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|More reclaimed cypress|
|Cypress, with mineral oil finish|
|Close up of the grain pattern|
Good applications for cedar include exterior woodwork. Benches, picnic tables. Cypress makes excellent deck furniture, like Adirondack chairs. Things where it may not be the best option include applications where its softness would be a handicap (e.g. cutting boards).