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 online, in PDF format files, and in a hard copy (imperial version only).

Click here to download the full Wall Manual, updated November, 2013.

Click here to download the full Metric Version of the Wall Manual.


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