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How to Extend Your Wooden Lawn Furniture’s Life

By: Joe Truini
Joe Truini

Joe Truini loves wooden lawn furniture, and he has a way to help preserve it.

Plastic lawn furniture may require less maintenance, but it’s hard to beat natural wood’s beauty.

There’s just one disadvantage: when wooden furniture’s legs dig into the ground, there’s the potential for blistered paint, water staining and even rotting.

But here’s the solution: use epoxy to seal the bottom of each leg.

Watch the video to learn more.

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How to Extend Your Wooden Lawn Furniture’s Life