Tag Archives: L.R. Woodworking

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How to Make a Small Patio Appear Larger

  It’s difficult to use a patio to its full potential when it’s small relative to the rest of the home. One option is to physically expand the patio, but another option is to apply decorating and design techniques to make it appear larger. Granted, the latter isn’t going to increase the size of your […]

Finished Adirondack Chairs

Choosing the Best Finish Option for your Outdoor Furniture

Unfinished or Finished with an Exterior Sealer…That is the question…   Lets start with Unfinished:   Western Red Cedar when left out in the elements will eventually turn that silvery grey color.  It will get some surface cracks (called checking) but structurally will withstand the elements.  Depending on the exposure, you should get 8-12 years […]