Today, homeowners are more in tune with building trends and product variety than ever before, and a broad product portfolio is one of the best ways to build credibility. That's where YellaWood® brand products come into play. Thanks to our special order program, you can offer homeowners a variety of options from #2 Common to C&BTR KDAT all backed by the famous "yella tag". No doubt, they'll appreciate the opportunity to choose the right product for their budget.
When you build with YellaWood® brand products not only do you gain peace of mind from using a product treated with the most advanced preservative process available, but homeowners will love that you're building with a product that is environmentally conscientious too.
That's because YellaWood® brand products are treated with the first wood preservative process to achieve EPP certification and it also carries the world-renown UL GREENGUARD Gold certification. What's more, builders can earn up to 18 points toward NGBS certification.
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Thanks to it’s unique treatment process YellaWood® brand products have a lighter, more appealing color. So not only does it look great, but it's also easier to paint and stain.
YellaWood® brand products carry a Lifetime Residential and Agricultural Limited Warranty against structural damage caused by fungal decay and termites for above ground, ground contact and fresh water contact applications.
Stay abreast of the cutting edge technology used to treat YellaWood® brand products. Koppers Performance Chemicals, a wood preservative supplier, offers an American Institute of Architects (AIA) Continuing Education Program course online. "Micronized Technology for Pressure Treated Wood" is formatted to help design professionals become more familiar with the pressure treatment process, environmental certifications, the use of wood as a sustainable building material, and many other benefits of micronized copper pressure treated wood products.
This unique program offers AIA professionals the opportunity to receive credits under the Sustainable Design (SD) CE requirement as well as GBCI CE requirements for all LEED Professionals. The course is offered through AIA Education Provider, GreenCE, Inc. Credit for this course is 1 AIA/CES LU/HSW/SD Hour and 1 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals. Click here to review the course and take the online quiz for CE Credit.
YellaWood® brand products comply with model building codes for many applications
Available in a variety of retentions for any number of end uses
Consumers trust YellaWood® brand products thanks in large part to their warranty protection
Builders can earn points toward National Green Building Standards by building with YellaWood®.
Some frequently asked questions about pressure treated lumber
Important information on the safe handling of pressure treated wood