All you need to know about Wood Care Products

Congratulations! By considering wood care products, you've taken an important step towards ensuring your timber is protected from the elements. Below you can find various links to documents that will educate and inform about issues surrounding weathering, wood protection and maintenance.

▶ What is Weathering?
A guide to weathering and what it actually does to wood. How to achieve the weathered look while staying protected from the elements. How to minimise the effects of weathering.

▶ [PDF] Wood Care & Maintenance Guide
The must-read guide for applying Wood Care. Contains information about Preperation, Application and Maintenance.

▶ Sanding: The Secret to Wood Finish
An explanation about how sanding can extend the life of a wood finish by up to 3 times.

▶ Pre-finishing Calculator
Pre-finishing reduces times and onsite labour costs. Use our pre-finishing calculator for an instant online quote.

▶ Fire Treatment
Information about the fire retardant treatments offered by Silva Timber.

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Product Links

▶ Sansin
Sansin SDF (For Cladding, Decking and Fencing)
Sansin DEC (Specially Formulated for Decking)
Sansin ENS (for Windows, Doors and Furniture)

▶ Sioo
Sioo - Up to 10 years service life

▶ Owatrol
Owatrol Solid Colour Stain (Opaque Finish - up to 15 year warranty)
[Video] Applying Owatrol Solid Colour Stain to Western Red Cedar
Owatrol Textrol - Penetrating Oil Finish
Owatrol Seasonite - New Wood Protection
Owatrol Net-trol Wood Cleaner and Brightener
Owatrol Prepdeck Stripper / Cleaner

▶ Osmo
Osmo Natural Oil Woodstain
Osmo 420 UV Protection Oil Extra - with protection against algae
Osmo Bangkirai Oil (ideal for Yellow Balau)