Treatment of wood structures with antiseptic drugs will allow to extend the service life of buildings. The unbearable antiseptic will be a good choice for wooden structures. There are many options for such funds to achieve a positive result. Considering that there is sometimes a large surface that is pretty expensive, which is quite expensive, the impregnation for the tree is better to do.
How to make copper?
The tree is an excellent material used in construction. Such natural, environmentally friendly raw materials has a lot of advantages. However, there are wood and disadvantages. They are expressed in the presence of enemies in the form of insects, fungi, mold. Also afraid of wood fire and humidity. That is why the material needs special protection that allows you to scare pests and resist negative weather factors. In this case, we are talking about antiseptic impregnations.
For a long time, people fought with similar problems in different ways. Usually for premises with high humidity chose certain varieties of trees, the most resistant to defeat: oak, alder, larch. Popular was firing wood with an open flame. In addition, special impregnating compositions were used, which are prototypes of today’s antiseptics. Surfaces were treated with birch deagons, linen and sunflower oil, resin coniferous trees.
Impregnations for wooden surfaces are special pushing moisture mixes that protect and protect material from pests.
Specialists recommend to soak the surface in advance, before construction work. But even after the completion of the repair, the effect of applying means will be positive.
The use of antiseptics for wood helps:
- protect surfaces from UV rays, as well as from rain and snow (external use);
- scare koroedov and other insects;
- reduce the damage of the material during transportation or finding a long time in adverse weather conditions in the open sky;
- Protect from the appearance of mold and fungus in raw and wet places.
In its composition, antiseptics for wood can be divided into certain groups that differ in the basis.
- Water based funds. They are used to protect the surface of furniture and other items made of indoor wood, where they are usually not exposed to high humidity.
- Drugs with oil base. They are customary to use for the processing of materials outside the premises, that is, on the street. Oil compositions are usually not used in residential areas due to sharp odor.
- Organic soluble. The main component of such mixtures are petroleum products. Use them both inside and outside the residential premises. After their application there is a dense moistureproof film.
- Formulations in the wax.
- Combined drugs.
The use of antiseptics helps to create a thin layer that prevents the intake of oxygen and moisture, providing an anaerobic medium that suppresses the vital activity of pests.
Antiseptic agents that do not have sharp smell use popularity. For coating requires an application of 2-3 layers of the drug. The antiseptic is not applied to the wet surface, since the tool will not be able to absorb well. Such tools can be toxic, so it is worth it to approach.
Alone at home can be prepared composition with outdoor coating. Adding paint or varnish will allow decorative wood products.
The most popular are funds having a water-salt base, because they are absolutely safe for people. The solution may have any concentration and depends on the scope of their application.
In the manufacture of mixtures you need to prepare suitable containers and bleats for mixing. Usually, liquid solutions are applied with spray guns, dense formulations are applied with rollers, sponges or brushes. Prerequisite when conducting such works in premises is ventilating.
One of the popular products used for wood processing is copper. It can be applied by different methods that have certain features, as well as differences.
The least time consuming is the surface application method. Usually it is used already when damaged wood fungus or rot. The protection time in this case will not be large. If the material is fresh or poorly succeeded, the antiseptic will still wash out faster.
With superficial application:
- Take 10 grams of vitriol and sift it through a sieve;
- bred in 1 liter of water;
- wetted a brush or sponge in the resulting solution, a sprayer can be used;
- Apply a mixture on the treated surface.
This processing allows you to protect the wood layer to 2 mm. When deep cracks appear after the procedure, insects can live in them, fungus appear.
To protect the logs that will be buried to the ground, use treatment, withstanding them in a 20% solution solution. All log or only part of it is immersed in a solution for 48 hours, then dried within a month in a natural way.
The cutting log processing is carried out by internal impregnation. To do this, the copper vaporam is mixed with wood juice. Considering that the juice movement continues only a couple of days, it is desirable to do this work as early as possible.
For the preparation of a more powerful antiseptic of copper mood, the following components will be required:
- Copper vigorous – 1 kg;
- Sodium bichromate – 1 kg;
- water – 18 l;
- Table vinegar 9% – 100 ml.
Get the composition can be mixed with these components. To improve their solubility, it is desirable to warm up to 50 degrees. The resulting mass is thoroughly mixed and used for processing wooden surfaces.
This tool is toxic, so working with it, you need to adhere to safety regulations.
When applying some drugs it is necessary to provide themselves with protective equipment in the form of suit, glasses, rubber gloves and respirator. It is advisable to choose harmless and affordable components, learning in advance about how toxic them are.
Copper mood is not stored. Also for breeding the composition do not use metal capacities, since the remedy dishes the metal. It is not recommended to handle products from wood having metal elements, nails or bolts.
Recipe Antiseptics from iodine
Homemade iodine-based preparation is suitable for the processing of wooden structures. His composition is very simple. You need to take the tank and pour 4 liters of water into it. Then add 2 bubble pharmacy iodine. Mix mix well. Now the tool can be used in operation.
The composition with iodine base is suitable when applied to visible parts of products, Since it does not paint the surface.
In addition to iodine, other home pharmacies are used to handle wood. Similar method, you can make a solution of green and fuccin.
Other cooking options
There are different types of antiseptics for wooden surfaces. Good result gives oil on an oil basis. It can be linen or cannal oil. Such impregnation will not only save wood from damage and rot, insect attacks, but also act as a decorative coating. TAK, linseed oil will give the products beautiful golden color. For fastening to oil from flax better add extracts of burdock, ninexil, dyagil or caulgana.
After such processing, you can make a wave for giving aesthetic type of products. To work, you will need:
- 100 g of wax;
- 25 g of rosin;
- 50 g of turpentine.
Skipidar can be replaced with linseed oil if the tool is prepared for the house.
To prepare a mixture, you need to melt wax on the water bath, add rosin and mix, pour oil into the container. After boiling, the composition is transfused into a pre-prepared vessel. The resulting frozen mass is treated with timber winds before the appearance of shine.
Antiseptics made by their own hands will allow the Wooden surfaces from damage and disease.
More information about how to make antiseptics for wood with your own hands, look in the following video.