Whether you have a brand new fence that you want to protect, or an older fence that needs a little TLC, adding paint or a stain to your wooden fence are common solutions. This will help keep its lifespan longer and make sure that any problems with warping, twisting or mold, don’t occur. Of course, they each have their pros and cons, and depending on your goals, you may prefer one or the other.
Wood paint is formulated to cover up the wood surface completely, it does tend to crack and peel after a 1-2 year period. this is the most cost effective way to add a color shade to your new or existing fence.
Wood stain is a type of paint used to add color to wood. It differs from traditional paint in that stain soaks into the wood. Best over all.
There are two types of stains available, Oil based stains and Water based stains.
Wood sealer products are intended to extend the life of wood products by creating a moisture barrier around the wood.
By sealing the wood, you make it more resistant to mold and mildew.
Fence painting is the most versatile wood fence treatment in terms of color options. You can paint your fence white, black, green, magenta – whatever your heart desires. If you don’t like the look of natural wood, this is a great way to cover up the wood grain and create a smooth finish throughout.
The last thing you want to do is spend a lot of money on your fence, only to have the color fade away or peel off after a short time. If durability is an important element in your decision, stain reigns supreme. Stain simply fades as it ages – there’s no chipping and peeling involved like paint.
Wood absorbs stain, whereas paint sits on top of the wood, this means that the stain protects wood from rot, insects, and wear and tear, as it provides a nice touch of color.
Sealers offer the ultimate waterproofing solution for your fence, protecting it from the harshest weather conditions year-round. This innovative technology creates a water-repellent barrier that prevents water from penetrating the wood's surface, ensuring longevity and durability.
Investing in a sealer to waterproof your wooden fence guarantees an enhanced appearance and a prolonged lifespan.