Plum Creek Adirondack Bench
The Plum Creek Adirondack Bench is full of features that make it a durable comfortable and beautiful piece to enjoy on your deck or patio. Constructed of cypress wood this bench is designed for the outdoors rot-resistant and insect-repellent. It features a straight back and contoured seat for great comfort and spinal support. Wide armrests give you a convenient place to set your drink. Choose from four finishes all of which are light so that the wood's naturally beauty can still shine through. Designed for two people this bench has a 400 lb. weight capacity.About Cypress WoodCypress is a beautiful distinctive and durable wood that assures years of trouble-free satisfaction and its uses reflect that. In addition to rugged outdoor furniture cypress is regularly used in building construction posts beams decks docks porch flooring greenhouses and siding. Because of its durability cypress can be used in many of the same products as cedar and redwood. The reason for this durability is natural preservative oil known as cypressine which gives the wood resistance to insect attack and rot.Cypress is all but indestructible. It is a close-grain wood that resists checking and warping and it is long-lasting as well as weather-resistant. Cypress can be easily painted and it holds paint longer than other wood. If you choose to paint this product you should use an exterior oil-based primer (white or gray) followed by an exterior oil or latex paint of your choice. If you choose to have the product remain natural you should apply a natural oil-based stain or preservative annually or as needed. Note: Cypress is a dense wood and the drying process may take several days depending on humidity and temperature. Small cracks called weather checking may appear in the wood. This is a natural process and will not affect the useful life of this product.