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Outdoor bench using laminated panel

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Re: Are Laminated Panels good for outdoor use?

Hello @Soledad 


What a fantastic idea! I don't know if anyone noticed but your project actually does triple duty. Not only does it cover the aircon exchange unit but protects it from the elements as well. Plus it serves as a spot for your BBQ! You've basically turned this area into a great spot to gather for a nice little picnic. To add extra protection to your beautiful creation, you can also cover it with tarp. The sun is the number one enemy of exposed timber. During those long hot summers where you don't use it, give it that extra protection and cover it up. Just the top of course we' don't want to choke the aircon exchange unit. Your bench top and BBQ will last longer and not get cooked in the sun. we look forward to your future creations and if we can help yo with your projects please post it here on workshop.




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