Watkins and Cabot ...
A partnership of quality color finishing applied under the most stringent, controlled conditions.
Cabot Factory Finish™ is specifically formulated for the machine-finishing process and the application to wood siding prior to installation. This state-of-the-art coating provides wood products with maximum protection. Ideal for new cedar siding, Watkins Factory Finish cedar sidewall shingles are tintable to unlimited custom colors. Cabot Factory Finish™ is available in environmental 100% acrylic or traditional oil based paints and stains. Double-coat 100% acrylic Factory Finish comes with a 15 year warranty.


Solid Cabot Wood Paint Stain for shingles

Factory Finish (Solid)

Semi-Solid Cabot Wood Paint Stain for wood shingles


Semi-Transparent Cabot Wood Paint Stain for shingles


Clear Coat Cabot Wood Stain for cedar shingles

Clear Solutions

Finished Siding Benefits:

  • IU.V. Protected, Water Repellant & Mildew Resistant
  • Pre-painted or stained cedar shingles save both time and labor costs
  • No costly scheduling, weather or seasonal delays
  • No overspray, dripping, splattering or clean-up problems
  • The job site is neat and the product looks finished immediatley
  • No color variation, lap marks, shrink lines, streaking or dirt pick-up


Download Brochure

sidewall, siding, fancy-butt, certi-cut, cedar shingles

Contact us today to inquire about our Factory Finish, pre-painted sidewall shingles for your home or project.

Back to Products Page