Barrettine Creocote has similar physical, water repellency and application characteristics of traditional Creosote but contains no biocide/preserver.
Creocote Is a bitumen/wax based treatment that helps to protect the timber by repelling water and preventing ingress
Timber surfaces should be clean, dry and free from mould, algae, lichen and other surface contaminates prior to application. Timber surfaces can be cleaned with a stiff brush and Fungicidal Wash (Multicide) to remove any organic matter from the surface of the wood.
This product can only be used on bare wood - any coatings of paint or varnish must be fully removed before applying Barrettine Creocote.
This product can be brush applied (approximately 1 Ltr per 6 to 8 square meters) or the timber can be dipped into the Creocote for approximately 20 mins.
Please Note: This product is not suitable for use on decking or exterior wooden furniture.
Paint brushes and other application equipment can be cleaned with white spirit.
- Harmful by inhalation.
- Harmful: may cause lung damage if swallowed.
- Irritating to skin.
- Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.
- Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.
- Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
Allow 24 to 48 hours for this product to dry fully. drying times may very depending on timber, air temperature and humidity.