How long does Thompson Water Seal last?

How long does Thompson Water Seal last?

How long does Thompson Water Seal last?

4 years If applied correctly, Water Seal will last up to 4 years. This is dependent on conditions such as orientation of the wall and local climate.

Is Thompson Water Seal oil or water based?

Thompson's® WaterSeal® Penetrating Timber Oil is an oil-based product that provides protection by penetrating into wood pores and sealing out water infiltration. Thompson's® WaterSeal® Waterproofing Stains are water-based products that have film-forming properties to protect the wood by repelling water.

Can you remove Thompson Water Seal?

You can remove Thompson's Water Seal through a variety of techniques, but the simplest is probably to use Earth Smart Solutions' ESHC Hydrocarbon Cleaner and Degreaser. You also have the option to scrape or sand down the wood to remove it.

Is Thompson Water Sealer a good sealer?

Thompsons WaterSeal Waterproofing Wood Protector – Best Clear Wood Sealer for Table, Deck and Fences. Thompson's WaterSeal Waterproofing Wood Protector is a super-durable clear wood sealer. ... It's our top choice for decks, fences, and outdoor furniture that has a natural wood finish.

How often should I apply Thompson's water Seal?

every one to three years Thompson's WaterSeal includes a complete line of deck sealers and stains for protecting deck wood from moisture and sunlight. Applying a sealer and/or stain typically is recommended every one to three years, depending on the finishing product, deck use, weather conditions, and sun exposure.

How often do you need to apply Thompson's water Seal?

every one to three years Thompson's WaterSeal includes a complete line of deck sealers and stains for protecting deck wood from moisture and sunlight. Applying a sealer and/or stain typically is recommended every one to three years, depending on the finishing product, deck use, weather conditions, and sun exposure.

What happens if it rains on Thompson water Seal?

Rain will damage the finish of any wet sealer with linseed oil or mineral oil in it. Because it forms a coating, it takes several hours to "set up" (dry) and during that time the sealer is vulnerable. If the surface dried enough to touch and the rain was gentle, you may find no problem at all.

Do you have to use Thompson's WaterSeal exterior stains?

Not with Thompson’s® WaterSeal® exterior stains. They are specially formulated so you get unsurpassed waterproofing protection and beautiful color at the same time. However, not all stains provide the same level of water repellency.

Is there a way to remove Thompsons water seal?

THOMPSONS WATER SEAL IS A HUGE CON. It is simply paraffin wax dissolved in mineral spirits. It does not even last for 6 months on average. You can remove it by mixing ammonia and water at a 1 to 1 dilution ration. You can also remove it with mineral spirits and scrubbing.

Is the Thompson WaterSeal deck sealer UV protected?

Thompson's WaterSeal has clearly not been a consumer favorite with deck sealers. Mainly as it does not offer any UV protection and it grays in a few months.

What does Thompson's WaterSeal tinted wood protector do?

Protect your surfaces from the elements and provide the highest level of waterproofing protection available with Thompson's WaterSeal Waterproofer Tinted Wood Protector. Tinted finish protects against water damage and provides a mildew and UV resistant coating. Adds subtle shades of colour without hiding natural wood grain.


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