Construction Heart Grade | California Redwood
Specifying Construction Heart Grade Redwood Lumber.
According to the Redwood Inspection Service standards, “This is an excellent heartwood grade recommend for uses around the home, garden and general construction. It shall have mostly heartwood except an occasional piece with sapwood showing on one side of the corner of the board. This shall be graded from the best face. Some characteristics of this lumber are knots~tight either sound or unsound, spike knots, stain, crook, cup, shake, and some splits.”
Other Available Board Grades
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- Clear All Heart Vertical Grain Is the finest grade of Redwood. It is all heartwood and the graded face of each piece is free of knots.
- Clear All Heart Mixed Grain Flat Grained
- Aye Clear
- B Heart
- Construction Heart An appearance grade with beautiful characteristics.