Plywood Wardrobe

Solid wood vs Plywood

Plywood is an engineered wood made by gluing several layers of veneer in different directions. These veneers are obtained from logs of wood which are peeled into thin layers of sheets. Whereas Solid wood as name suggests is natural wood obtained from trees.

Advantages of Plywood over Solid Wood

Different kinds of plies are used for interiors and exteriors. Usually waterproof or water resistant ply is utilised for exterior work. By the term interiors, it means that such ply is used for making furniture, doors etc.

Such type of plywood is known as commercial MR plywood, wherein MR is the abbreviation for Moisture resistant. The exterior plywood goes by the term BWP or BWR plywood. BWP stands for Boiling Water Proof whereas BWR stands for Boiling Water Resistant.