The Durability of Cedar Wood?

Answer You have probable seen a cedar-lined blanket or hope chest, or cedar closet lining. This wood is used in areas that store perishable items, such as clothing and keepsakes, because of its superior d... Read More »

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Comparison of Fir & Cedar Wood for a Wood Fence?

Wood fences are exposed to both hot and cold weather, are regularly wet and come in contact with the ground. These conditions encourage decay and insect attack in most woods, making them unsuitable... Read More »

How to Age Cedar Wood?

Cedar is a light weight soft wood that is naturally resistant to moisture, decay and insects. Cedar will turn a natural grey over time as it is exposed to the elements. Rain and sun will help to bl... Read More »

Cedar Wood and Termites?

In cartoons, you just hear the word "termites" and suddenly there is a swarm of insects that devour, piranha-like, all the wood in sight within seconds. The reality is a slower process, though some... Read More »

How to Paint Cedar Wood?

A durable and stable wood, cedar's uses include house siding and furniture. Cedar wood is water resistant making it less susceptible to dry rot. A 100 percent acrylic paint is best suited for cedar... Read More »