How to properly apply stain

The application of the exterior glaze requires some precautions in order to obtain optimal results and a lifespan that meets your expectations.

Things to do...
  • Apply product when air and surface temperatures are between 10ºC and 35ºC (50ºF and 95ºF).
  • Shake well before use.
  • Saturate all end grain, nail holes, cavities and cracks in the wood.
  • Apply generous coats.
  • Maintain a damp edge to avoid seam marks.
  • Apply in the direction of the wood grain.

Brush Things not to do...

  • Avoid applying in direct sunlight.
  • Do not apply when surface is hot to the touch.
  • Avoid application in the presence of rain, dew or frost, or if these conditions are expected within the next five hours.
  • Do not apply if the moisture content of the wood is greater than 18%.

Checking the color...

It is always recommended to carry out a color test by applying the recommended number of coats to a sample of wood that will be used in the project. This ensures that the desired shade is obtained.