cherrytone lumber - Knowledgebase Question

la mesa, Ca
Question by geneandkay
April 18, 2010
what is the life expectancy of cherrytone lumber when used as a hill holder or planter enclosure?


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Answer from NGA
April 18, 2010

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The cherrytone landscape timbers are either fir or pine, treated with a a compound to help preserve them. They last about 8 years when they make soil contact and much longer when they are high and dry. If you want something a little more permanent, go with cedar or redwood (average life expectancy is about 15 years) or use landscape bricks or blocks. Best wishes with your project.

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