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When choosing your garden furniture should you decide on to opt for wooden garden furniture,
you will want to decide on the look you wish your garden furniture to have before the purchase
is done. Do you want a painted finish, or do you prefer a stained or natural finish? There are
many different types of wood utilized in the making of wooden garden furniture such as Brazilian
cherry, cedar, mahogany, teak, eucalyptus, alder, cypress, pine and shorea. There are more
tropical woods utilized in the making of wooden garden furniture. Most of the woods used are a
hardwood except for pine. Pine is one of the softer woods available and can be used to make
wooden garden furniture when pressure treated. You might want to ask your garden furniture
retailer concerning the best type of wood for your particular use.


Woods like Brazilian Cherry, Cedar, Mahogany and Teak just to name a few are appealing with
their natural finish. Alder is good-looking with its natural finish, but also takes paint and stain
perfectly. Cypress has superb paint retention. If you like colours a good paint job can offer you,
you will want to take into account wooden garden furniture produced from this kind of wood.
Pine although a softer wood will easily take a stain of any color. A few woods take on a rustic
look from being seasoned with time and weather. If you don't like this look for your lawn or
garden, you might want to see if measures might be taken to prevent this part of the aging
process or go with a different wood for your wooden garden furniture. Each kind of wood has its
own unique qualities that you will want to take into account prior to making your choice on the
type of wood. A few woods have a natural resistance to splintering, shrinking, and cracking,
while some other woods have a natural resistance to decay and splitting. Other woods have a
natural resistance to weather conditions among others are resistant to rot and bugs. Most
woods are tough and have the ability to last twenty to thirty years, some with little care and
maintenance.


Wood garden furniture is made into the same type of pieces seen in garden furniture made from
other materials. The styles used in creating wooden garden furniture are pretty straight forward
and timeless. Because wooden garden furniture has a timeless look and quality about it, it will
rarely go out of style. Wooden garden furniture seems to have a durable elegance that lasts for
generation after generation. It would be a good idea to find a permanent spot for your wooden
garden furniture, since wooden garden furniture is heavy and not easily moved. You may also
want to consider garden furniture covers to protect your wooden garden furniture.


Purchasing wooden garden furniture will be a great investment for the future of your family. To
safeguard your investment, check with your wooden garden furniture retailer to find out the
steps required to the care and upkeep of your investment.


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