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Ultimate Protection Decking Oil

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Description

Nourish your decking while giving it a beautiful natural finish with Ultimate Protection Decking Oil. It’s tough against changeable weather conditions and can cope with general wear and tear. It also lasts twice as long as other decking oils so you can enjoy a good looking decking for longer.

  • Restore the natural look of your wood
  • Rainproof in 90 minutes
  • Stops wood from greying and splitting
  • Lasts twice as long as standard oils
  • Restores wood oils lost through weathering
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  • Rainproof in 90 minutes
  • Restores natural look of wood
  • Lasts twice as long as usual oils
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How much oil do I need?

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Use for the following wood types
  • Hardwood decking
    Hardwood decking
  • Softwood decking
    Softwood decking

Can be used on both ridged or smooth wood.

7 colours available including:
Dark Oak

Dark Oak

Natural

Natural

Natural Pine

Natural Pine

Natural Oak

Natural Oak

Natural Cedar

Natural Cedar

Teak

Teak

Mahogany

Mahogany

How do I use it?

Number of coats

Two coats

Coverage

Up to 6.4m2 per litre

Application

Brush

How to use Ultimate Protection Decking Oil

Before you start

The oil works its magic on dry days when the temperature is above 10°C. Make sure your decking is completely dry before you apply it too.

How to prepare decking for oiling

Untreated, weathered decking

Untreated decking is really easy to prepare. All you need to do is use a restorer to bring out the natural colour of your deck. This will also help the oil adhere to the surface better.

Previously finished decking

  1. Use decking cleaner to remove dust, grease, oil, mildew and algae.
  2. If you notice any patches that are loose, peeling or flaking you will need to remove them otherwise your oil will be patchy. Use decking stripper to completely remove the top layer and take it back to the bare wood.
  3. Protect bare ends with grain protector to prevent moisture from seeping in.

New wood

You need to let brand new wood weather naturally for around six months before you can oil it. This ensures that any pre-treatment has eroded giving you a fresh surface to apply the oil.

  1. Once your wood has weathered, use a scrubbing brush and some decking cleaner to completely remove traces of the pre-treatment.
  2. Rinse it thoroughly with water, ideally using a pressure washer.

To make sure you’ve removed all the coating, throw some water on your decking. If it beads, you need to keep scrubbing and cleaning.

Application

  1. Give the oil a good shake and pour the contents into a suitable metal or plastic container. If you’re using more than one tin, mix them together but don’t dilute!
  2. Apply a generous amount of oil to the decking using a brush or roller. Paint with the grain and focus on three to four boards at a time to ensure you don’t get any overlap lines. Wait four hours for the coat to dry.
  3. Once the first coat has dried, apply a second coat and wait four hours for it to dry.

And that’s it! Your decking is now oiled and healthy.

Aftercare

Cleaning

Regularly cleaning your decking will not only keep it looking good, but it’ll keep it in a good condition too. Use a stiff brush to remove dirt, grime, dust, algae, mildew and anything else that ruins the aesthetics of your deck.

Repairs

Repairing your deck is really easy and doesn’t take much effort. Just sand down the damaged area and apply a coat of the oil and your decking will be good as new.

Technical specification

Usage Exterior on ridged or smooth hardwood and softwood decking
Coverage Up to 6.4m2 per litre
Dry time Rainproof in 90 minutes
Coat time Four hours
Number of coats 2
Finish Matt
Durability Lasts twice as long as standard oil
Application Brush or roller
Base Water
Sizes 2.5L, 5L
VOC Low

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