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Project by woodman1962 posted 04-10-2011 09:48 PM 1433 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a job that i had done a couple of years back.Had already built a fence around their vegetable garden it turned out nice so when this fence was rotting they called me first to see if i could fix it for them.It was only 3 years old and 1/2 of the fence was completely gone.The right side of that yard stayed wet due to the sprinklers and shady all day long.(I guess that is the reason it rotted so quick).They wanted the new part built out of Pressure treated pine.I told them that it was hard to make it look the same but I think that it turned out pretty good I always wish that i had done something different somewhere along the line.I guess that is all part of learning

-- jjhollyawc@yahoo.com





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Beginningwoodworker

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#1 posted 04-10-2011 10:38 PM

Nice looking arbour!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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jcees

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#2 posted 04-11-2011 04:14 AM

Great stuff, mon ami. Really nice design. I’m assuming that you made it formerly from untreated pine?

always,
J.C.

-- When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. -- John Muir

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woodman1962

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#3 posted 04-11-2011 12:13 PM

The first time it was built it was out of cedar and they had a cabinet shop build it.I was told that it lasted about 3 years that way and then started to rot.When i rebuilt it he wanted out of P.T. pine.thanks for th nice comments they are greatly appreciated have a good day

-- jjhollyawc@yahoo.com

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#4 posted 04-11-2011 08:12 PM

Wow woodman. Fantastic.

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