FAQs - Advance Guard® Pressure Treated Wood Products

 

 

Q1. What are the recommended uses for Advance Guard® pressure treated lumber products?

A. Advance Guard® pressure treated lumber products are 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, or any application requiring wood protected against termites, carpenter ants, and fungal decay, including dry rot.

 

Q2.What nails, screws, fasteners and other hardware should be used with Advance Guard® pressure treated lumber products?

A.Advance Guard® pressure treated lumber products are non-corrosive and may be placed in contact with aluminum. Fasteners used with Advance Guard® borate pressure treated lumber products should be compliant with building code recommendations. Check with local building authorities and building codes regarding acceptability of fasteners and fastening requirements.

 

Q3.Are Advance Guard® pressure treated lumber products warranted?

A.The Advance Guard® Lifetime Residential Limited Warranty is offered against structural damage due to termites, carpenter ants, or fungal decay. For wood treated to a minimum retention per the warranty zone map.