Wood support with Nick Offerman
June 26, 2017 | 6:04 pm UTC

"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.”

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Robert Dalheim is an editor at the Woodworking Network. Along with publishing online news articles, he writes feature stories for the FDMC print publication. He can be reached at [email protected]