Cedar is a timber full of natural beauty thats tested in the harshest of climates. Cedar Shingles are an excellent roof cladding and have many benefits which include durability, exceptional insulation and low maintenance. The natural texture and aesthetic beauty of Cedar is what make them so desirable. Shingles can be easily used in new construction as well as renovations. Cutek penetrating oil is recommended and will help increase stability and longevity of the shingles, if Cutek is not available other penetrating wood oils are recommended.