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Forum topic by Kwit posted 06-01-2013 03:16 PM 574 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Kwit

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06-01-2013 03:16 PM

I’m building a fence with 1×6x6 cedar pickets attached to PTframing

Everywhere I read it is “no maintenance”

So is it a bonus if I seal it ? Will I get the “wet” look to stay with it ?

What’s everyones experience/opinions??

Thanks

-- don't talk about it - be about it


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redSLED

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#1 posted 06-01-2013 03:23 PM

The usual marketing garbage. Same goes for “maintenance-free batteries” and “self-cleaning ovens”.

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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bbc557ci

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#2 posted 06-01-2013 03:36 PM

Yep…it might/probably will do the twist & warp after being exposed to the elements for a season or two. May crack a bit, and will definately take on that “weathered” look.

-- Bill, central NY...no where near the "big apple"

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