Cypress Grades

Wood grain in a golden honey Color

Cypress Grade rules are outlined in the Rules for the Measurement and Inspection of Hardwood & Cypress from the National Hardwood Lumber Association. Grades are according to use, manufacture, size and moisture content.


They include…

Finish grades: Select and “D”

Commons: No. 1, No. 2, No. 3

Shop grades: No. 1, No. 2

Peck grades: No. 1, No. 2

Timbers: No. 1, No. 2, No. 3


The Finish grades are of the highest quality and should be specified for any appearance application.


General dimensions are …

Thicknesses: 4/4 through 16/4

Widths: 4 to 12 inches

Lengths: 6 to 16 feet


For more information on cypress grades, please open this PDF.

No. 2 Grade