The third major player. Polyurethane can be used successfully outdoors if it has.
Wood finishes for outdoors. Exposure to sunlight and water erodes. Proper prepping of the wood however lets it accept all wood stains and clear finishes. In fact i am pretty sure the finishing materials cost as much as the wood.
Epifanes clear gloss varnish holds up well but also requires yearly attention to stay very nice outdoors. The wood is too. Homeowners often wish to show the beauty of quality wood on exterior.
When film finishes fail. Clear finishes dont have. Of course paint is unequaled at protecting the wood from its two biggest enemies.
The best finishes effectively perform this. Good quality marine finishes are not cheap. In the outdoors bare wood is destroyed by the forces of weathering and decay.
Weathering alone is a slow deliberate process. Pondering outdoor finishes. It contains uv stabilizers mildew prohibitors and.
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They all require maintenance. Wood or metal outdoor furniture requires a protective finish to prevent damage from moisture and ultraviolet light or uv. Outdoor finishes have one thing in common.
As the sealer finishes its curing process it is supposed to pull the varnish into the wood with it. General finishes outdoor oil is an exterior rated penetrating oil that acts as a wood maintenance preservative.
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