This lumber is pressure treated in order to protect it from termites, fungal decay, and rot. Ideal for a variety of applications, including decks, playsets, landscaping, stair support, walkways and other outdoor projects where lumber is exposed to the elements. This lumber can be painted or stained.Does Lowes sell treated lumber?
Treated lumber can also include fire retardant and is a great choice for outdoor projects like decks, fences, patios and gazebos. Find building code-compliant options and get a lifetime warranty against fungal rot and termite damage. Find 2 by 6 treated lumber and other common sizes at Lowe's.What are the physical characteristics of ground contact treated lumber?
Each piece of lumber is unique and carries physical characteristics that may include the following: knots, warping, shrinkage, swelling and/or splitting. Ground Contact treated lumber can be used in both Above Ground and Ground Contact exterior applications Backed by a lifetime limited warranty against termite infestation and rotWhat size pressure treated wood do I need for retaining walls?
Sometimes 4 in." x 4 in." used in retaining walls, but only work if wall is no higher than 10 in." because of soil weight retained. For wall higher than 10 in." need 6 in." x 6 in." x 8 ft. pressure treated wood.