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Pressure-treated wood has become a hard-to-find commodity because of the pandemic. When the coronavirus hit in March 2020 the lumber mills shutdown. But many people stuck at home decided it was a .
Shortage of lumber creates issues for construction projects
DELAWARE COUNTY Pa. - An extreme shortage in pressure treated wood and other supplies is leaving several companies and customers with unfinished products. “I got to replace a couple boards but .
Your Guide To Pressure Treated Lumber. Top questions answered .
Answers to these questions and more: What is pressure treated lumber? Is treated wood as strong as regular wood? Can you paint pressure treated lumber?
Pressure treated lumber demand spikes HBS Dealer
Pressure treated lumber is no different. Industry pricing experts say the cost of pressure treated 2x4s has increased by as much 80% or better in the past three months with decking boards shooting up by about 75%. During the same span the cost of 4x6 and 6X6 pressure treated lumber is up nearly 50%.
Does Pressure Treated Wood Need to Be Sealed?
Pressure-treated lumber is notoriously difficult to stain and seal compared with other decking materials which is why some manufacturers actually used to advise against it. But today most types of pressure-treated wood can be effectively sealed and protected – here’s how to do it properly so that the sealant adheres to the wood.