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Is polyurethane food safe for wood countertops? That is a question that I have come across so many times on the internet. Having beautiful wood countertops is a dream kitchen for most people. The last … [Read more...] about Is Polyurethane Food Safe For Wood Countertops?
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Have you ever purchased a 2x4 piece of lumber at the hardware store and started working on the project to realize that the 2x4 is not 2 inches by 4 inches. Are lumber companies trying to fool us into … [Read more...] about Why is a 2×4 not 2 Inches by 4 Inches? (Solved!)