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Old 04-16-2012, 06:43 PM   #1
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Painting pressure treated wood


How soon can 5/4 pressure treated planks be painted

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Wait 6 months for them to weather. Be sure to clean before you seal to remove any mill glaze as well as mold, mildew and dirt that is on the wood.

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You would be far better off staining them not painting them.
It will just start to peel and wear off in no time if you paint them.
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Agree with Joe about sealer/stain.
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