Fire Retardant

//Fire Retardant
Fire Retardant 2018-02-01T16:22:01+00:00

Protecting against the risk of fire is one of the most significant component of any project involving a timber product

Glenalmond Timber Company can offer customers the option to have timber treated through pressure impregnating pre-supplied or with a surface coating to ensure maximum protection while waiting to be fitted on site

Operating exclusively with our partner Lonza Arch Timber Protection, Glenalmond Timber can offer their customers a full range of internal and fully external fire retardant treatments. This includes our own branded and trade marked IWS FR; the market leader in timber frame fire mitigation on all building projects. These industrially applied fire retardant treatments are processed to stringent 3rd party factory controls and accredited by CATG and WPA benchmarks. This will provide consumers with the peace of mind that in the unlikely event of a fire, the treated timber will perform as required

The benefits of our fire treatment are listed below

If you are interested and would like to know more please don’t hesitate to contact us

Designed for for timber frame timbers protection during construction

Non-corrosive to metal fixing and fastenings and excellent smoke and smoke toxicity characteristics

Does not contain halides (chlorides or bromides), metals, phosphates or volatile organic compounds

Available in a water repellent form

Formulated for specific fire scenarios for this end use

Lasts for lifetime of building

For more information and products please visit our sister company
Intelligent Wood Systsmes




Thank you – The help you gave us was truly amazing – you said yes to what seemed an impossible request in a heartbeat and what a difference it made – The house looked beautiful and we’re all so proud of what everyone achieved – the family were utterly overwhelmed by the sheer force of goodwill that everyone showed them

Gordon Whistance, In House Designer | BBC DIY SOS

It was an easy choice to move to using Glenalmond Timber’s floor joist system. It gives an improved specification for many aspects of the build, including acoustics, ease of installation, lack of bounce in the floor as well of course as cost effectiveness. A great all-round product, it’s a lot more than just a joist and the level of service from Fraser has been a joy. Whenever you deal with people such as that, the business process becomes a pleasure

Steven Streets, Technical Manager | Muir Group

The larch cladding we got from you is outstanding. We absolutely love the smooth riven effect. Thanks again for supplying the cladding

Adam Turner, Happy Customer