Try to boil each parts evenly.. I say 2 days each sides. Boil in a bucket at night and letsoak till morningNJJustin said:i just threw it in the boiling water for a minute to clean it. I'm goin to re-boil it and really leave it in there for awhile. The wood is about 14" high with a 8" branch sticking out to the side. Howlong should i boil it for???