Interior Wood Stains and Dyes

We have a selection of water and solvent based wood stains and dyes, which once applied offer a beautiful and unique depth of colour.

Choose from a comprehensive selection of waterbased, oil and spirit based dyes that exhibit a clean consistent appearance, combined with excellent lightfast properties, available to bring definition to the wood grain, to enhance the appearance of the surface, to match existing or different species of wood or to compliment architectural features.

Our range of wood stains allow you to create new and exciting colour shades, or to simply match an existing decorative style.

The type of wood stain used will also determine the type of top coat you can use as a finish, not all wood stains and dyes are compatible with the final top coat finish.

£11.80 (£14.16 inc VAT)  
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An Oil based wood dye formulated to offer exceptional penetration and strong colour on all interior wood surfaces. Fiddes Naptha Stains are slower drying than conventional spirit based wood dyes, allowing a greater degree of flexibility when colour matching or applying on to a large surface area.

£13.75 (£16.50 inc VAT)  
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Fiddes NGR stain '(Non Grain Raising), methylated spirit based wood dye formulated to offer exceptional depth of colour on all interior wood surfaces. NGR Wood Dyes can be mixed with our range of Shellac Polish and Cellulose Lacquers to add colour or shade.

A quick drying stain available in 1L and 5L

£10.33 (£12.40 inc VAT)  
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Fiddes Pine Water Stains recommended for use on new or old pine furniture where an antique, aged appearance is preferred, used throughout the Antique Pine and Pine Reproduction makers.

Can also be used on all types of interior timbers.

Available in 1L, 5l and 25L

£11.31 (£13.57 inc VAT)  
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A range of fine spirit based powder stains. Mix with shellac polish or methylated Spirits to create a wood dye or to alter shade to an existing spirit stain.

£5.56 (£6.67 inc VAT)  
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Oil based non-grain raising wood dye, for new or stripped wood, prior to finishing with any Rustins wood finishes or other suitably compatable finishes.

£19.47 (£23.36 inc VAT)  
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Osmo Wood Wax Finish Transparent for all interior woodwork including furniture and childrens toys. In one simple operation it produces a rich professional satin finish, extremely durable, water repellent and dirt resistant.

£15.94 (£19.13 inc VAT)  
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Chestnut Spirit stain sample kits, available in Rainbow Colours and Wood Colours and contains one 25ml bottle of each colour. Can be used to try the colour or for use as a mixer to make a new colour or for use as a wash. Trial bottles are ideal for use when mixing with Cellulose Sanding Sealer and Melamine Lacquer to make tinted finishes.

Pack size: 9 x 25ml rainbow colours & 12 x 25ml wood colours.

£14.42 (£17.30 inc VAT)  
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A clear extra thin wood oil finish for interior applications producing a satin-matt finish. For certain dense woods this product is recommended over thicker products such as the Polyx Oil. It is also used as a primer coat prior to the application of Polyx Oil

£13.99 (£16.79 inc VAT)  
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Fiddes Liming Paste is a water based Liming Paste for creating a quick drying limed finish, designed to be over coated with a Lacquer, Varnish or Wax finish.

Available in 1Kg


£6.62 (£7.94 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Palette Wood Dyes, a water based quick drying wood dye ideal for dying / colouring all interior bare wood work, whilst leaving the natural beauty of the grain visible. For use prior to oil, wax, varnish and french polish finishes. Liberon palette wood dye's are suitable for both soft and most hardwoods.

Pack size: 500ml and 5L (not all colours are available in 5L)

£5.06 (£6.07 inc VAT)  
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Liberon Spirit Wood Dye is ideal for use on hardwoods and for furniture restoration and is a traditional ethanol based dye which penetrates deep into the wood.

Ideal on oak and mahogany

Available in 8 wood colours.

£7.47 (£8.96 inc VAT)  
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Chestnut Pine Stain, specially selected stain to colour pine before polishing. Water based for easy application over large areas. The use of tinted waxes will help with subtle shading.

Available in Dark Pine, Golden Pine, Light Honey Pine & Stripped Pine

Pack size: 500ml

£6.47 (£7.76 inc VAT)  
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Chestnut Quick-Drying Spirit Wood Dye manufactured with high grade, fade resistant materials. Can be intermixed for colour matching or thinned using Cellulose Thinners for delicate wash effects. Spirit Stain is also suitable for mixing with Cellulose Sanding Sealer and Melamine Lacquer up to a suggested maximum of 10% to make your own tinted finishes.

Available in 12 wood shades: Antique Mahogany, Antique Pine, Brown Mahogany, Dark jacobean, English Walnut, Golden Oak, Light Mahogany, Mid Oak, Red Mahogany, Rosewood, Teak, and 9 solid colours: Black, Blue, Green, Orange, Purple, Red, Royal Blue, Yellow & WhitePack size 250ml

Pack size 250ml

£6.99 (£8.39 inc VAT)  
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Blanchon Wood-Ageing Agent for ageing wood flooring and panelling and all types of interior timbers. A simple to use one coat application is all that's required to benefits from the latest innovations in staining wood. It provides a “patina” finish to the wood and highlights the natural wood grain. Fast action, water based & odourless. Re-coatable with all types of finishes.
Available in 10 unique colours, and colourless (for dilution only) creates different tones on hard woods to softwoods and old timbers to new timbers. For a great finish use Blanchon Hard Waxoil as the top coat.
  • Available in White for pastel and colourless for dilution / White will change the tone of each colour and Colourless will change the shade of each colour.

A new range of Wood-Ageing Agent Wood Reactive now available.

Pack size 250ml, 1L and 5L

PLEASE NOTE 250ml may be supplied in our own container

£15.59 (£18.71 inc VAT)  
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Blanchon Aquateinte is an odourless, 2-component, (Stain & Activator) water-based polyurethane wood stain. Designed to be over coated with any type of finishing/top coat product, spirit or water based, cellulose, 2 pack lacquers, oils etc, eliminates the possibility of any reaction between the stain and top coat.

Available in in 12 colours, easy-to-apply formula and the depth of its colours make it ideal for large surface areas.

PLEASE NOTE: Pearl Grey is to be used with Blanchon Prim Aquateinte

£23.93 (£28.72 inc VAT)  
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  • WOCA Softwood Lye is a water based unique product used for priming of unfinished or freshly sanded interior softwood such as floors, stairs, furniture, and panels.
  • The priming prevents the wood from yellowing and enhances the natural grain of the wood producing a whiter finish.
  • WOCA Softwood Lye may be used for all types of soft wood such as pine, spruce, and pitch-pine.
  • Used on larch wood, an antique grey/brownish finish is created.
  • Used on spruce the wood may assume a greenish colour which will disappear in the course of time.
  • Note:- WOCA Softwood Lye should not be used on hardwoods.
  • Coverage: 8-10 m2/litre
  • After priming with Lye a top coat treatment with oil or soap is required.

Pack size 2.5L


£23.93 (£28.72 inc VAT)  
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  • WOCA Wood Lye is used for priming of unfinished or newly sanded hard wood or soft wood interior woodwork i.e. floor, stairs, furniture and panels.
  • The priming prevents the wood from yellowing and enhances the wood grain creating a white wash effect or gray wash effect.
  • Available in White and Grey.
  • Water-based quick drying
  • WOCA Wood Lye may be used on all types of woods.
  • Requires a finish treatment with Oil, Lacquer or a Soap finish.
  • Supplied in 2.5L

£23.93 (£28.72 inc VAT)  
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  • Woca Antique Lye has been especially developed to produce an ammonia smoked appearance to oak wood.
  • This product is a tannin reactive lye very user-friendly compared to ammonia but corrosive and should be handled with caution during application.
  • For use on Oak only.
  • Since the product reacts with the tannic acid in the oak, the colour after application may vary depending on the concentration of tannin in the wood.
  • However, it creates a very unique colour and Vintage appearance.
  • Requires a finish coat with oil, lacquer or soap.
  • Coverage: 8-10 m2/litre
  • Available in 2.5L

£29.26 (£35.11 inc VAT)  
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  • WOCA Driftwood Lye is a unique water based product, which gives the wood a weather-beaten patina. The product is primarily for oak wood.
  • By using this product, the wood will get a very nice 2-dimensional design.
  • Finally, the surface must be treated with one of the WOCA oils.
  • Water Based and totally VOC free
  • Coverage: 8-10 m2/L
  • Available: in White and Grey finish.
  • Pack size: 2.5L

£28.66 (£34.39 inc VAT)  
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  • Woca Active Stain is water based tannin reactive stain developed to produce grey special effect colours in oak wood creating unique colours. The product is non-corrosive.
  • Gives oak a grey special effect appearance.
  • Active Stain is available in 4 colour variants of grey, Active Stain 1, 2, 3 & 4
  • Active Stain reacts with the tannic acid in the oak. The colour may vary after application depending on the concentration of tannin in the wood
  • Gives oak a grey special effect appearance
  • Requires subsequent treatment with oil or soap
  • Only for oak wood
  • Certified by IBR
  • Coverage: 8-10 m2/L
  • Pack size 100ml (sample size) and 2.5L
  • Available: Active Stain 1, 2, 3 & 4

£16.57 (£19.88 inc VAT)  
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To create White colours on tannic woods without colour bleeding, for the White Concept® System, essential prior to using Aquateinte™ 2K white and pearl grey.

Prim'Aquateinte™ is a primer for use on tannic woods (oak, chestnut, etc) prior to an application of Aquateinte2K white or pearl grey of White Concept® System. It blocks the tannins, preventing the original Aquateinte2K stain from turning yellow or green when overcoated directly with a water-based finish.

Available in 1L & 5L

10 m2 per litre per coat.

£10.03 (£12.04 inc VAT)  
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Willow Tree Interior wood stain

  • A ready to use superior interior wood stain formulated using the latest and best micronized water soluble pigments that impart a beautiful colour to all interior wood work, made with superior binders and flow additives colours are formulated to be 100% chemical solvent VOC free'
  • Our interior wood stain colours penetrate deep into the wood and binds to the wood fibres. The semi-transparent qualities enhance the wood grain, leaving a beautiful natural finish.
  • Unique qualities of this product allow you to apply multiple coats creating a deeper depth of colour without lifting the previous applied coats. Try using grey stains as an undertone allowing to dry, and then applying a second coat of a different colour, such as our Oxford Brown or Tudor. You will be amazed by the depth that this technique can add to your finish.
  • Odour free, easy to use and dries fast.
  • Finish by sealing the stain with wax, oil, lacquer or varnish.
  • Ready To Use on softwoods and most hardwoods, Interior wood stain colours can be used on all interior woodwork.
  • Coverage = 7 and 10 square metres per litre, depending on the moisture content and porosity of the wood.
  • Available in = 20 Unique colours (See below)
  • Pack Size = 500ml & 1L

£39.95 (£47.94 inc VAT) £66.22  
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  • Only one coat is required!
  • Doubled coverage through a high oil content - saves time and money
  • Safe for animals and plants once dry
  • Ideal for children's exterior play sets and garden furniture
  • Natural wood grain remains visible
  • Weather and UV resistant
  • Water and dirt resistant
  • Reduces wood swelling and shrinkage
  • Microporous, breathable finish which does not crack, peel or flake
  • No sanding necessary for future applications
  • Coverage - 26 sq mtr per ltr
  • Application - by brush, short haired roller
  • Drying Time - 12 hrs