TWP 1500 Series: This is a wood preservative that
prevents structural damage and wood decay on exterior above ground wood
surfaces such as untreated or previously treated fencing, decking, wood siding,
log homes and roofing. TWP 1500 series also resists water absorption that
causes warping, cracking and splitting as well as preventing freeze damage in
colder climates. TWP 1500 is compliant in all 50 states. TWP 1500 series can be
used on all wood types including Cedar, Redwood, IPE, Mahogany, Presser Treated,
Coverage rate: 200-400 square feet per gallon.
Coats: The 1500 series requires 1-2 coats
Life: TWP 1500 series can last: Decks 1-3 years,
Veridical: 2-4 years depending on your environment/climate.
Application process: it can be applied with a pad,
sprayer, brush, or a roller.
TWP 1500 series need to be applied between 50-95 degrees Fahrenheit. For best
results clean your wood first with a high quality wood cleaner and/or
One Coat: Apply TWP to dry clean wood, if new wood
let it age a minimum of 4-6 weeks. Apply one even medium coat, allow 30 minutes
to pass and wipe up any excess that my still be present on the wood.
Wet on Wet (2 coats): 2 coats are not necessary, but
will provide additional penetration and protection for a few more months. Wet
on Wet 2 coats process requires you to put the second coat on immediately after
the first. If an hour passes DO NOT put a second coat, this will likely cause
the stain to puddle on top and create a film, which will peel over time. If you
cannot do 2 coats immediately after each other then wait until the following
year to apply another coat.
Dry Time: at
least 24 hours, depends on temperature and humidity.
Previously treated wood: TWP 1500 series will work best on previously
treated wood if the old finish is completely removed, including wood previously
treated with TWP. Remove pervious stain with a high quality stripper (http://www.worldofstains.com/Gemini-Safe-Strip-Injectable-Stripper-p/ge-safe-strip-1.htm
TWP® 1500 Tech Data Sheet
TWP® 1500 Series is a low VOC preservative with special U.V. absorbing pigments that prevent unsightly wood graying, darkening and fading. The selected mildewcides inhibit the growth of mold and mildew which assist in preventing premature discoloration.