The look and protection of cedar has always made it a quality choice for high-end homes.
Wood roofing actually adds to the structural strength of your roof, rather than simply adding weight, making it highly desirable in earth-quake prone areas. Cedar is a natural insulator.
Apart from practical benefits, cedar wood for roofs makes for a very attractive type of wood roofing.
Both the shakes and shingles display the natural honey and cinnamon tones, and later mature to a seasoned and distinguished-looking silvery grey.