Fire Protection

Osmose Fire-Guard®

Fire-Guard is a heavy-duty coating designed to protect all species and treatments of wood utility poles from fire damage. The latex-based formula provides excellent flame resistance and can withstand years of outdoor weathering. Fire-Guard does not contain solvents, plasticizers, or asbestos. Material Safety Data Sheets and labels are available upon request.

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Benefits of Fire-Guard

  • Long-lasting - When applied properly, Fire-Guard coating can withstand years of outdoor weathering and typically withstands 2 to 3 burn incidents, depending on intensity and duration of the burn.
  • Cost-effective - Fire-Guard helps reduce the cost for annual brush control and pole repairs.
  • Easy to apply, dries quickly
  • Easy to clean up with soap and water

Fire-Guard is suggested for use on both transmission and distribution poles in a variety of locations, including:

  • Marshy areas
  • Pasture lands
  • Crop lands
  • Controlled burn areas
For more information or to place an order, please call 770-632-6700 (option 3) or email
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