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What happens to a wooden fence if it is not stained or painted?


The natural oils in the wood start to leak out due to sunlight exposure, naturally changing the color of the wood to a silver/grayish color.
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Answer: It will weather and turn gray
Galie Fence Co.
Answer: it will just weather to a gray color and not last as long but there is nothing wrong with not staining it unless you want to try and keep the natural color of the wood
T&M Home Services
Answer: Will warp severely over time and the outside elements brake down the material if not protected.
Buckeye Guys Construction, LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: It will take on a gray weathered look. I do recommend at least sealing it from rain. Failure to do so can cause premature failure of the fence.
RL Residential Services
Answer: possible paint will not last log time on it.
Avanti Painting Inc.
Answer: It will take on more damage and Uv rays than normal wear and tear. Protect it!
Pixley's Painting Pressurewashing Plus
ProMatcher
Answer: lifespan is shorter and will rot sooner than later
AHS Pro Landscape
Answer: The fence will deteriorate in a couple years and be useless
Dee Cee's exterior cleaning
Answer: It will gray and 'weather'
ATX Residential Construction
ProMatcher
Answer: The wood as a result of being open to conditions will deteriorate a lot faster and fade.
S. Williams Painting
Answer: it won't last long
M&J Painting and Renovation Inc.
Answer: Shrinks
JRT Construction
ProMatcher
Answer: It can weather quickly turning the fence an undesirable grey. It also allows the elements, mold and algae to rot the fence prematurely.
Backyard Boys Enterprise, LLC
Answer: It will turn a gray color and eventually rot.
Al & Brian's Painting
Answer: Damaged
Tonch General Maintenance
ProMatcher
Answer: Eventually, an untreated wooden fence will warp and twist. This allows pickets and support beams to work themselves free of the fence.
Mountain Men Fencing
Answer: Water will eventually penetrate the wood, along with dirt, grime, mold, and algae, and cause the fence to discolor and rot.
Applied Coatings Solutions, LLC
Answer: The weather affects it faster and you will be replacing it sooner
CPL painting and repair service
ProMatcher
Answer: It may not last as long as a stained or painted fence.
CMS TREE SERVICES
Answer: It will simply deteriorate much faster than without paint or stain. Further, it's best to stain a wooden fence than to paint one.
Finer Finish
Answer: It will rot if it doesn't have some type of water sealer, paint, or stain on it.
R&L Quality Painting
ProMatcher
Answer: Warping, cracking, grating, splitting
Myrtle Beach Fence
Answer: It turns grey and starts to desinagrate
Production Paint Service
Answer: Unprotected wood dries up quicker, fades in color, cracks, rots.
ArtsWorks
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Answer: GETS ROTTEN!
Tb Services Painting
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