Frames and shutters, balconies, fences

How to update well-maintained wooden shutters to get a stained effect

Are you ready to update your well-maintained wooden shutters to get a fantastic stained effect? Follow this brief guide and you will be able to get a good result. Shall we get started? Gather all the needed supplies and let's get started!

Level of difficulty

Surface

  • Previously coated wood

Tools

Instructions

Step 1

Before painting, carefully prepare the surface by sanding it with 280 grit sandpaper. Be careful not to get to the wood. Remove any impurities, dirt residues or dust with a brush.

Step 2

The surface is now ready to be treated with the FNC transparent water-based topcoat for wood of the color you prefer (for this tutorial we used FNC01 -MATT CEDAR). Stir the product very well before applying it on your surface, working in long and linear movements.

Step 3

If necessary, apply a second coat of FNC transparent water-base topcoat for wood after 2-4 hours.

More information
ICA water-based coatings for exteriors protect wood against bad weather and UV rays. They are easy to apply on many types of surface: frames and shutters, fences, balconies, beams, attics and other wooden items located outdoors. The FNC transparent water-based topcoat for wood is odourless and has a low environmental impact. It's easy to apply by spray or brush, directly onto untreated wood or pre-impregnated wood. Its color increases protection against sunlight and provides greater aesthetic appeal to the coated surface.

Which product to use

CLEAR WATER-BASED WOOD FINISH
CLEAR WATER-BASED WOOD FINISH
Odorless and with low environmental impact. Easy to apply by brush or spray, onto pre-stained wood. Protects the wood against weathering and UV rays.
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