MP Moran is an well established builders merchant located in the London and Hertfordshire area, providing some of the finest treated timber products to those carrying out commercial or domestic projects.
Sourced from some of the leading manufacturers and suppliers in the industry, we work hard in building up strong relationships to make sure that our customers get the highest quality product to ensure longevity in whatever they are doing.
Our treated timber is available in a wide range of sizes, making it ideal for both smaller and larger projects. Each timber size is regularly price checked to make sure all of our customers are getting the best, competitive rate - saving London and Hertfordshire builders money as much as we can.
Also available on a next day delivery basis, our treated timber can be delivered to the door of your project, making sure that none of your deadlines are put on hold due to you waiting on additional materials. Our award-winning transport fleet is made up of the most up to date vehicles, with our staff specifically trained in health and safety to ensure that these large timber products are transported safely. What’s more, we also look to helping our environment and aim to reduce our carbon footprint as much as possible.
If you would like more information on any of our treated timber, or you would like to find out more about any of our services and company goals, please get in touch with a member of our team either in one of our branches or by calling 0843 600 5566.
Find out more about our treated timber
Our treated timber range is pre-treated with Osmose Naturewood. By specifying timber that is treated with the appropriate end use it will ensure its long life.
Our treated timber products met a variety of British and European standards, the Highways agency and NHBC.
The types of preservation system available are;
Protim - an organic system that pressure treats timber used in construction projects, where the required protection is to Class UC1, UC2 and UC3.
When using Protim in an external environment it should be coated with an external coating.
Celcure preservation system is used for wood that has been treated with an Osmose preservative system. It also preserves the timber to Classes UC1, UC2, UC3 and UC4.
MicroPro - is a preservation system is also used for timber that has been tretaed with Osmose. It again protects the timber to Classes UC1, UC3 and UC4
Treated timber class table.
Class 1 - Above ground, covered. Permanently dry, risk of insects.
Class 2 - Above ground, covered. Occasional risk of getting wet.
Class 3a - Above ground, coated. Exposed to frequent wetting.
Class 4 - In contact with the groud or fresh water. Permanently exposed to wetting.
What is the timber preservation process
1. Timber is transfered into a treatment vessel
2. A vacuum pulls the air out of the vessel
3. Osmose preservative then fills the vessel
4. The vessel is pressurised forcing the preservative into the timber
5. The preservative is removed and a final vacuum is applied
6. The timber has now completed the Osmose preservation process
Treated timber guards against attacks by these wood boring insects and fungi.
Common Furniture Beetle
Wood boring weevil
Death Watch Beetle
House Longhorn Beetle
Dry Wood Termites