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Choosing rot resistant wood

Although there are certain wood that are more rot resistant than other wood, no wood is rot or insect proof. Insects and rot (mold, fungus etc) love soft wood, such as pine, fir (douglas fir), and other white woods. Here are a few options of the more rot resistant wood you can choose for your next home project. Rot resistant wood Mahogany ($) Mahogany (Sapele & African Mahogany) is extremely dense, usually tight grained, and very hard. Insects do…

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