Chicago Flameproof (866) 884-7591

Wisconsin Flameproof (866) 884-7593

North Texas Flameproof (866) 884-7594

Why is Fire Retardant Lumber Important?

Carpenter working on woodworkingHave you ever wondered to yourself, “Why is fire retardant lumber important?” If so, do not worry! Chicago Flameproof is here to answer that question for you.

Fire retardant lumber is extremely important to use in construction for so many reasons. However, certainly the most important reason you should choose to use fire retardant lumber in your building project is because it is the easiest way to protect a building from fire damage, let alone one of the only ways! Protect your building as much as you can from the beginning and build with fire retardant lumber. It is so worth the peace of mind! Chicago Flameproof always has a full line of fire retardant lumber in stock and ready for you.

If you would like to inquire more regarding the question, “Why is fire retardant lumber important?,” or if you have any other questions about our company and/or our products, please do not hesitate to give Chicago flameproof a call today! We would love to hear from you and answer any questions that you may have. You can reach us at our Chicago, IL location at (866) 884-7591, at our Milwaukee, WI location at (866) 884-7593, or at our Fort Worth, TX location at (866) 884-7594.

Fire Treated

Wood graphicWe stock a complete line of lumber and plywood. We provide quick turn around on special order treated items.

Green Products

  FSC® Certified lumber and Plywood in Treated and untreated for all of your LEED projects.

Building Products


We specialize in non-combustible material and hard-to-find commercial industry items.

Chicago Flameproof

1200 South Lake Street
Montgomery, IL 60538
phone 866-884-7591
fax 630-896-4773

North Texas Flameproof & Wood Specialties Corp

4215 Chickasaw St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119
phone 866-884-7594
fax 817-534-9807

Wisconsin Flameproof

8530 West Calumet Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53213
phone 866-884-7593
fax 414-365-3674