How Different Types of Preservative are Used to Treat Pine
Timber is a widely accepted product used throughout the building industry. It's environmentally friendly and is harvested from sustainably-managed forests. However, in its natural state once harvested it will be subject to degradation. This is why any timber used in outdoor environments is treated to survive attack from weathering, insects or fungal infestation. What types of treatment are used and for what final applications? Three Categories of Preservative Treated pine is injected with special chemical solutions to guard against insects and fungi.