In this video, you will learn about birch wood doors. He is going to put some shellac on closet doors that need to be installed. The doors are originally bare birch.
They are actually MDF core. They are very heavy, which makes them feel good opening and closing. They are also soundproof. Birch is an interesting wood. There is some tiger striping on it. The stripes will really pop when you start putting the shellac on. Amber shellac is the product he is using. As you can see from the video, it will need to be sanded in places that are darker than others. Once he sands it, he can put another coat on of shellac. This also helps it be soundproof it has a lot of layers to it. The wood is already soundproof. However, the shellac seal helps with soundproofing. He used about four coats of shellac on. You may not need this many, but it is better to have more coats than not enough coats. Birch wood doors have a lot of benefits to them but can be pricy. If you are interested in learning more, keep watching this video for more information.