Vulcan Decking is created from thermally modified New Zealand plantation timber and then treated with an organic preservative system that includes a water repellent for superior durability.The thermal modification process means Vulcan Decking has enhanced stability, reduced resin content and is a beautiful homogeneous brown colour.
The product meets the requirements set out in the following documents, or relevant parts of cited standards within the documents:
Thermally Modified to INTENZ Thermowood 230 degrees schedule.
Treated with OPX azole-based preservation system.
Durability Class 1 (EN350), H3 (AS1604) and
suitable for Use Class 3 (EN335).
Suitable durability for uses listed in NZS3602:2003 Table 2A “Requirements for wood based
building components to achieve a 15-year durability performance.”
Resistant to attack from wood
boring insects and termites.
Also refer to Abodo Decking Maintenance Guidelines.
Wash down regularly (at least every 6 months) with mild detergent, warm water and soft brush.
All wood will go grey after extended exposure to the weather. To maintain colour use a brown
pigmented deck stain and re-apply on a regular basis.
Surface cracking or ‘checking’ may occur after exposure to the weather, this can be reduced by
using a quality decking stain.
Re-apply coating as required every 12-18 months.
Mould growth will occur on timber, especially in high humidity conditions, for heavily soiled or
mouldy areas use Abodo Rejuvenator, similar timber cleaner or oxygenating cleaner then apply
long acting mould inhibitor such as Resene Deep Clean.
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Abodo Wood Limited