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How to Finish Birch Plywood

Birch plywood is an inexpensive wood that is great for making furniture. But, extra preparation work is needed when you are staining this type of plywood.

High Humidity Care for Your Outdoor Wood

Is your outdoor wood split, rough, discolored and ugly?

How to Wash Steel Siding

Some of the problems with your building's or home’s steel siding are oxidation and corrosion.

How to Repair Fiber Cement Siding

Fiber cement siding looks like wood, but it's actually a tough, industrial-material alternative that’s waterproof, fire-proof insect-resistant, making it a popular choice wth homeowners.

Advantages of Using Cedar Lumber

There are many advantages to using cedar lumber. While cedar lumber costs more than many other kinds of wood it can make the extra cost worth it.

Cheap Natural Cleaning Tips for Your Vinyl Siding

Use any of these three products to keep your vinyl siding looking good.

Explaining the Different Types of Fiberboard Density

Fiberboard is engineered wood sheets this article will explain how the types can vary and how it can change the project it's used for.

Marine Plywood vs Exterior Plywood

Plywood graded C-D or CDX is often mistaken for exterior plywood but is not approved by the APA for outdoor exposure.

How to Care for Teak Wood

Teak wood is native to Southeast Asia. It is durable, hardy, attractive and highly resistant to weather conditions.

How to Refinish Mahogany Furniture

Refinishing furniture is not a difficult job to do as long as you have patience, especially when you are refinishing mahogany furniture.

Tips for Caring for Mahogany Wood

Mahogany wood is an expensive, valuable wood material that is used to make furniture, cabinetry, decks, sculptures, and floors.

Cleaning Mahogany Wood

All you need to know to keep your mahogany doors and furniture clean.

Staining Rough Cut Lumber

Staining rough cut lumber is a fantastic way to beautify its surface. It's a task that can easily be undertaken with a helpful instructional guide and a few basic staining tools.

How to Stain White Pine Lumber

Staining white pine lumber involves more effort on your part since it is not that easy to stain as compared to other types of wood.

6 Tips for Painting and Staining Maple Lumber

Maple lumber has a beautiful wood grain and is a popular choice for cabinets and furniture in the home.

5 Advantages of Using Birch Plywood

Birch plywood is a popular fine-grained wood. Here are five great reasons to use it.