House Signs made using Chestnut Wood

chestnut tree

Chestnut wood is an excellent material to use for a house sign as it is rich in tannin, which makes it extremely durable, reliable and resistant to rotting which makes it a material that will last for years.

The colour of this wood ranges from a creamy white to a yellowish brown when left untreated the chestnut wood can turn a grey/silver colour through weathering. Chestnut wood is extremely versatile, leading it to be suitable for different types of fencing as well as looking great in urban settings, outdoor events and farms.

If you’re looking for a house sign that is immune or less likely to be damaged by weathering, then we recommend you take a look at other materials because house signs made from stone are going need to a lot less maintenance than wood and will last much longer.

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The Pros & Cons of a House Sign made from Chestnut

The Pros
  • Cost-effective
  • Heavy
  • Versatile
The Cons
  • Shatters easily
  • Splinters easily
  • Cutting trees down unnecessarily results in loss of habitat for animal species and may increase the likelihood of flooding in local areas

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