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Fence Construction Best Practices
At Only Fencing, safety comes first when it comes to the construction of your fencing project.
Fence Construction Safety
Please keep in mind the following:
- All sawdust and construction debris should be cleaned up and disposed of after construction.
- Do not use treated wood under circumstances where the preservative may become a component of food or animal feed.
- Only treated wood that is visibly clean and free of surface residue should be used where contact is likely.
- Do not use treated wood for construction of those portions of beehives which may come into contact with honey.
- Treated wood should not be used where it may come into direct or indirect contact with drinking water.
- Dispose of treated wood by ordinary trash collection. TREATED WOOD SHOULD NOT BE BURNED.
- Avoid frequent or prolonged inhalation of sawdust from wood, treated or untreated.
- When sawing, sanding, and machining wood, wear a dust mask. Whenever possible, these operations should be performed outdoors.
- When power-sawing and machining, wear goggles to protect eyes from flying particles.
- Wear gloves when working with wood. Use proper techniques when lifting.
- After working with wood, and before eating, drinking, toileting, or using tobacco products, wash exposed skin areas thoroughly.
- Because preservatives or on clothes, they should be laundered before reuse.
- Wash work clothes separately from other household clothing.
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