What can I use instead of Waterlox?

What can I use instead of Waterlox?

Linseed and tung oils will provide you with a lusterous repairable finish that won’t be as durable or water resistant. You will need to re-apply these with some sort of regularity.

How much does Waterlox cost?

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Is Waterlox the same as tung oil?

It is the same high quality tung oil used in all of our tung oil products. Use on bare wood only. Waterlox Pure Tung Oil is 100% pure tung oil with no additives or driers. Produces a matte sheen appearance.

Is Waterlox a durable finish?

Flooring. Waterlox ORIGINAL Sealer/Finish was initially developed solely as a floor finish. It creates a durable, elastic finish that penetrates into the wood while also building a durable, protective layer on the surface. The ORIGINAL Sealer/Finish will wear well and maintain a high level of protection even when worn.

Is Waterlox like a polyurethane?

Waterlox URETHANE finishes are the ultimate in clear polyurethane finishes for indoor use and outdoor use (not in direct UV).

How good is Waterlox?

5.0 out of 5 stars Just say YES to Waterlox! I love, LOVE this product! I used this on reclaimed cedar from my turn of the century (20th) home in the kitchen for countertops. I applied the first 3 coats allowing 24 hours to dry in between with the last 3 coats about 8 hours or so to dry.

Is Waterlox a polyurethane?

Is Waterlox hard to apply?

Waterlox vs. Finishes in this category are difficult to apply and are recommended for professional use only because they are applied by buffing in and wiping off any excess product and are applied in thin coats.

Is Waterlox good for countertops?

Wood countertops can give your kitchen, bath or bar an unprecedented look. Waterlox is a superb choice for finishing wood countertops because it produces an incredibly appealing and durable surface. It is waterproof, food-safe and easy to maintain.

Is Waterlox good for kitchen countertops?

Waterlox for Countertops Waterlox is an excellent choice for almost any kitchen, bath or bar project because it is easy to apply, repair and maintain.

Is Waterlox good for Butcher block countertops?

The Waterlox products I use to seal butcher block counters and woodworking projects are Waterlox original tung oil finishes. In particular, I use Waterlox “ORIGINAL formula” in semi-gloss (to seal and build up the finish) and the satin finish which I use as the final coat.

Does Waterlox turn yellow?

Waterlox has a very definite amber color to it when it’s first applied, and it turns even more amber over time.

Does Waterlox yellow over time?

Can be used over oil paint and stain. Will not yellow over time. Excellent for lighter colored woods, like maple, and neutral stain colors like white, gray and black.

Is Waterlox good for butcher block countertops?

The go-to choice for finishing butcher block countertops is Waterlox because it provides incredible durability and easy maintenance in highly used areas.

What is the best sealant for butcher block countertops?

How to seal butcher block countertops with film finishes

  • Waterlox Original Sealer Finish (opens in new tab) is a resin-modified tung oil/mineral spirits product that is food-safe and non-toxic when cured.
  • Zinsser Bulls Eye Shellac (opens in new tab)is easy to clean and cures to create a non-toxic finish.

Is Waterlox a food grade?

Waterlox is a superb choice for finishing wood countertops because it produces an incredibly appealing and durable surface. It is waterproof, food-safe and easy to maintain.