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Pressure Treated Boards

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To many homeowners and Weekend Warriors a board is a board is a board. But the difference between a “board” and “dimension lumber” is greater than you may realize.  

In the lumber world a “board” is anything with a nominal thickness that is less than 2” and a width of at least 1”. This may seem like splitting hairs, but it’s done for a very good reason: Unlike dimension lumber, boards are graded for appearance not for strength.

Because boards are so thin, they’re not used in applications that require them to carry a heavy load. Rather, they’re used to wrap a window or as fascia for your roof. Both these applications are appearance driven which means you’ll want to use a board. 

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  • • 1”x2”; 1”x4”; 1”x6”; 1”x8”; 1”x10”, 1”x12”
  • • 5/4”x4”; 5/4”x 6”
  • • Various lengths from 8’ to 24’
  • • Various grades from #1 to #4; Standard or Premium (5/4 boards)
  • • KDAT
  • • Square-edge
  • • Radius-milled edge
  • Product availability varies by region

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