pine trunk

softwood

"What will be your seventh wooden wonder?"

"Take a look at for and against to help you decide."

for - easy to work, quite durable, inexpensive and fast-growing.
against - not hard enough for some jobs, not durable enough to be used outdoors, not very waterproof, difficult to hollow out, will splinter.

Did you know? Softwood trees like pines grow very quickly - if they are replaced when cut down, they give us a more environmentally friendly way of using wood.
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