surface preparation

Timber: Blackened\weathered (Wood Finish)

For optimal results on a Timber surface in a Blackened\weathered (Wood Finish) state, please follow the instructions below for preparation and application. Links to the products utilised in this guide are listed below.


1. Rub down blackened layers with steel wool and a solution of washing soda (500g dissolved in 3 liter warm water.)
2. Rinse with clean water and allow to dry
3. Sand smooth with 150 mm grit paper and wipe clean


1. Apply 1 coat Bind
2. Sand down with 150 mm grit paper (or liner)
3. Apply another coat of Bind
4. Apply 2 coats of Clear Guard of Colour

Products used