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Boron based products for Woodworm and Dry Rot treatment

BORON ULTRA 12 - Surface Treatment - how much you will need for two coats by spray

1. Spraying a terraced house - floors: 7.5 to 10 litres of diluted Boron Ultra 12 per floor

1. Spraying a detached house - floors: 25 - 35 litres of diluted Boron Ultra per floor

2. Spraying roofs - terraced house roof: 20 - 50 litres per roof, detached house roof: 30 - 90 litres per roof

Concentrations: 1kg of powder per 25 litres of water for Woodworm gives a 5% concentration for mild to medium attacks and 2.5 kgs of powder per 25 litres of water for Woodworm gives a 12.25% for heavy attacks, and for Death Watch Beetle, Dry Rot and wet rots.

Accessory Products for Boron based treatments:

Pump up Sprayer, 5 litre or 12 litre Knapsack type

Mask for water based sprays

Gloves

Knapsack Sprayer suitable for spraying woodworm treatments

12 Litre Knapsack Sprayer for Boron Treatments


BORON ULTRA GEL - Surface Treatment - per brush coat

1. Smooth wood - 0.25 litres per square metre = 4 square metres per litre

2. Rough wood and the end grain - 0.5 to 1 litre per square metre = 2 to 1 square metre per litre

Boron Ultra Gel  in a lidded scew top pot, for brushing onto wood against rot and woodworm attack

Boron Ultra Gel - clear, no smell


BORON RODS AND PASTE - into holes drilled in the timber - hole size and spacing

1. Boron Rods - 10mm diameter holes, drilled in to within 15mm from the opposing face, then 100mm centres along the length of the grain and 75mm centres across the width of the grain

2. Boron Ultra Paste - 8mm or 10mm diameter holes, drilled in to within 15mm from the opposing face, then 100mm centres along the length of the grain and 75mm centres across the width of the grain

Use Boron Paste alone for indoor timbers that are damp but not subject to re-wetting (e.g. joists, tie beams) and Boron Paste plus Boron Rods together in all timbers, indoor or outdoor, subject to re-wetting, seasonal or continuous (e.g. window frames, garden posts), so that the Boron Rods will provide a long term reservoir.

Boron Ultra Paste in a tube, for injecting into damp or wet wood to protect against insects and rotBoron Rods are solid sticks of Boron preservative designed to slowly dissolve inside wet wood, like wall plates, poles and posts.

Boron Ultra Paste - for damp wood. Boron Rods - in packets of 10.


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David Moore, B.A. (Hons.), C.T.I.S., C.R.D.S. Technical Author

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