Timber preservation (natural solid timber)

3.3.4Protection and storage

Timber and joinery shall be stored and protected to ensure they are in a suitable condition for use.

It is important when timber and joinery products are stored that they are:

  • protected from damage immediately upon delivery
  • protected from the weather
  • stored off the ground
  • stored to limit the risk of distortion
  • stored to allow air to circulate.