I hope its ok to post here . I did think of posting it on a gardening
newsgroup but as it about sealing wood, I though the expertise would be
I sectioned off part of my garden to let it overgrow to help with the wild
life. I thought it would be a good idea to enclose the area using old
Did not give a thought to the fact that they would smell of creosote or
something similar and one touch and your covered in it.
The grandchildren come round to play sometimes and I know they will climb on
Is there any paint or sealant that I can use so the preservative stays in
the wood and not on my grandchildren.