Black Wood Bench – As the name suggests, tree benches install around tree trunks to provide additional seating areas in the garden, improve function and provide additional appeal. Wood is of course the most popular choice for tree benches because it creates the appearance of tree extensions. Unfortunately, most wood species cannot withstand extreme external conditions without protection and then they last for two decades. But there are types of wood that do not need protection from external conditions and can last a lifetime – teak.
Teak is tropical hardwood which is one of the best ingredients for all types of garden furniture including tree benches because it is naturally resistant to weather effects and is not subject to termites. This is due to the fact that natural oils make the barrier protect. The wood from the effects of rain, ultraviolet light, changes in temperature. And other weather elements and repel wood-eating insects. As a result, teak benches do not need to treat with all types of protectors or protective paint and can left outdoors throughout the year.
Besides being very durable, teak is also highly valued with its unique aesthetic appeal. That gives a touch of luxury and prestige gardens. However, the original color of yellowish brown eventually turned into silvery gray. The so-called reporting process is normal for teak and has no effect on resilience and physical characteristics. In addition, many consider old teak to look more beautiful. It is possible to delay teak ash with regular maintenance with teak or teak corn. But most teak garden furniture brands recommend the care of teak furniture, especially with teak oil.