestown Beach House blog article
March 2020

Project of the Week – Charlestown Beach House

Enhance Your Outdoor Living Space with Cedar Pergolas blog article
March 2020

Enhance Your Outdoor Living Space with Cedar Pergolas

Building a Sunroom – Learn How the Pros Do It blog article
March 2020

Building a Sunroom – Learn How the Pros Do It

Cottage Design Ideas blog article
March 2020

Cottage Design Ideas

Weekend Project Alert! blog article
March 2020

Weekend Project Alert!

Project of the Week – Horizon Neighborhood blog article
March 2020

Project of the Week – Horizon Neighborhood

Dining Rooms We Love blog article
February 2020

Dining Rooms We Love

Riverbend Residence – Project of the Week blog article
February 2020

Riverbend Residence – Project of the Week

Bridge House by Dan Brunn – Real Cedar blog article
February 2020

Bridge House by Dan Brunn – Real Cedar

Rocking Chair DIY with April Wilkerson blog article
February 2020

Rocking Chair DIY with April Wilkerson

Fireplace Designs: Getting to the Hearth of the Matter blog article
January 2020

Fireplace Designs: Getting to the Hearth of the Matter

Cedar Sauna and Hot Tub Combinations- Full Steam Ahead blog article
November 2019

Cedar Sauna and Hot Tub Combinations- Full Steam Ahead

Camp Frio by Tim Cuppett – Project of the Week blog article
October 2019

Camp Frio by Tim Cuppett – Project of the Week

Tiny Homes – Cedar Packs a Big Design Punch blog article
October 2019

Tiny Homes – Cedar Packs a Big Design Punch

Danish Barn by Christoffersen & Weiling blog article
October 2019

Danish Barn by Christoffersen & Weiling

Cedar Accents: Thinking Inside the Box blog article
October 2019

Cedar Accents: Thinking Inside the Box

Orcas Island Retreat – Project of the Week blog article
October 2019

Orcas Island Retreat – Project of the Week

Outdoor Kitchen DIY: Build a Portable Grill Station blog article
September 2019

Outdoor Kitchen DIY: Build a Portable Grill Station

Malangen Retreat- Project of the Week blog article
August 2019

Malangen Retreat- Project of the Week

Project of the Week- Rogue River blog article
August 2019

Project of the Week- Rogue River

Project of the Week- Cabana/Daybed blog article
August 2019

Project of the Week- Cabana/Daybed

Project of the Week – Solid Cedar Deck blog article
July 2019

Project of the Week – Solid Cedar Deck

Project of the Week – Lift House blog article
July 2019

Project of the Week – Lift House

Project of the Week – Raised Garden Bed blog article
July 2019

Project of the Week – Raised Garden Bed

Project of the Week – Beach Haven Residence blog article
July 2019

Project of the Week – Beach Haven Residence

Project of the Week – Overland Trail Cabin blog article
May 2019

Project of the Week – Overland Trail Cabin

Project of the Week – Hillcrest House blog article
May 2019

Project of the Week – Hillcrest House

Home Improvement Challenge of the Week blog article
February 2019

Home Improvement Challenge of the Week

Project of the Week – Home Improvement blog article
February 2019

Project of the Week – Home Improvement

DIY Project of the Week – Dartboard Cupboard blog article
February 2019

DIY Project of the Week – Dartboard Cupboard

How to Save Money on Your Outdoor Projects blog article
February 2019

How to Save Money on Your Outdoor Projects

Project of the Week – Long Beach Residence blog article
January 2019

Project of the Week – Long Beach Residence

Project of the Week – Beach Haven Residence blog article
January 2019

Project of the Week – Beach Haven Residence

DIY Project Picks of the Month blog article
January 2019

DIY Project Picks of the Month

Tour the TOH 2018 Idea House and Get Inspired! blog article
November 2018

Tour the TOH 2018 Idea House and Get Inspired!

Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre blog article
November 2018

Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre

The Roofless House blog article
November 2018

The Roofless House

Project of the Week – ECCO Hotel & Conference Centre blog article
July 2018

Project of the Week – ECCO Hotel & Conference Centre

Project of the Week – Avocado Acres House blog article
June 2018

Project of the Week – Avocado Acres House

Project of the Week – Hoke Residence blog article
June 2018

Project of the Week – Hoke Residence

4 Ways to Rock a Real Cedar Shed blog article
May 2018

4 Ways to Rock a Real Cedar Shed

DIY plans for a modern outdoor sectional blog article
February 2018

DIY plans for a modern outdoor sectional

Project of the Week – Newberg Residence blog article
December 2017

Project of the Week – Newberg Residence

Five Reasons to Choose Cedar Siding Over Composites blog article
November 2017

Five Reasons to Choose Cedar Siding Over Composites

Five Reasons Cedar Makes Sense in the Snow blog article
November 2017

Five Reasons Cedar Makes Sense in the Snow

How To Use Western Red Cedar Inside Your Home blog article
October 2017

How To Use Western Red Cedar Inside Your Home

Three Cedar Projects in Three Days with Colin & Justin blog article
October 2017

Three Cedar Projects in Three Days with Colin & Justin

Urban sanctuary framed by Western Red Cedar blog article
October 2017

Urban sanctuary framed by Western Red Cedar

Knotty Vs. Clear Cedar – Which One Should You Use? blog article
September 2017

Knotty Vs. Clear Cedar – Which One Should You Use?

Wood Innovation and Design Centre – Beginning of the Timber Age blog article
August 2017

Wood Innovation and Design Centre – Beginning of the Timber Age

Project of the Week – Sea Bright House blog article
August 2017

Project of the Week – Sea Bright House

Project of the Week – Trefoil House blog article
August 2017

Project of the Week – Trefoil House

Why Use Western Red Cedar For Siding? blog article
August 2017

Why Use Western Red Cedar For Siding?

Why We Only Build With Western Red Cedar blog article
August 2017

Why We Only Build With Western Red Cedar

How to build an elevated Cedar lookout bench blog article
July 2017

How to build an elevated Cedar lookout bench

Free plans for a stylish dockside storage bench blog article
July 2017

Free plans for a stylish dockside storage bench

Build your own little cabin in the woods blog article
July 2017

Build your own little cabin in the woods

Five ways to create a defined outdoor space blog article
July 2017

Five ways to create a defined outdoor space

Architect Spotlight – Mikiten Architecture blog article
July 2017

Architect Spotlight – Mikiten Architecture

Three Trends to Watch From Cedar Book X blog article
June 2017

Three Trends to Watch From Cedar Book X

Project of the Week – West Hills blog article
June 2017

Project of the Week – West Hills

How to build a modern cedar dog house blog article
June 2017

How to build a modern cedar dog house

Easy DIY: How to build a garden privacy nook blog article
June 2017

Easy DIY: How to build a garden privacy nook

How to build a modern doghouse blog article
May 2017

How to build a modern doghouse

Three reasons cedar is the best environmental choice for your new deck blog article
April 2017

Three reasons cedar is the best environmental choice for your new deck

Easy DIY: How to Build a Portable Cooler Stand blog article
April 2017

Easy DIY: How to Build a Portable Cooler Stand

Trend to watch: Ebony-stained cedar blog article
April 2017

Trend to watch: Ebony-stained cedar

Easy DIY: How to build a modern outdoor cedar bench blog article
March 2017

Easy DIY: How to build a modern outdoor cedar bench

Trend to watch – Modern, knotty Western Red Cedar ceilings blog article
February 2017

Trend to watch – Modern, knotty Western Red Cedar ceilings

Project of the Week – 1200 Pennsylvania blog article
January 2017

Project of the Week – 1200 Pennsylvania

Pro of the Week – Neil Burke of BurkeWorks blog article
January 2017

Pro of the Week – Neil Burke of BurkeWorks

Project of the Week – The Burrows House blog article
December 2016

Project of the Week – The Burrows House

Project of the Week – Laurentian Ski Chalet blog article
December 2016

Project of the Week – Laurentian Ski Chalet

Project of the Week – Treehouse blog article
November 2016

Project of the Week – Treehouse

Book with Benefits blog article
November 2016

Book with Benefits

Home Tour – Retro Interior, Contemporary Exterior blog article
October 2016

Home Tour – Retro Interior, Contemporary Exterior

5 ways to prepare your outdoor living space for fall blog article
September 2016

5 ways to prepare your outdoor living space for fall

The Next Chapter blog article
August 2016

The Next Chapter

Sustainable Tour blog article
July 2016

Sustainable Tour

Creative Ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights blog article
July 2016

Creative Ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights

Architect Spotlight – RHA blog article
July 2016

Architect Spotlight – RHA

Pro of the Week – Studio North blog article
July 2016

Pro of the Week – Studio North

Elevate Your Garden Game With Planter Boxes blog article
April 2016

Elevate Your Garden Game With Planter Boxes

5 biggest myths about decking materials blog article
April 2016

5 biggest myths about decking materials

Coming to a (Small) Screen Near You! blog article
March 2016

Coming to a (Small) Screen Near You!

Project of the Week – The Diane Middlebrook Studios blog article
March 2016

Project of the Week – The Diane Middlebrook Studios

Project of the Week – Boathouse blog article
March 2016

Project of the Week – Boathouse

Project of the Week – CHS Field blog article
March 2016

Project of the Week – CHS Field

Project of the Week – Brother & Sister blog article
March 2016

Project of the Week – Brother & Sister

Project of the Week – Fenlon House blog article
October 2015

Project of the Week – Fenlon House

Project of the Week – TAKENO Nursery School blog article
October 2015

Project of the Week – TAKENO Nursery School

Project of the Week – Elizabeth II blog article
October 2015

Project of the Week – Elizabeth II

Winterize your outdoor living space in 5 easy steps blog article
September 2015

Winterize your outdoor living space in 5 easy steps

Deck Planning for Your New Hot Tub blog article
August 2015

Deck Planning for Your New Hot Tub

Project of the Week – Regent Park Aquatic Centre blog article
July 2015

Project of the Week – Regent Park Aquatic Centre

5 outdoor projects that will add value to your home blog article
July 2015

5 outdoor projects that will add value to your home

Project of the Week – Skidmore Passivhaus blog article
July 2015

Project of the Week – Skidmore Passivhaus

Project of the Week – North Lake Wenatchee blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – North Lake Wenatchee

Project of the Week – Rockhouse blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Rockhouse

Project of the Week – Stealth Cabin blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Stealth Cabin

Project of the Week – Brady Lane Residence blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Brady Lane Residence

Project of the Week – Floating House blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Floating House

Project of the Week – Red Rock House blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Red Rock House

Project of the Week – Case Inlet Retreat blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Case Inlet Retreat

Project of the Week – The Crow’s Nest Residence blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – The Crow’s Nest Residence

Project of the Week – Madison Park Tree House blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Madison Park Tree House

Project of the Week – Tree House blog article
June 2015

Project of the Week – Tree House

Project of the Week – House on Shookville Road blog article
May 2015

Project of the Week – House on Shookville Road

Project of the Week – Middle House blog article
May 2015

Project of the Week – Middle House

Project of the Week – Victoria Linklater Memorial School blog article
May 2015

Project of the Week – Victoria Linklater Memorial School

Pro of the Week – Stéphan Beaulieu blog article
April 2015

Pro of the Week – Stéphan Beaulieu

Project of the Week – Playhouse blog article
April 2015

Project of the Week – Playhouse

Project of the Week – Brooklyn Row House blog article
April 2015

Project of the Week – Brooklyn Row House

Pro of the Week – Andy Allenspach blog article
April 2015

Pro of the Week – Andy Allenspach

5 Essentials When Designing Your Backyard Oasis blog article
April 2015

5 Essentials When Designing Your Backyard Oasis

Project of the Week – Shuswap Cabin blog article
February 2015

Project of the Week – Shuswap Cabin

Project of the Week – Kinfolk blog article
February 2015

Project of the Week – Kinfolk

Project of the Week – Shotwell Residence blog article
February 2015

Project of the Week – Shotwell Residence

Project of the Week – US LAND PORT OF ENTRY blog article
January 2015

Project of the Week – US LAND PORT OF ENTRY

Project of the Week – Hillside House blog article
January 2015

Project of the Week – Hillside House

Project of the Week Interview – The Moor Market blog article
November 2014

Project of the Week Interview – The Moor Market

Project of the Week – Flood-Proof House blog article
November 2014

Project of the Week – Flood-Proof House

Project of the Week Interview – The Forum at Marvin Hall blog article
October 2014

Project of the Week Interview – The Forum at Marvin Hall

PROJECT OF THE WEEK – A BALMAIN PAIR blog article
October 2014

PROJECT OF THE WEEK – A BALMAIN PAIR

PROJECT OF THE WEEK – CASTLECRAG RESIDENCE blog article
October 2014

PROJECT OF THE WEEK – CASTLECRAG RESIDENCE

Project of the Week – Sugar Bowl blog article
October 2014

Project of the Week – Sugar Bowl

COLIN & JUSTIN SAVOR SUMMER IN STYLE blog article
September 2014

COLIN & JUSTIN SAVOR SUMMER IN STYLE

Project of the Week – Stackyard blog article
September 2014

Project of the Week – Stackyard

Project of the Week – Elwood Residence blog article
August 2014

Project of the Week – Elwood Residence

Featured Pro – Jimmy Williams blog article
August 2014

Featured Pro – Jimmy Williams

Pro of the Week – Glenna Partridge blog article
July 2014

Pro of the Week – Glenna Partridge

Project of the Week – Gulf Island Cabins blog article
June 2014

Project of the Week – Gulf Island Cabins

Project of the Week – Godden Cres blog article
June 2014

Project of the Week – Godden Cres

Project of the Week – Orandajima House blog article
June 2014

Project of the Week – Orandajima House

Project of the Week: JJ Bean – Woodward’s blog article
June 2014

Project of the Week: JJ Bean – Woodward’s

Project of the Week – Butte Residence blog article
May 2014

Project of the Week – Butte Residence

Project of the Week – Higgins Lake House blog article
May 2014

Project of the Week – Higgins Lake House

Project of the Week – Postcard House blog article
May 2014

Project of the Week – Postcard House

Project of the Week – Aptos Retreat blog article
April 2014

Project of the Week – Aptos Retreat

13 Wooded Wonders That Will Inspire You blog article
April 2014

13 Wooded Wonders That Will Inspire You

Project of the Week – House K blog article
April 2014

Project of the Week – House K

Project of the Week – James and Anne Robinson Nature Center blog article
April 2014

Project of the Week – James and Anne Robinson Nature Center

Project of the Week Interview – Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability blog article
March 2014

Project of the Week Interview – Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability

Project of the Week – Liard River Hot Springs blog article
March 2014

Project of the Week – Liard River Hot Springs

Project of the Week – North Lake Wenatchee blog article
March 2014

Project of the Week – North Lake Wenatchee

Project of the Week – Butterfly House blog article
February 2014

Project of the Week – Butterfly House

Project of the Week – Midvale Courtyard House blog article
January 2014

Project of the Week – Midvale Courtyard House

Pro of the Week – Meredith Heron blog article
November 2013

Pro of the Week – Meredith Heron

Builders’ Bible Praises the Benefits of Real Cedar’s New Website blog article
September 2013

Builders’ Bible Praises the Benefits of Real Cedar’s New Website

Inner Sanctums Get the Inside Track blog article
July 2013

Inner Sanctums Get the Inside Track

The Upside of Offering More Upgrades… blog article
July 2013

The Upside of Offering More Upgrades…

Western Red Cedar Determined Most Sustainable Building Material blog article
July 2013

Western Red Cedar Determined Most Sustainable Building Material

Life Giver’: A Building Material to be Revered Western Red Cedar Heritage Covers Centuries as Craftsman’s Choice blog article
July 2013

Life Giver’: A Building Material to be Revered Western Red Cedar Heritage Covers Centuries as Craftsman’s Choice

EPA Mandates New CCA-Treated Wood Regulations blog article
July 2013

EPA Mandates New CCA-Treated Wood Regulations

Building a Cedar Window Box in a Weekend blog article
July 2013

Building a Cedar Window Box in a Weekend

Gazebos: The Perfect Spot for Backyard Entertaining blog article
July 2013

Gazebos: The Perfect Spot for Backyard Entertaining

The New Living Room: Taking your deck to the next level blog article
July 2013

The New Living Room: Taking your deck to the next level

Prepare Your Deck for Winter and Take the Hard Work Out of Spring Cleaning blog article
July 2013

Prepare Your Deck for Winter and Take the Hard Work Out of Spring Cleaning

Cedar Vs. Composite Decking: Which One Should You Choose? blog article
July 2013

Cedar Vs. Composite Decking: Which One Should You Choose?

Why Love Western Red Cedar? Let Us Count the Ways blog article
July 2013

Why Love Western Red Cedar? Let Us Count the Ways

Container Water Gardens Add Tranquility to Outdoor Spaces blog article
July 2013

Container Water Gardens Add Tranquility to Outdoor Spaces

Bring Art and Structure to Your Garden: Pergolas add Space, Style and Elegance blog article
June 2013

Bring Art and Structure to Your Garden: Pergolas add Space, Style and Elegance