Timber: Surface Treatments

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Surface Treatments

Surface treatments are what the surface of the wood requires in order to be rectified or made to be normal.

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  • Can be applied to fill holes or knots in the wood.
  • Some additional sanding may be necessary.
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  • A scraper can scrape fine shavings away from wood which is useful when fitting drawers into cabinets.
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  • Simply sanding can reduce any imperfections that may be present.

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