"Don't ever stain Red Oak," says Nick Offerman. Offerman hates stains.

Offerman, the comedian and actor most known for playing Ron Swanson in the NBC series “Parks and Recreation,” answers a series of woodworking-related questions for Wired, a trendy American magazine.
 

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From staining oak to woodworking aprons to miter joints, Offerman fields real questions from Twitter followers and answers them in his signature Nick Offerman style.

Besides being a famous actor, Offerman is an accomplished woodworker who runs a professional shop in Los Angeles. He’s written several books that touch on his woodworking, including the best-selling “Good Clean Fun.”