Hoover Treated Wood Products is a leader in the preservative-treated wood industry, offering Dura-Guard, CCA and COP-8 products for above ground, in ground, fresh water and EPA applications.
Hoover CCA preservative helps protect lumber and plywood from decay and termite attack. Treated in accordance ASTM D1625 and ASTM D1760, Hoover CCA preservative-treated lumber is southern pine, mixed southern pine, Hem-Fir, Spruce Pine Fir or other recognized species, kiln dried after treatment (KDAT) to a moisture content of 19 percent or less. Hoover CCA preservative-treated plywood is composed of softwood species, glued with waterproof adhesives and kiln dried to a moisture content of 18 percent or less. The resulting treated wood is lightweight, pre-shrunk, clean and strong.
Features of Hoover CCA treated products include:
Cop-8 is a proven fungicidal water-repellent preservative for above-ground lumber and plywood applications. Its active ingredient is copper-8-quinolinolate, carried in a light petroleum solvent and applied to wood under pressure. Cop-8 is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for contact with agricultural food products and can be used in truck beds and refrigerated storage structures. It is also suited for above-ground exterior applications, such as playground equipment, picnic tables and decking.
Features of Hoover COP-8 include:
DURA-GUARD preserved wood is an alternative to traditional CCA pressure treated wood. A copper-based preservative with a co-biocide, DURA-GUARD has been commercially used since 1991 in Europe, Asia and the United States. DURA-GUARD preserved wood is designed for outdoor construction and is ideal for structural lumber, sill plates, outdoor furniture, playground products, patios, decks, garden edging, and landscaping structures. It should be used with hot-dipped galvanized or stainless steel fasteners.
DURA-GUARD features include: