Help identifying wood siding

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Old 08-11-17, 07:40 PM
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Help identifying wood siding

Any thoughts on what type of wood this siding could be? It's on a house (built in 1999) in middle Tennessee.

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Old 08-11-17, 08:03 PM
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The grain looks a lot like cedar. Might be locally milled, assuming its real wood, not an engineered product. Hard to tell from just a picture, you would need a cross section, and maybe pictures from farther away so we can get the big picture. Size and thickness, etc.
 
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I agree, most likely cedar unless it was milled locally.
 
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Here's another not that great picture from further away, unfortunately I don't have a pic that's a bit closer, but not too close. Thanks.

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Looks like cedar. ...............
 
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Do they ever use cypress down there, mark?
 
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Ya, but not often. I don't recall ever staining more than 2 houses with cypress siding. Couldn't count the ones with cedar siding
 
 

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