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Wood preservative

DanH's picture

What sort of "wood preservative" am I apt to find available these days.  I'm looking to coat some rot-prone spots in the deck repairs I'm doing -- something I can dunk a board end in for a couple of minutes or drizzle on with a brush.

Both Menards and Sherwin Williams came up short -- only "wood sealers".


Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed.  --Herman Melville

DID not you prepare and buy a (post #215133, reply #1 of 1)

DID not you prepare and buy a 5 gal can of penta concentrate back in 1980? 

I'm down to about a gallon of the penta concentrate. Had 5 gallons of creosote to but it 'got stolen'. 

If you did not have the forsight to stockpile are were born after 1960s, then probably borates.