This cedar paddle rack is a simple and efficient way to avoid the
tangle of oars and paddles on the dock. Inspired by the Great
Canadian Moose, this cedar paddle rack can hang at least
eight oars and
paddles of varying lengths and shapes. It is designed to be either
free-standing or to be installed over 2" steel dock posts. It is
finished with Danish oil.
Outside dimensions are 24" x 24" x 80" H.
This outdoor cedar planter is designed
to hold two large plant pots - up to 12" in diameter and 10" high. The planter
is a four-sided jointed box that sits on three legs placed across
its width. The legs support the sides and the faces of the box and
provides an internal lip to support two composite decking slats on which
the plant pots stand. Water draining from the pots or from rain will drain
between the slats and not pool around the cedar. It is finished with three coats of outdoor spar varnish.
Outside dimensions are 29" L x 13" W x 12" H.
Cedar Deck Box
The deck storage box
is designed with a capacity of twenty life jackets. The storage unit
is an arched hinged lidded box constructed from cedar frames with cedar panels.
The front, sides and rear panels are made from jointed rails and stiles
with jointed cedar slats. The fitted base is made using composite plastic
decking slats fitted with netting that provides water drainage and air circulation
to dry the jackets yet prevents insect or rodent entry. The hinged top
is crowned to shed water. Waterproof
glue, exterior screws and cedar hole plugs are used as the
box is intended for the outdoors. It is finished with three coats of
outdoor spar varnish.
Outside dimensions are 48" L x 30"
D x 34" H
Cedar Love Seat
This love seat is designed to be an eye-catching yet functional piece of
outdoor furniture that will comfortably seat two adults.
The seat has animal-like legs, the arm rests are shaped like balled fists while their supports
are shaped as tusks. The seat is lightly dished for comfort and the curves
are shaped from both solid and laminated pre-dimensioned cedar lumber.
Dowel joinery is used throughout - no nails or screws.
The seat is finished with three coats of outdoor spar varnish.
The seat measures 52" L x 22" W x 31" H.
Octagonal Cedar Gazebo
This all cedar octagonal gazebo measures 13 1/2
feet in diameter and is over 12 feet high. The
12:8 pitch roof is sheathed in cedar boards covered with cedar shakes. The
roof structure includes additional cripples and sub-rafters for strength
and rigidity under heavy snow load and strong winds.
The gazebo features a pegged floor arranged in a radiating diagonal pattern and
eight split panel sides. Each side panel is
crowned with a wooden arch and fully screened above and below the centre ledge with removable screens.
This allows for maximum air flow without impeding the view. The
screens are set into frames that allow removal and insertion by one person
without tools. The door, floor and eaves are also fully screened against mosquitos and black
flies. Entry is via one or both of the split doors. The structure is finished
with multiple coats of tinted exterior finish and the roof with a clear oil
Pictures showing the progressive construction of the gazebo can be seen here.
Floating Boat Dock
Made from Western Red Cedar and
composite plastic decking. The substantial framework, joisting and surrounding
skirts are in red cedar, while the inlaid decking is made from composite
planking that resists cracking and splitting. The 250 sq. ft. assembly
is supported on ten floatation "boxes" for a stable and buoyant structure
that supports the frame above the waterline. This means that no wood
is in contact with the water, preserving both the integrity and finish of
With the exception of the bolts for the corner brackets and mooring cleats,
there are no fasteners visible from the outside. This protects the integrity
of the skirts and gives the dock a clean, uninterrupted look. The cedar
frame is sealed with three coats of spar varnish.
Mooring cleats provides space for up to 6 boats.
Made from Western Red Cedar and composite plastic decking.
All framework, joisting and surrounding skirts are in red cedar, while
the inlaid decking is made from composite planking that is splinter free
and does not require regular maintenance. The 64 sq. ft. deck is supported
on four floatation "boxes" that lifts all wood from the water. The
platform is sealed with three coats of spar varnish.
Made from Western Red Cedar these steps provide a smooth and low angled
transition between two gardens. The low rise angle allows for wide and
deep treads with low step height; well appreciated by young children and
Cedar Potting Table
Made from Western Red Cedar the potting table consists of a jointed
frame - for strength without "clank" - with recessed main work surface,
lower shelf and two curved upper shelves. A lid in the main surface
opens for access to two removable plastic bins, ideal for earth and potting
compound. The table is finished in three coats of spar varnish.
Made from Western Red Cedar throughout, the planter is an open
frame with an adjustable platform that allows you to set its height so that
you can display your favourite large indoor or outdoor plants.
The planter consists of a jointed frame with open slatted sides for
strength and durability and wide legs that provide stability for even the
heaviest plants. The size of the planter can be scaled to accommodate
from the smallest cactus display to the "largest Aspidistra in the world".
The planter is finished with a warm dark red stain that shows off the
cedar's grain and sealed with three coats of spar varnish.