Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain FAQs

Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain FAQs



  • 1.

    What makes Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain different from other solid stains?

    Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain is unique from other solid stains in that it produces a beautiful finished look in just one coat.  Other solid stains require two coats to fully hide the wood grain underneath.  Furniture can also be returned to surface 48 hours after application is complete with Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain.  Most solid stains require 72 hours before the furniture can be returned to the surface.  Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain can also be used on broom swept concrete and most composite decking in addition to wood whereas other solid stains only work on wood.

  • 2.

    What other features does Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain have?

    Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain has NeverWet properties inside.  That means that the coating is hydrophobic and repels water to extend the life of your deck and the coating.  Additionally it has superior water repellency and is an algae and mildew resistant coating. 

  • 3.

    Does Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain fill voids in the wood and concrete?

    No.  Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain is meant for newer wood and concrete surfaces.  While thick enough to cover your surface in one coat, it is not thick enough to fill cracks and voids.  Cracks should be filled using the Restore Crack Filler prior to application.

  • 4.

    Does Restore 2X One Coat Solid stain have a smooth texture?

    Yes, Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain has a smooth finish that is barefoot friendly. 
  • 5.

    What surfaces can I apply Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain to?

    Wood:  Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain should only be applied on structurally sound wood and most composite surfaces. Some composite decking is engineered with moisture repellants or sealers that may prevent proper adhesion. Be sure to follow specific manufacturer’s recommendation before applying to any composite decking. Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain is recommended for use one newer wood surfaces. New wood needs to weather 6 months before application.

    Concrete:  Restore 2X One Coat Solid Stain should only be applied to structurally sound broom swept or porous concrete. It is recommended for use on newer concrete surfaces. New concrete surfaces need to cure 30 days before application.

    NOT FOR USE ON:  Smooth or floated concrete, fiberglass, tile, and metal surfaces. These surfaces will not allow for proper adhesion. Do not use on driveways, garages, or other areas with vehicular traffic.