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Advice with a clear exterior wood varnish to protect cut logs please??

Posted: 10/05/2014 at 07:36

Thanks for the replies folks, I was kicking myself when I read the word preservative as I just couldn't think of the word when I wrote last reply.

I shall look for some of the ronseal clear as I find their products fairly reliable.

Cheers Again!

Advice with a clear exterior wood varnish to protect cut logs please??

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 19:48

Hi there, thanks a lot for taking the time to reply.  We were hoping to keep the logs just as their natural colour so wanted to use a clear sealant, is there such a thing as exterior clear stain/sealant please?

Advice with a clear exterior wood varnish to protect cut logs please??

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 17:32

Hi All

 

We are doing up our front garden and instead of paving it we have got hold of a whole tree trunk which we have had cut into log discs, dried out and we are going to use these as circle patterns instead of paving stones.

To ensure these logs last a good while I want to protect them using a varnish or treatment of somekind, can anyone recommend some clear wood varnish that would do a good job of this please?   I am not working so cannot afford mega expensive stuff, maybe £30 max if poss.

Many Thanks in advance for any help! Hope you have all had a lovely bank holiday weekend.

Help ID my plant please???

Posted: 23/04/2014 at 08:13

Thanks all, that has helped lots!

Help ID my plant please???

Posted: 22/04/2014 at 10:37

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42971.jpg?width=652&height=350&mode=max

 Hi All

Please can you tell me what plant this is?  It was kindly given to us by a neighbour when they moved house, I want to plant it in the garden but I need to know more about how to care for it first.

Many Thanks for any help you can offer!

Advice on small plant for our bathroom please?

Posted: 29/11/2013 at 20:33

Thanks all, Maidenhair fern it is then!  

Advice on small plant for our bathroom please?

Posted: 27/11/2013 at 20:53

Hi all

We would like a plant for our bathroom windowsill and have a small container (tiny french bucket) that we would like to plant it in. Can anyone recommend something fairly small, container is only about 6" x 6" so the plant would need to not grow much, it would need to put up with only a small amount of light and obviously condensation and heat that come with bathroom.

any suggestions peeps please? 

What should first shoots of box plants look like please?

Posted: 01/11/2013 at 07:20

Hi nutcutlet, they were in the fridge for a month before i put them in propagator On windowsill.

What should first shoots of box plants look like please?

Posted: 31/10/2013 at 15:34

Ok thanks, i have got rid of the grass bits, how long do buxus seeds usually take to come throug? kept on a nice sunny windowsill in a plastic container.

What should first shoots of box plants look like please?

Posted: 31/10/2013 at 12:03

I have had some box plant seeds growing in a container on my windowsill for 2 weeks and there are approx 5 shoots coming through, they just look like blades of grass at the moment, are these the actual box plant or weeds?  Any help would be great thanks.

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