Wall Manual

This document will help you with the installation and maintenance of your cedar shake and shingle walls.

The pages of this manual are available in PDF format files, and in a hard copy (imperial version only).

Click here to download the entire sidewall manual - imperial version,  March 2015 edition.

Click here to download the entire sidewall manual - metric version,  March 2015 edition.

(note these are not high resolution printer files)


Table of Contents
Page #
Topic
Imperial
Metric
00 Introduction
About This Manual, Exterior & Interior Walls Construction Manual, CSSB History,
Certi-labelTM Products, Approved Installer Guidelines, Application Note, Product Warranty
 
01 Certi-LabelTM Western Red Cedar Products
Certigrade® Western Red Cedar Shingles, Certi-label Western Cedar Shakes
 
02 Certi-LabelTM Western Cedar Products
Specialty Certi-labelTM Western Cedar Sidewall ProductsCerti-Cut Shingles, Sidewall Carton Packaging Example
 
03 Certi-LabelTM Western Cedar Products
Specialty Certi-labelTM Western Cedar Sidewall Products, Certi-labelTM Sidewall Application Tips
 
04 Exterior New Wall Construction
Design & Application Details
 
05 Sidewall Fastener Guidelines
Nails, Staples
 
06 Exterior New Wall Construction
Single Coursing
 
07 Exterior New Wall Construction
Double Coursing
 

08

Exterior New Wall Construction
Double Coursing
 

09

Exterior New Wall Construction
Staggered Butt Crossing
 
10 Exterior Over-wall and Re-wall Construction
Re-walling, Over-walling, Over Beveled Siding, Over Masonry or Foam Sheathing, Over Stucco
 
11 Interior Wall Construction
Design & Application Details
 
12 Sidewall Application Guidelines
Design & Application Details, Sidewall Guidelines
 
13 Sidewall Finishing
Exterior Finishes, Types, Stains, Extractive Bleeding
 
14 Sidewall Coverage Table
Coverage Guidelines, Product Coverage Calculations
 
15 Sidewall Coverage Table
Single Coursing
 
16 How to Read a Certi-LabelTM
Label Diagram