Wood Cookie Angle

By |2020-03-30T16:07:19-06:00March 30th, 2020|Blog, Preservation Solutions, Testimonials, Wood Products, Wood Treatment|

"I used your product and this is the finished product. Even though it did crack a little as you can see it already had a few issues. That is why I had to cut the tree down. The deformity looked like an Angle to me so I decided to save it. I feel the [...]

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Treating and Stabilizing Birch Wood

By |2017-04-25T02:59:23-06:00June 28th, 2016|Blog, Wood Treatment|

Birch wood is a popular wood to work with and Pentacryl (or Wood Juice) will stabilize it effectively. Due to the soft bark, we have found that the birch wood absorbs Pentacryl into this area more readily than other types of wood. This extra absorption plus the lighter color, will leave the bark slightly darker. [...]

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Beloved Williams College Campus Tree Preserved with Pentacryl

By |2017-04-25T02:59:23-06:00October 2nd, 2015|Blog, Wood Treatment|

When Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, had to remove a large fallen sugar maple tree from their campus grounds, they wanted a means to preserve the wood slices - or "wood cookies", for display. They chose to treat the large hewn cookies with Pentacryl, a wood stabilizer that will keep the wood from cracking or [...]

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Pinterest Favorites: Wood Slices or “Cookies”

By |2017-04-25T02:59:23-06:00September 11th, 2015|Blog, Pentacryl, Wood Treatment|

We love all of the Wood Slices projects that we've been finding on Pinterest. From Buttons to Garden Paths, Table Tops to Coasters, Wedding Decor to Holiday Ornaments, Wood Slices - or Wood "Cookies" - are very popular for crafting right now. Add a touch of the outdoors to your table, some country rustic decor [...]

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Elm Tree Table Treated with Pentacryl

By |2017-04-25T02:59:24-06:00February 5th, 2015|Blog, Testimonials, Wood Products, Wood Treatment|

A customer story: from Neil in Detroit, MI In the summer of 2012, a large Elm tree was cut down. I asked the tree crew to cut a slice (about 50" diam and 5" thick) at the very base just because it looked interesting. Then I investigated several methods of preservation (PEG, etc.) and discovered [...]

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