Applying a Penetrating Stain and Sealer By Matt Weber Wood remains the top building material for exterior projects because it has a lot going for it. It’s affordable, easy to work with, versatile, and maintains a natural look that blends with the outdoor surroundings. But wood requires maintenance and occasional recoating to keep it looking good and performing well. […]
Finishing pine is a four-step process: Sand, Seal, Stain and Topcoat.
Applying wood sealer to the end cuts of treated wood is more important than ever. Here’s why.
By Matt Weber We’re all aware of the wonders of wood as a building material, but to preserve its natural good looks when used outdoors, it’s necessary to apply a stain/sealer to protect it from Mother Nature. From mold and ultraviolet rays to insect infestation and rot, the threats to wood are plentiful. Choosing the right sealant, prepping the wood […]
Staining and sealing for protection from the elements By Matt Weber
Staining and sealing outdoor wood is among the best ways to protect it from the elements. By Matt Weber
Protect and beautify your outdoor wood—fast. By Matt Weber
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By Matt Weber Refinish a deck to renew the look and protect it from the elements.
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