So many stories pertaining wood restoration. A lot of controversy relating to wood restoration, including how to do it and what is necessary under what circumstances. Government, associations, organization and notable agencies have demonstrated that there is so much to be considered when you are working with wood.
Each wood has its hardness or softness, a specific gravity, color range, a unique grain, a thermal dynamic, a moisture content, a porosity, a density, oils, sap, pitch, tannins, lignin, and resins. Wood also has specific characteristics which indicate its age, decomposition rate, cracking, weathering, shrinking rate, warping, and cupping.
Wood has owned its usefulness due to its characteristics. Understanding the attributes of wood, such as structures, furniture and tools will make a good result with this material.
You need knowledge before becomes a carpenter, craftsman or wood supplier. Having knowledge about wood characteristics will help you to understand what to expect from the material and determine a suitability for many types of structures.
The key to making a good woodworking result is a technical knowledge that would indicate that there is much to know about it and in essence. Technical being an applied science, profession, art, or craft, and it helps you to become skilled with sufficient practices. The technique is the tool of skill in the knowledge. Restoring wood needs knowledge and skill.
Wood restoration requires a knowledge apart from wood which is chemistry. We must learn about the types of coatings, preservatives, colorants, resins used in wood restoration, finishes, sealers, mildewcides, fungicides, and oils.
Identification of these present or missing gives us the information we need. You will know what to expect from what is present when such factors like climate, environment, and nature also affect the quality of wood.
The variety of chemicals is quite wide, especially for wood restoration. Wood restoration has specific uses and end results. Professionals use chemicals specifically designed and tailorable to the demands of a wood restoration technician.
If you are not qualified, it can be dangerous to use them. Woodworking need qualification such as education, training, certification (if you have) and experience.
Good woodworking resulted from experience and thorough understanding of the chemical used. It is important to give the customer the best result and satisfaction.