Our pine furniture is made of northern white pine harvested from
sustainable managed forests located within the Adirondack Park. White pine is a
strong, yet extremely light and durable wood. Pine chairs
offer a great value due to the abundance of the wood. Properly
sealed, you can expect years of comfort and enjoyment from an inexpensive
Cedar is a fantastic value that provides a lifetime of enjoyment. An stain/sealant should be applied to enhance the natural rot
resistance of the wood. Left unstained, cedar will weather to a
silvery gray color. You can choose to use a Clear Coat sealant to
allow the natural aging process to occur. The wood is extremely
light and very strong. Cedar is rather unaffected by humidity,
making it a natural choice for outdoor furniture.
Cedar is to checking, a process whereby
shrinking wood will show splits. You may notice this in overhead
beams, that show splits. This is not a defect and does not undermine
the strength of the wood, but is a natural process.