How to Use Epoxy on Wood for Repairs

How to fix rotted wood with durable epoxy.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Drill bit set
  • File
  • Putty knife
  • Rasp
  • Wood chisel

Gloves, chemical resistant

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Epoxy
  • Wood consolidant
  • Sandpaper, 80 and 120 grits
  • Small (8 oz.) squeeze bottle