Sealant for ball python enclosure?

Hello… I’m sure this question has been asked a bunch. Can anyone recommend a sealant for hardwood for ball pythons? I want something safe, non-toxic, obviously. I’m pretty good with my hands, and have built numerous enclosures. Never did hardwood and sealed it. Anyone have any experience?

All you’ll need is a sealant that conforms to these tiers of pet approved quality and you should* be ok

  • 1Conforms to CDPH 01350 (VOC emissions test taken at 14 days).
  • 2No traditional paint (polyurethane) odor, which can cause headaches, nausea, and respiratory issues.
  • 3Conforms to ASTMD-4236, specifically concerning oral toxicity, skin irritation and respiratory effects.

Essentially VOC free/non-toxic/eco-friendly products should be fine, products like this…

*indicating that I’m not a rocket doctor and thus I could be wrong.

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Thanks you. I got some sphagnum and veggie bags. Target had the veggie bags.

A few months back, Morelia Python Radio did an episode where they discussed cage building and they mentioned some specific sealants. You might want to track that down

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