Can cedar be used for cutting boards?

Answer Cedar wood makes a good cutting board for the kitchen. While harder woods, like maple and cherry, are more customary, cedar and white cedar boards are available. Cedar is also used in the kitchen f... Read More »

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Can you use cedar boards for flooring?

Cedar wood is a very good timber for EXTERNAL cladding etc. It is also looks good internally too; makes a nice feature. The problem is; it far too soft to use as flooring. I use this timber from... Read More »

Can pine be used for cutting boards?

Many wood cutting boards are made out of soft pine or maple wood. The natural oil found in pine can serve as a disinfectant for the bacteria that may gather on the cutting board from various foods... Read More »

Can redwood be used for cutting boards?

For food preparation, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recommends solid wood cutting boards, such as those made of maple and other tight-grained hardwoods. Redwood is a softwood ... Read More »

How to Renew Cutting Boards?

There is an ongoing debate over which type of cutting board is safer and best to use: wood or plastic. Regardless of which kind of cutting board you've chosen for your kitchen, there are ways to re... Read More »