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Hoover industry experts Chris Athari, Director of Architectural Solutions, and Jim Gogolski, Architectural/ Code Specialist, teach the course Wood: Fire Hazard and FRT Construction to Colorado Building Code Industry Professionals

Hoover Teaches Life-Saving Class to Colorado Building Code Industry

  The first week of March, the Hoover Treated Wood Products Architectural and Codes team packed their bags and headed to Loveland, Colorado for the 39th annual Educational Institute hosted by the Colorado Chapter International Code Council. Hoover has a longstanding relationship with the Colorado code community and has been

Virginia Beach Allows Pyro-Guard in Roof Structures

The City of Virginia Beach, VA has announced that Pyro-Guard is allowed in roofing structures. A shortened version of the permit update highlighting the specific update can be found here (click on link to view): PDF of Permit Update You can read more information on Pyro-Guard here (click on link

Roof Deck Fact Check

Read the truth about painted, coated and laminated OSB used in lieu of noncombustible materials in our article: Roof Deck Fact Check.

Fire Retardant Treated LVL and Scaffold Plank

Hoover now offers fire retardant or preservative treatment for laminated veneer lumber (LVL) and Scaffold Plank . Contact Sales via email ( or phone (1.800.531.5558) for more information.

How to Get Hoover Wood

Hoover Treated Wood Products, Inc  supplies a comprehensive portfolio of pressure-impregnated kiln-dried lumber and plywood products for fire retardant and preservative applications. Contact Sales via email ( or phone (1.800.531.5558) for more information. 

Non-Combustible Application for Wood?

The building codes have a growing list of applications for fire retardant treated wood in building construction of almost all types. For more information, check out this reference code (choose the 2006-2009 Code, the 2009-2012 Code, or the 2015 Code) or please contact us at