On a previous post I showed how our front fence could be used to work out which way North and South are.

The Problem with painting one bit of woodwork is that it becomes the job you “wish you’d never started”.
It all seems worth it when it rains.

When wood is newly treated, it looks great when you get a shower and the water pools on the newly waterproofed surface.
bench treated with teak oil

It looks spectacular when there’s a proper downpour on a decent surface of recently treated wood.

heavy rain on treated decking