1 05, 2011

Ask NADRA: Is Fungus Destroying CCA Wood?

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April 30, 2011 | Wallace from Midway, GA asks: "[What do I] need to know about fungus destroying CCA lumber?" Huck DeVenzio of Arch Wood Protection Reponds: From your question and e-mail address, I'd guess that you have heard reports from a guy (Sam Brooks) saying that there is a strange [...]

1 05, 2011

Ask NADRA: Deck Ventilation Requirements

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April 30, 2011 | Ken from Orangeburg, SC asks: "I am wondering is there a minimum height requirement for a deck to allow for adequate ventilation under the deck. Is this measured to the top or bottom of the decking timber?" Glenn Mathewson, NADRA's Technical Advisor, responds: Hello Mr. Panitt. Thank [...]

27 04, 2011

Ask NADRA: Preserved Wood For Wet Climate

By |2021-08-30T08:40:33-05:00April 27th, 2011|Categories: Ask NADRA|Tags: , , , , , , |

April 26, 2011 | A concerned homeowner in British Columbia asks: I have a 3-foot crawlspace which has a damp concrete floor whenever we get heavy rain. Consequently, the exterior pony walls carrying the fiberglass insulation are beginning to decay. Can I replace the pony walls with preserved wood and not [...]

22 03, 2011

Ask NADRA: Deck Stair Lighting Codes

By |2021-08-30T08:40:34-05:00March 22nd, 2011|Categories: Ask NADRA, Building Codes|Tags: , , , |

March 21, 2011 | Lainie Sleppin of Mid-State Lumber asks: “I am getting a number of calls regarding the code on deck stair lighting, no pun but can you shed any light on this code so I can advise correctly. We are talking about guys in the NJ market. Thanks for [...]

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