Staining exterior wood door question


Should the top/bottom/sides get stained & polyurethaned also or should they be left alone for the wood to 'breathe'?
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yes seal tops and bottoms door mfg will void warrantee if you don't also they will split and warp

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You don't want the door to "breathe". It will expand and contract with changes in the humidity. Seal it all the way around.
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Thanks!
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In another forum a suggestion was to remove the door latch mechanism and seal the wood there as well as top/bottom. Hinge rabbets also for the anal.
On Thu, 04 May 2006 22:46:02 GMT, "Max"

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