3 Steps for Optimum Performance of DEFY Wood Care Products
· Removes rust and tannin
After cleaning or stripping the wood it still must be neutralized and brightened to restore it’s natural beauty. Brightening is a simple, quick and easy step that will make a tremendous difference in the final appearance of your project. DEFY Wood Brightener (TimberBrite) is safe for use on all species of wood including redwood and cedar.
Note: Before applying DEFY Wood Brightener, Wood Cleaner, or Wood Stripper, cover or thoroughly wet ALL surrounding vegetation with water.
To neutralize and brighten, dilute
1 part DEFY Wood Brightener to 4 parts water (1 gallon of
concentrate will make 5 gallons of finished product). DEFY
Wood Brightener will cover 100-200 square feet per gallon,
depending on the wood’s porosity. Apply DEFY Wood
Brightener to wet wood with sprayer, brush, or mop. Let
solution stand for 3-5 minutes, keeping wet with additional
solution if necessary. Rinse wood and all surrounding vegetation
thoroughly by flooding area with water from a garden hose.
Allow surfaces to dry 24-48 hours before application of
wood stain or finish.