How to Landscape With Pressure Treated Wood?

Answer Pressure-treated wood is produced to endure weather and ground contact without rotting. When installed with a proper base, treated wood can last for 10 to 20 years. Also referred to as landscape ti... Read More »

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Should pressure treated wood be pressure washed?

On One Hand: It Is Best Not ToDue to the chemical nature of pressure-treated wood, it is best not to wash treated wood with a pressure washer. This is due to the fact the pressure washer will force... 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 »

What is pressure treated wood?

Pressure-treated wood is wood that has been chemically processed and treated to make it resistant to fungus, moisture damage and pests. Pressure-treated wood is primarily used as an outdoor buildin... Read More »

Does pressure treated wood rot?

Pressure treated wood contains infused preservatives that prevent rotting. However, it is still susceptible to moisture damage, warping, cracking and splintering over time. Coating the wood with a ... Read More »