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Wood Coatings: Don’t get (sun) burned

From JAC, July 2005

by R. Sam Williams

Contrary to popular myth, allowing wood to weather before applying a finish does not help the cause of coating adhesion and durability. That’s the verdict from the Forest Products Laboratory, based on long-term exposure studies....
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Tagged categories: Adhesion; Cracking; Erosion; Exterior mild-moderate exposure; Flaking; Outdoor weathering; Performance testing; Weathering; Wood

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