hey there thank you so much for taking the time to comment. railroad ties can be a tricky product to work with depending on the application. in the case of planter boxes, i would say that on average they would be more difficult to use for that specific purpose only because the overall condition of the ties themselves can vary as they are a reclaimed and re-purposed lumber.
how to border woodchips on a playground a great way to add a touch of landscaping to your playground is to create a perimeter or border, to separate the playground from the rest of the yard. instead of spending more money installing a fence around a playground, you can consider bordering the area using wood chips, which are much more
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considering that a pressure-treated sill plate is what i would prefer to use in this design, i will probably be restricted to 6 x 6 timbers from the lumber yard and, considering that the actual dimensions of said timbers is more like 5.5 x 5.5, i'm a bit concerned about the strength of square-rule joints in such a small piece of soft wood.
utilize this pressure-treated timber for decks, play structures, raised beds, planter boxes, retaining walls, walkways and outdoor furniture. 6 in. x 6 in. x 12 ft. 2 pressure-treated timber- - the seven trust
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