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Cigar Ashtray

Key Aspects to Ponder When Selecting a Cigar Ashtray

A cigar ashtray transcends mere accessory status; it embodies an indispensable element of an indulgent smoking encounter. The vast array of choices available can make the process of selecting the ideal cigar ashtray a daunting task. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the fundamental aspects to consider when handpicking a cigar ashtray that

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Live Edge Wood

5) Important Factors To Know Before Purchasing Live Edge Wood

Live edge slabs are an increasingly popular choice for woodworking projects, offering a unique and organic aesthetic not found in regular lumber products. But before you head off to your local wood shop in search of high-quality live edge slabs, there are a few key factors you should consider. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at what makes live edge slabs so special and the important questions you should ask yourself before making a purchase.

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Live Edge Wood

What to consider when choosing a live edge table

Live edge tables are a unique and beautiful choice when it comes to furniture. Not only do they look stunning, but they also bring the outdoors inside with their rustic charm. Live edge tables have become increasingly popular in recent years due to their natural beauty and versatility. But what exactly is a live edge

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Live Edge Wood

How Much Does Live Edge Wood Cost

THE LIVE EDGE SLAB CREATION PROCESS “Live edge” refers to a cut of wood that doesn’t have finished edges. Unlike other types of wood and planed boards that are cut to specific dimensions and sanded down, the slabs are practically the same as when you cut them from the tree. They maintain their forest beauty by preserving

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Types of Wood

What is Live Edge Wood & How Much Does it Cost?

Write an article about how Live Edge Bars, Tables, and Coffee Tables are all the rage right now. They are a hot commodity for a good reason- their natural beauty and unique character set them apart from all other furniture pieces. If you’re thinking of adding one of these pieces to your home, be sure to read this first!

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8) Easy Steps to Pouring Epoxy for your Live Edge Wood project

Adding Epoxy to your Live Edge Wood project In this guide, we will teach you how to take a piece of wood that is beautiful but not square and make it usable.  We will learn how to fill holes from bugs (or rot) that would otherwise make your table unusable and finally, we will talk

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Quality of Wood

Are Wooden Surfaces Safe for Food, or Are They Toxic for Meals?

A common question that we hear is, are wooden surfaces safe for food? As organic materials that receive chemical treatments, it’s a valid concern to have. While we can’t speak for all studios, Makers Woodshop ensures that our furniture is safe. Each piece receives treatment with proper drying and storage methods that we have relied

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Caring for Wood

8 Helpful Tips to Protect Wood Tables for Outdoor Use

Many people purchase outdoor furniture without knowing how to maintain it. Unless you know how to properly protect wood tables and chairs, they will quickly damage and splinter. Since these furniture items stay outside, they’re continually exposed to the elements every day and night. Eventually, even the most expensive pieces will warp and wear out.

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Types of Wood

Dimensional Lumber vs. Live Edge Wood

When you’re new to the world of woodworking, you might feel overwhelmed by your choices. One of the most confusing things is learning the difference between dimensional lumber vs. live edge wood. Both types of lumber have their pros and cons, as well as specific jobs. When you try and use the wrong piece for

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