Decking, T&G, Molding, and more. We have
Cypress for all your needs.
Native to the South East united states Cypress is a
beautiful blond wood that can be used for a variety of
applications. We have been selling cypress for
decades and are one of the SE US larger suppliers.
Cypress is very stable. This helps it prevent warping
and cracking that would come from Pine or other woods. This
stability also allows it to readily accept paints and
Cypress's versatility is shown as it can be used outdoors as
a decking product or indoors applications such as paneling
Random photo of Cypress
Photo of Cypress stacks in the warehouse
Cypress 1x to the left
Pecky Cypress to the right
All our Cypress is kept in our warehouse under cover.
Technical Specs: Cypress,
Scientific Name: Taxodium distichum
Distribution: Southeastern United States
Tree Size: 100 ft (30 m) tall, 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m) trunk diameter
Average Dried Weight: 33 lbs/ft3 (525 kg/m3)
Janka Hardness: 510 lbf (2,270 N)
Color/Appearance: Color tends to be a light, yellowish
brown. Sapwood is nearly white. Some boards can have scattered
pockets of darker wood that have been attacked by fungi, which is
sometimes called pecky cypress.
Grain/Texture: Cypress has a
straight grain and a medium texture.
Rot Resistance: Younger trees
is only rated as moderately durable. Cypress contains
cypressene which is a natural preservative. Much of our
Cypress is Pressure Treated to lengthen and augment its durability.
Workability: Cypress is easy
to work with hand and machine tools. USE a sharp blade to prevent
lifting of the grain.