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Advance Guard®

Advance Guard® pressure treated lumber products are for use in above ground weather protected structural framing in residential and commercial projects, or applications requiring wood protected against termites, carpenter ants, fungal decay, and dry rot.

 

 

The Benefits of Advance Guard® Treated Wood

  • Pressure Treated with an EPA registered borate wood preservative for protection against termites, carpenter ants, and fungal decay.
  • For use in Above Ground, Weather Protected* structural framing in residential and commercial projects, such as residential dwellings, industrial buildings, mobile or modular home construction, requiring wood protected against termites, carpenter ants, and fungal decay, including dry rot.
  • As with untreated wood, Advance Guard® Borate Pressure Treated Wood may be sawn, drilled, or routed with standard woodworking equipment.
  • Advance Guard® Pressure Treated Wood may be placed in contact with aluminum.
  • Fasteners used with Advance Guard® Borate Pressure Treated Wood Products should be compliant with building code recommendations. Check with local building authorities and building codes regarding acceptability of fasteners and fastening requirements.

 

 

Advance Guard® Enviromental Certifications

Advance Guard Pressure Treated Wood technology has been approved for points toward National Green Building Certification to the ICC 700-2008 National Green Building Standard. Click here to see certification.

 

 

Advance Guard® End Uses

Advance Guard® Borate Pressure Treated Lumber is recommended for sill plate, furring strips, joists, studs, roof trusses, blocking, rafters, beams, and other framing applications. Advance Guard® Borate Pressure Treated Lumber is also recommended for fascia, trim, and miscellaneous wood applications, when properly protected from the weather (refer to limitations).

 

Advance Guard® Borate Pressure Treated Plywood is recommended for wall sheathing, roof sheathing, and sub-floors, where not exposed to wetting conditions. Advance Guard® Pressure Treated Wood is accepted by the IBC and IRC under AWPA-C31 and National Evaluation Report NER 648. It may be used for above ground sill plates and other interior, above ground applications as required by the IBC and IRC.

 

 

Advance Guard® MSDS

To download the Advance Guard® MSDS click here.

 

 

 

 

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