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How to seal cuts and preserve outdoor bench?

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How to seal cuts and preserve outdoor bench?

Hi this is my first post.

I am building a outdoor bench seat and have purchased Sienna Micro Pro sleepers for the build. I just wanted to know do I need one product to treat the cut ends to stop termites etc, and another to paint onto finish bench to protect from moisture etc.

Could you give me your suggestions on what products to use.

    Regards Jim

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Re: Sealing cuts and Preserving outdoors

Hey @Jim57 welcome to Workshop and thanks for posting it's great that you have come on here to ask.


The following product is designed to retreat sleepers


As for sealing the final project something like the following an outdoor timber oil will repel moisture you will need to retreat it annually though with like any product that is external.

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Re: How to seal cuts and preserve outdoor bench?

Welcome to the Bunnings Workshop community @Jim57. It's wonderful to have you join us, and many thanks for your question about preserving cut treated timber.


It's great to see you've already received excellent advice from the knowledgeable @CSParnell. He's provided you with two exceptional products which will suit your needs perfectly.


Please keep us updated on your project, and don't forget to post some pictures of your bench once you're finished.




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