The Shaker Maple is a water based wood stain that has all the advantages of oil based stains. They spread easily, can be repaired, blend effortlessly and have plenty of open time. The thicker formula allows controlled saturation, which will reduce blotching on softer woods such as Aspen, Pine and Maple. This Shaker Maple interior stain can be applied over existing finishes. Water Based stains are easy to clean up with soap and water, and disposal is just as simple, plus they eliminate fire hazards.
You can apply the stain with a brush, roll, pad, or spray gun. A topcoat is required with high performance clear poly. Normally the dry time is about 30 minutes depending on air moisture. A top coat or re-coat usually takes up to two hours.
General Finish water based stains contain high-quality pigments that produce rich, dark, uniform colors on hard-to-stain woods. This stain has a Low odor, low VOC, water cleanup, and noncombustible which are an environment-friendly and safer for your health. These stains are now formulated with more than 50% Renewable Resources formulated from sustainable materials that decrease the carbon footprint.
General Finishes is a Wisconsin-based wood coatings manufacturer that was founded in 1928, has been a trailblazer in the water-based technology revolution.
General Finishes Shaker Maple Water Based Stain Quart Specifications:
- Shaker Maple.
- Water Based Stain.
- Quart - 2.40 pounds.
- Interior Only.
- 1 + Coats.
- VOC: 127.056 g/L.
- Applied with a brush, spray, roll, or pad.
- Spray Tip Size - HVLP 1.1mm-1.3mm.
- Can be used over other finishes.
- Dry Time - Raw Wood (30+ minute), Existing Finish (1+ hour).
- Re-coat Dry Time - 2 hours.
- Dry Time Over Oil Based Product - 24 hours.
- Coverage - 100-150 square foot per quart.