Christmas is for enjoying family and friends, giving joy and happiness to your children, seeing smiles on children’s faces, However, every year families lose everything due to Christmas tree fires.
Protect your family and home this year with Tree Guard flame retardant spray-on coating. It's water based, non-toxic, odorless, transparent and environmentally safe. It is non-halogenated, chlorine-free and easy to apply.
Tree Guard dramatically slows combustion by creating a protective barrier between the tree and fire source. When subjected to fire, sparks or embers (like from a fireplace or space heater), Tree Guard flame retardant spray protective barrier will activate against the threat and will not sustain combustion. Some products on the market state that your tree won't dry out, one product on the market is a latex base paint (Who wants to paint their Christmas tree green?) and you have to apply 2 coats. Tree Guard flame retardant spray is a one-coat, transparent, odorless, non toxic, environmentally safe, class A rated flame retardant spray.
One quart of Tree Guard flame retardant spray will treat a 7 1/2 - 8 foot tree. If you have fire retardant coating left over, pour it into the base and the tree will absorb it. When using water in the base of your tree use distilled water. You can treat all species of Christmas trees; Fir, Scotch Pine, Eastern Red Cedar, Fraser Fir, Noble Fir, White Spruce, Blue Spruce and many others. Flocked trees must be treated with Tree Guard FIRST.
Nothing will keep your tree from eventually drying out, but Tree Guard flame retardant spray will help to keep your tree greener longer, (2 to 3 weeks longer), although results may vary depending on the local atmosphere. Be sure to water your tree every day! Here's a video from UL that shows how quickly a dry, unprotected tree can go up in flames. A fire like this will quickly create what is know as 'flashover,' causing the entire room to be engulfed.
RDR Technologies specializes in fire retardants, fire suppressants, and several other specialty chemicals. In addition to making our own formulas, we offer many best-in-class products from other manufacturers as well. We have available several other fire retardants that are not listed here. If you have a need for a special type of fire retardant, or you are not sure which product you need to meet code, feel free to call Doug at 405-306-3062, and we will do our best to get you the correct product.