hickson decor waxcoat
brush on water repellent
protects external wood against moisture ingress
This concentrated, clear, water repellent coating is formulated for the protection of externally exposed timber surfaces. When dry it provides water droplet repellence and protects wood against moisture ingress, warping, swelling, cracking and splitting and helps maintain timber in a bright, clean condition.
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application and advice
New timber should be well sanded, non-oily and thoroughly dry. Old paint, stain or varnish - strip back to bare wood, sand and clean, coat as new wood.
Stir thoroughly before and during use. Do not apply below 5°C. Brush apply one coat evenly with the grain in a full flowing coat, do not overbrush.
Recoating will be required every 1-2 years depending on degree of exposure. Clean down and lightly sand.
Timbers containing high natural oils, e.g. Teak and Iroko, may inhibit drying and cause impaired adhesion. Wiping surface with methylated spirit will assist adhesion.
Application rollers, sponges and pads, or clothes soaked in this product, may spontaneously combust if left. Dispose of after soaking in water. Wear a suitable face mask if dry sanding.
Protect from extremes of temperature during storage and application.
health, safety and the environment
Clean brushes and spillages with white spirit.
May produce an allergic reaction. Flammable. Harmful to Aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Keep out the reach of children. If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label. Use only in well ventilated areas. Do not empty into drains, dispose of this material and its container at hazardous or special waste collection point. Restrict interior use to small surface areas such as doors, skirting boards and window frames. Not recommended for interior use on large surface areas. During spraying, wear suitable respiratory protective equipment. After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of soap and water or a proprietary skin cleanser, do not use solvent, thinners or white spirit.