EXTERIOR STAIN  HOW TO'S

In this section we've put together some great videos that will show you the proper steps to get the best, longest lasting results possible when staining exterior wood surfaces.Lets face it, the time spent staining decks and fences would be much better used enjoying the summer weather. With our harsh northern climate, we're already at a disadvantage when it comes to the life expectancy of exterior products of any kind, but by following the proper surface prep and application steps you can ensure that you get the best, longest lasting results possible. The quality of the products used will most definitely help ensure a longer life, but when it comes to exterior surfaces there is no way to emphasize enough the importance of surface prep and proper application.

CLEAN

This video will show you how to prep and maintain your outdoor surfaces with Benjamin Moore's Clean.
 

REMOVE OLD FINISHES

This video will show you how to strip your old finish with Benjamin Moore's Remove.

RESTORE & BRIGHTEN

This video will show you how to restore severely weathered wood with Benjamin Moore's Restore and Brighten.

HOW TO APPLY EXTERIOR STAIN

This video is a good overview for the application of exterior stains.

Arborcoat water based Semi-Transparent stain

This video will show you How to prepare for and apply Arborcoat water based Semi-Transparent stain. (Note: The oil based is the same procedure except it's just one coat, no top coat required.)

HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR DECK

This video will show you how to maintain your deck using Arborcoat water based Semi-Transparent stain.