Properties of pinewood

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Comments (0) / July 16, 2015 /

Pinewood is commonly used in the manufacture of items of furniture and cabins.

The properties of pinewood make it a desired material for many applications, those of which can be seen below.

Colour

The inner portion of the pine, otherwise known as the heartwood, will have a fairly light colour and is the most common type of pinewood that is used in construction. Pine will range from the lightest yellow to a light red-brown, and because the colours are a part of the neutral spectrum which allows them to blend nicely with the outdoors and other surrounding elements.

Strength and durability

One of the selling points of pinewood is its strong structure despite such a lightweight material. Pine also has other properties dependent on the wood, as an example, white pine is also resistant to shrinking, warping, cracking and swelling. To keep pine in its prime condition, ensure to use a protector over the top.

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