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Wooden table in a conservatory

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londongirlatheart Mon 04-Feb-13 13:22:49

I am having a conservatory built. I am considering moving the oak dining table and chairs into it. Just worried about how the temperature changes will affect the wood. Any advice?

bigbadbarry Mon 04-Feb-13 13:30:31

I don't know about temperature change but if it is in full sun it will fade

londongirlatheart Mon 04-Feb-13 18:36:07

Thanks Barry. It will be in full sun but am presuming that perhaps fading will be uniform (especially if I don't leave anything on the table). I wondered if the wood might split.

PigletJohn Mon 04-Feb-13 18:47:41

temperature and humidity will vary much more than in a house, so it might warp and veneers crack or lift.

londongirlatheart Mon 04-Feb-13 19:19:06

Solid wood so at least don't have to worry about any veneer. Wondering whether to risk it and keep a eye on how the wood is reacting.

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