What does CWF mean in stain?

CWF-UV® Clear Wood Finish. Clear Natural. 1 Gallon/3.78 L, 5 Gallon/18.9 L. Select. U.S. English COC.

Is CWF stain oil-based?

FLOOD® PRO CWF® Penetrating Oil Wood Finish provides a natural oil-based finish that protects wood against moisture and sun damage. Apply to new, dry, pressure-treated wood, uncoated new or weathered wood, or wood previously stained or painted.

Who makes CWF stain?

Akzo Nobel
The odd thing is the Flood CWF is better than it’s now sister stain Sikkens. Even though Sikkens costs 50% more. Both are manufactured by Akzo Nobel.

How long does CWF last?

Liked the product because it holds up longer than the other brand. Thompson’s water seal needs to be reapplied every year. Flood CWF-UV lasts for at least 6 years without the need for a recoat.

Is CWF a good deck stain?

– The Flood CWF-UV 5 OIL is a decent stain. Better than most acrylic based stains as this semi-transparent oil-based stain penetrates well into the wood grain. Little disappointing on the color retention and mold.

Can you paint over CWF?

Stir thoroughly and often during use. Apply to a small area and allow stain to dry to ensure acceptable appearance. Apply one thin coat with a high quality brush, roller, paint or stain-pad, or with spray equipment. When applying by roller or spray, always back-brush for best results.

How long does flood CWF UV last?

Flood CWF-UV lasts for at least 6 years without the need for a recoat.

What is the difference between CWF-UV and CWF UV5?

CWF-UV®5 is a higher-performing CWF-UV® finish that offers more protection from sun and water damage.

Can you thin CWF?

Step-by-step instructions: For color uniformity, intermix all containers being used, and do not thin the product. Stir the finish before and periodically during application.

What colors does CWF come in?


  • 708 Walnut.
  • Canyon Brown.
  • Cedar.
  • Chestnut.
  • Honey Gold.
  • Natural(Tint Base)
  • Redwood.

What is the difference between CWF-UV and CWF uv5?

What kind of stain is CWF-UV clear wood?

MSDS & Datasheets: CWF-UV ® Code Finish Base FLD542 CWF-UV® Clear Wood Finish Clear Natural FLD520 CWF-UV® Clear Wood Finish Cedar FLD521 CWF-UV® Clear Wood Finish Redwood FLD527 CWF-UV® Clear Wood Finish Honey Gold

What kind of stain do you use at Lowes?

Whether you’re refreshing your pickets with a fence stain, your shakes with a cedar stain or your chimney with an exterior brick stain, look to Lowe’s for the stain products and accessories you need to get the job done. Before you begin any stain refresh project, it’s important to determine if you have oil or latex.

How long does it take for CWF stain to dry?

Specifications Available Sizes: 1 Gallon/3.78 L , 5 Gallons/18.9 L Coverage: 150-250 sq ft/gal | 13.9 – 23.2 sq m/3.7 Dry Time: 24 – 48 hours, depending on tempature an VOC: Does not exceed 275 g/L

What kind of stain to use on wood?

CWF-UV ® Clear Wood Finish provides a natural finish that protects wood from sun and water damage. retailers. Recommended for use on exterior wood decks, fences, siding, railings, outdoor furniture and other wood surfaces.