Replacing and Updating Wood Items in the Home

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Wood stands as one of the oldest and most beloved construction materials, used for everything from canoes to galleons to houses and tools. Even today, in the face of advanced metal alloys and flexible and lightweight plastic, wood still has its place in modern construction. It has been replaced in some arenas, but wood is difficult or at least unnecessary to replace for other sorts of projects. Home building, for example, still involves plenty of hardwood, and a modern American house will have plenty of wooden surfaces and items in it alongside the concrete foundation, shingle roof, metal pipes for the plumbing, and glass in the windows. Today, many contractors can work with hardwoods of all sorts, and this ranges from restoring historic doors to classic wood windows and custom wood cabinets. In fact, home remodeling often involves refinishing