Should pressure treated wood be pressure washed?

Answer 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 »

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How long should you wait to stain pressure-treated wood?

You should not stain or paint pressure-treated wood until it is completely dry inside and out, according to Northeast Treaters Inc. Depending on the time of year and weather conditions, it would be... Read More »

How Long Should You Wait to Stain Pressure Treated Wood?

Founded in 1977, the Insulation Contractors Association of America (ICAA) promotes "professionalism in the residential and insulation contracting industry." ICAA expects its members to uphold the o... 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 pressure treated wood...?

Look at the label on the wood!It will be listed as "Suitable for ground contact" or "Not suitable for ground contact" or "Above Ground".Unless listed for Ground Contact, it should touch neither gra... Read More »