FIRE-RETARDANT TREATED LUMBER AND PLYWOOD IN WESTERN STATES

This brochure contains a list of projects in which more than 40,000 board feet of fire retardant treated lumber and plywood have been successfully used in each project. For easy reference, each project has been subdivided into residential buildings, schools, and Universities, commercial buildings and churches, and warehouses and includes the location and names of each architect and contractor. The list represents some of the larger projects in the western part of the United States where extensive use has been made of fire retardant treated lumber and plywood. There are many advantages in using fire retardant treated lumber and plywood. Some of the more significant are: it is easily installed; it affords safety from fire; it offers lower insurance rates and it is architecturally pleasing. This initial list is indeed impressive and has caused a flurry of excitement about the many valuable uses of fire retardant treated lumber and plywood. Plan to use FR-S treated lumber and plywood in your next project. /Author/

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Wood Preservers Institute

    1651 Old Meadow Road
    McLean, VA  USA  22101
  • Publication Date: 1970-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 3 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00153025
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 4 1977 12:00AM