Building Wood and Lumber Oozing Sap
Lumber and wood products that have not been heat treated or kiln dried can leak sticky sap for a period of time. This can be very frustrating if this is happening on your building project. This is a guide about building wood and lumber oozing sap.
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We have a wooden fire surround and the wood has not been sealed and therefore it oozes sap continuously. What can I do to stop this?
Soope from St. Frichoux, France
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October 8, 20080 found this helpful
I think painting the area with clear shellac. Try it in a inconspicuous place first to see if it works.
October 9, 20080 found this helpful
Thanks for that Harry i will see if it works