+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Painting exterior wood

BRE Digest ( 422): 8 pp.
Painting exterior wood
A brief explanation is given of the principles underlying the successful painting of exterior wood, with details of paint systems and of the initial and maintenance painting process. An outline is given of the structure of wood and its effects on the application and durability of paint, moisture content and dimensional changes, effects of surface finish and end grain sealing, and external influences such as water, solar radiation, microorganisms and the risk of decay.

Accession: 002914695

Related references

Painting exterior wood. 1966

Moisture conditions in coated exterior wood. Part 1: an investigation of the moisture transmission characteristics of exterior wood coatings and the effect of weathering on coating permeability. Journal of the Institute of Wood Science 14(1): 40-47, 1996

Studies on the weatherability of composite wood. III. Decrease of strength and bonding properties of exterior and constructive plywood by exterior exposure. Mokuzai Gakkaishi Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society 21(11): 596-603, 1975

Exterior painting. 1968

Exterior painting of resinous timber. Development and Materials Bulletin, Greater London Council (118 (Item 2)): 2/1-2/3, 1978

Instructors manual for teaching exterior painting of farm buildings and equipment. 1946

Utilization and evaluation of exterior wood IV. Slipperiness of wood decks for floating piers. Mokuzai Gakkaishi = Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society 38(9): 835-840, 1992

Exterior finishing of Southern Yellow Pine wood and wood products. Information Series, Mississippi Forest Products Utilization Laboratory (16): 17, 1973

Utilization and evaluation of exterior wood I. Relations between meteorological elements and surface temperatures of wood deck. Mokuzai Gakkaishi = Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society 37(12): 1188-1192, 1991

Moisture content in pine wood and fir wood exterior joinery. Surface properties and durability of exterior wood building components International Conference, Zagreb, Croatia, 30 April 1999: 5 pp., 1999