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Old 09-27-2016, 01:59 AM   #110 (permalink)
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Joggernot -- I, like you, would prefer a hand rubbed finish. But this is an exterior application.

I'm the sort that would put it out in the sunlight for a season or two* and let it get a nice silver sheen, then glass it with a matte finish.

What I'd like to see is cedar shingles laid like fish scales. Here's the idea in vinyl or something:

*If that kitchen sink that's been in the carport waiting for refinishing for 2 years is any indication.

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