Timber that is unprotected and exposed to rain and sunlight will
start to break down fairly quickly (depending on the species of timber).
This deterioration will cause surface checking (cracking) due to the
moisture change with in the timber. The timber will loose its natural
colour and bleach down to various shades of grey spoiling the
appearance. Dimensional changes in the timber resulting in changes in
moisture content will have detrimental effects on exterior joinery,
windows and doors, which for instance will swell and be difficult to
open and close.
Exterior coatings are manufactured to stop this deterioration and
maintain its dimensional stability, coloured coatings also maintain a
We have products available in various forms from wood stains to wood
paints and oils.
AG Woodcare Products Ltd was formed in 1996 as a small family business following on from many years of experience in the building product and wood care industry. Today as one of the leading online retailers of wood finishes and finishing products, we hold huge stocks of many of the leading brands with expert techincal advice.