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Forum topic by ttt posted 12-22-2007 03:39 PM 1721 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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12-22-2007 03:39 PM

I HAVE A VICTORIAN HOME WITH A WRAP AROUND FRONT PORCH.I WANT TO INSTALL TREATED LUMBER STRINGERS ETC. FOR NEW FLOORING,BUT AM CONCERNED ON THIER MOISTURE CONTENT THIS TIME OF YEAR (DECEMBER) AND IF I WOULD BE ABLE TO INSTALL THE NEW T&G FLOORING WITHOUT WORRYING ABOUT WARPAGE OR SHRINKAGE.ANY ADVICE FROM ANYONE FAMILAR WITH USEING TREATED LUMBER IN WINTER WOULD BE APPRICIATED ASAP !!! hammercashflow at aol dot com


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#1 posted 11-07-2008 03:24 PM

I hope you got your answer. I wouldn’t want to install anything outside in December in my neck of the woods… it would be very difficult to drive nails or screws in -40C boards. It can be done its just not very much fun ;-)

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