How do I clean treated wood?

Answer Clear the Wood of DebrisBrush the wood off with your hand or a dry brush to remove any excess sawdust or debris.Clean the WoodMake a solution of simple soap and water. Using a brush, scrub the woo... Read More »

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Can you clean& restore pressure-treated wood?

Pressure-treated wood can be cleaned and restored with an acid-free, biodegradable deck cleaner that cleans away pollutants and gray weathered wood. You can protect your wood against mildew, water ... Read More »

Can wood treated with clear wood finish be burned?

Wood that has been painted or pressure treated with a clear finish should not be burned because the chemical components of the preservative is released in particulates in the smoke. Depending on th... Read More »

Is pressure-treated wood the only wood that can be used for decks?

Decks may be built using different kinds of woods, including pine, cedar and redwood. Pressure-treated lumber lasts the longest for decks without maintenance, but deck lumber does not have to be pr... Read More »

Is treated wood Wolmanized all the way through?

Generally, treated wood is not Wolmanized all the way through. How far the treatment penetrates the wood depends on how thick the wood is. When determining how deep the wood must be treated, anothe... Read More »