Is TWP 1500 oil based?

TWP 1500 stain is a semi-transparent oil-based wood preservative registered by the EPA. The only deck preservative that is currently registered as an exterior wood preservative.

How long does TWP 1500 stain take to dry?

In perfect drying conditions and assuming TWP was applied properly, the dry time ranges from 24 to 72 hours. After an adequate dry time of TWP, foot traffic and heavy items can be returned to the wood surface.

Is TWP a stain?

TWP Stain & Sealer | Exterior Wood & Deck Preservative TWP is the top-rated semi-transparent stain on the market today. TWP® Semi-Solid Pro-Series will keep your wood beautiful, fresh, and looking new longer! The ease of application and maintenance will allow you to enjoy your investment for years to come.

Who makes Twp?

Gemini Coatings
TWP® stands for “Total Wood Preservative” and has been distributed by Gemini Coatings for over 20 years. TWP® Exterior Wood and Deck Stain is registered as an EPA Wood Preservative and is manufactured using only the highest quality of raw materials.

Is Twp stain oil or water based?

TWP Stain is best known for offering superior oil based wood stain and preservative products. Now they have taken matters one step further – the first ever TWP non-film forming water based wood stain. TWP WS Series utilizes a unique combination of chemicals that enhance the natural beauty and warmth of the wood.

How long does Twp take to dry?

24-72 hours
DRY TIME: 24-72 hours depending on drying conditions. Drying conditions will vary greatly depending on applied film thickness and weather conditions. THINNING AND CLEANUP: No thinning required of TWP 100. Use mineral spirits for equipment clean up.

How long will Twp stain last?

2-3 years
On less dense wood like cedar or pressure treated pine, you can expect TWP to last for 2-3 years before needing some attention. TWP stain on horizontal areas like a deck floor will wear faster than a vertical surface like deck spindles or a fence.

How long before you can walk on Twp stain?

Allow to dry for a minimum of 48 hours. Though this system is designed for non-traffic surfaces, it can be thinned with 25% Mineral Spirits for traffic areas. Walking on TWP® before it is dry will cause tracking. DRY TIME: TWP® is a semi-drying finish designed for penetration.

Is TWP Deck stain any good?

Another plus to the TWP Stain review 2021 was the fact that as well as this stain performs it still remains a low VOC oil-based formula and is compliant in all 50 states. TWP Stain scored well in all tests in overall protection, longevity, compliance, and final finish results.

Does Sherwin Williams sell TWP Deck stain?

Gemini TWP Total Wood Preservative (350 VOC Formula) | SherwinWilliams.

What does Twp stand for?


Acronym Definition
TWP Township
TWP The Washington Post
TWP The Wellness Plan
TWP The West Pacific

What’s the difference between TWP 500 and 1500 stain?

If you have any questions on TWP 1500 Series, see our Q&A section below each product or visit TWP 1500 is a Semi-transparent Oil-Based wood stain and preservative that is allowed in all 50 states. The new TWP 1500 formula is designed to penetrate better, dry faster and outperform the previous TWP 500 series formula.

Which is the best Twp stain for wood?

TWP 1500 is one of the top-rated semi-transparent stains on the market today, is EPA approved as a wood preservative, and is VOC compliant to be used in all 50 states. Use TWP 1500 Series and you are using one of the highest grade oil based stains available for 2019!

Is it safe to use Twp 1500 on wood?

TWP 1500 Stain products are EPA registered wood preservatives specially formulated for exterior new and old wood, decks and fences, siding, and log homes. TWP 1500 Series stain comes in 9 popular colors and TWP 1500 is a low VOC product safe to use in any state.

Are there any legitimate dealers for TWP products?

They are not legitimate dealers, recognized by TWP manufacturing. When buying TWP Branded Products directly online from we know the consumer is fully protected and protects our reputation for treating customers fairly with Genuine TWP high-quality products and service.