1. It keeps its shape. 2. You know it's solid. 3. Lasts for decades. 4. It has natural strength. 5. Blends in your home naturally.

You may need three timber slabs for an average table top.

You'd still have more timber slabs to use for other DIY projects!

Cut a tree from your property.

Or buy timbers from your local hardware store.

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