Wood has long been considered a timeless decking material, so it’s no surprise that it is still one of the most popular decking materials on the market. However, while it’s incredibly popular, it does require continual upkeep to keep it looking well-maintained. Traditional options for wood decking maintenance include clear sealer, stain or paint.
A well-designed and constructed deck creates a wow factor for any home. This article explains why using a heavy-duty deck stain is the best way to protect the decks you build for clients.
Wood Stain Colors with No Limitations Owner of Detroit Craftswoman, Chelsea Cousineau, has been in the woodworking industry using wood as an art form for about four years. She grew up working at her dad’s hardware store, where there was always an abundance of wood cut-offs laying around. She took the opportunity to use them to create wood mosaics and pictures. She uses ZAR Stains and tints to create her wood stain colors.
Log cabins are beautiful, sturdy homes that take us back to the pioneer days. Now, they have a life of their own and can range from the simple, classic design to the extravagant log mansions. No matter how big or small, ensuring that they are properly maintained and cared for is essential to the life of the logs and to the home itself.
Wood is a high-quality, natural material that isn't necessarily cheap, so you will need to protect it. The best way to protect it and increase its longevity is to apply polyurethane products for wood doors.
ZAR® is more than ONE color per year, ZAR® is a lifestyle. Why have a manufacturer pick THEIR color of the year when it should be all about YOU? ZAR has collections of color that speak to your way of living: Easy Living, Tending, Classic, Global Canvas. How about this coming year, you be you! Fill your spaces with colors and decors that make you happy. They express your true personality and make your home come alive.
With so many stain and sealer brands on the market, it can be difficult to know which to choose. To help you, we created a list of some of the best interior wood stain and sealer options on the market.
Different brands have different furniture wood stain colors, some are multi-function formulas like ZAR Interior Stain and some have specific formulations for indoor and outdoor wood. ZAR® Interior and Exterior offers beautiful indoor and outdoor wood furniture stain options.
ZAR® 518 EXOTIC REDWOOD + 139 GOLDEN SUNSET + 517 MOROCCAN RED + 129 VINTAGE MODERN are warm and rich hues making for the perfect setting to transition into the changing seasons. The red-hot hues of Exotic Redwood & Moroccan Red symbolize strength and emotions of love, fire, heat, and
ZAR® Deck and Siding has specialty products for every stage of your deck’s life from beginning to end. A lasting deck needs the right product at the right time. Through every season, you can count on ZAR® to make your deck look its best and remain in tip-top shape. Are you thinking about staining your deck? The experts over at ZAR®
ZAR® 509 BLUE MOON + 139 BEACH HOUSE + 127 GOLDEN SUNSET ZAR® Blue Moon, Beach House, and Golden Sunset give the perfect hues transitioning into the Spring and Summer. The rich, blue hues of Blue Moon symbolize serenity, stability, and health. The soft, white shades of Beach House symbolize new beginnings and a fresh start. Contrast it with the rich
Creativity didn’t stop in quarantine. In fact, it flourished. Laure Joliet, Domino By Angelina Hazzouri When it comes to interior design, trends come and go, but creativity is constant. Throughout the last few months, we all had time to reflect on what is important to us in life… and we’ve also had time to reflect
Outdoor living space is more important than ever as we practice social distancing and staying at home. Outdoor space, like a deck, can instantly make your home feel more extensive, and done right, can even improve its value as well. As the weather gets nicer, staying at home with your family can mean moving…Continue Reading
ZAR® doesn’t want you to second guess a stain color Just like everyone has a unique personality, they have their style. Whether it’s Mid Century Modern, Vintage, or Classic, your space should feel like you. ZAR® doesn’t want you to second guess a stain color, but instead wants the stain color to inspire you.
ZAR® Platinum Pro Translucent Urethane Finish is a newly developed product especially developed for the PRO market to apply to vertical non-porous, primed substrates such as fiber cement, panel and lap siding, vinyl, and doors made of fiberglass and steel. It is a one coat application that dries on the average of 15 to
Fall foliage is spectacular! The colors of Autumn are all around, putting us in the mood for turkey and cranberry sauce. But stop right there – one of the biggest mistakes a homeowner can make is to neglect removing those leaves from decks and concrete walks and driveways. Leaves left on these surfaces can cause
Master Painters Institute (MPI) was developed from The Master Painters & Decorators Association, formed to remedy a defective apprenticeship system, to solve problems created by unsatisfactory materials, and to devise a means for assuring the public of the skill, honorable reputation, and integrity of master painters. The Master Painters Institute has been qualifying products for the
United Gilsonite Laboratories is pleased to announce the acceptance of UGL® Glazol® Glazing Compound and DRYLOK® Powdered Masonry Waterproofer into ARCOM’s MasterSpec Master Guide Specifications for engineers, architects, and design professionals. UGL® Glazol® Glazing Compound has been accepted into Section 080314 Historic Treatment of Wood Doors and 08035123 Historic Treatment of Steel Windows and 080352 Historic Treatment of
Steelfan’s Full Review: UGL ZAR® Wood Patch, 3 Ounce Pros: You can nail, saw, and drill into it. Very easy to work with. Cons: None The Bottom Line: ZAR® Wood Patch is a big improvement over Wood Putty. For anyone looking to repair dents, gouges, chips or broken corners, this is the remedy. I’ve been working with wood for a