Restore-A-Deck Stain Stripper

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TWP Stain CalculatorMakes 5 Liquid Gallons Covering 500-1000 sq. feet!

Note: The Restore-A-Deck Stain Stripper needs to be neutralized with the Restore-a-Deck Wood Brightener.

 

DESCRIPTION
Restore-A-Deck Wood Stain Stripper is a biodegradable, powdered concentrate that quickly removes worn finishes to restore wood surfaces. Stains and varnishes are removed along with collected dirt, mold, mildew and mill glaze.

This product is Step 1 Stripper of the Restore A Deck system.

WHERE TO USE
Restore-A-Deck Wood Stain Stripper removes most oil and latex based finishes including: clear sealers, transparent stains, and semi-transparent stains.

SURFACE PREPARATION:
Surfaces to be stripped must be above 50°F. Protect adjacent surfaces; cover with plastic sheets and/or tape off any adjacent areas not being stripped. Thoroughly wet and/or cover plants and shrubs. Rinsing residue will not harm plants or roots. Exposure to full strength product will burn foliage. 

ADVANTAGES

  • #1 Rated Wood Deck Stain Stripper
  • Removes most clear, transparent, semi-transparent, and semi-solid coatings.
  • Powdered formula makes 5 liquid gallons when mixed
  • Extremely cost effective. When mixed, the cost is less than $7 a gallon.
  • Eco-Safe formulas
  • Preps previously stained wood and decks
  • Safe to use on all exterior wood surfaces, not just decks
  • Applied with pump sprayer for max results
  • Can be mixed at a stronger ratio for difficult to remove finishes. Max would be 3 gallons of water to one container of Restore-A-Deck Stripper

Coverage: 500-1000 sq.feet per container

 

The Best Deck Restoration and Cleaning

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Available Sizes:
2 lb Container
Powder Concentrate:
1 Container Makes 5 Liquid Gallons
Purpose:
Stain Stripper
Coverage Per Gallon:

100-200 sq. ft Per Gallon

Application Tools:
Injector, Sprayer, Stiff Brush
Neutralize: Yes
RAD Step 2

Reviews

Thursday, 19 October 2017

This product does a great job of removing failed decking stains.

TWP Stains

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    Kalina · 05/15/2020
    I currently have a solid water based exterior wood stain on our old deck. Can you confirm which product I need to use to strip the old stain and get it ready for re-staining? Also, do you have any retailers in Calgary, Canada?
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      TWP Stains · 05/16/2020
      You cannot strip a solid stain. You will have to sand it off. Once fully removed, use the TWP 200 Series.
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    Marty · 05/12/2020
    Do you know if Restore a Deck Stripper will penetrate Rustoleum Restore 4X stain? I know Rustoleum Restore 4X has been taken off the market and now I need a product that will penetrate the current Rustoleum Restore 4X stain I presently have on my deck. I tried Wolman Deck Stripper and it didn't penetrate the Restore 4X. I tried sanding but chewed up several sanding belts and the sanding didn't remove sufficient Rustoleum Restore 4X. Thinking about flipping the deck boards and then sanding them and restain the deck.
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      TWP Stains · 05/12/2020
      Sorry but no stripper will remove that product. You have to sand it off or flip/replace the wood.
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        Marty · 05/13/2020
        Thanks for the quick reply. Looks like I have several days of hard labor in my future. Live and learn.
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    Amanda · 05/01/2020
    Will this remove a Cabot semi-transparent deck stain? What about a Cabot semi-solid deck stain?
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      TWP Stains · 05/01/2020
      Need pictures.
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        Amanda · 05/01/2020
        Here are some pics.
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          TWP Stains · 05/01/2020
          That looks opaque or a solid stain. You cannot strip that off completely.
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            Amanda · 05/01/2020
            Yeah it is darker than what we thought we were getting but it was a semi transparent stain.
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              Kim · 05/04/2020
              I have a similar question, started with a semi-solid and not what I was looking for so coming back to TWP. If the semi-solid won’t strip off should it be sanded off instead?
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    Laura · 04/20/2020
    I have exterior post and trim that was stained with twp 3 years ago. It is beginning to turn black with mold. Should I use restore a deck to clean? Is a pressure washer necessary on smaller areas like post and trim?
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      Laura · 04/20/2020
      Thanks!
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      TWP Stains · 04/20/2020
      Yes, use the RAD Cleaner Kit for prep. You will need to pressure wash off. Apply another coat of stain when done.
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    Bruce · 04/16/2020
    Will this harm stamped concrete below the raised deck ?
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    Peter · 03/28/2020
    Is Restore A deck stains made by Rust-Oleum
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      TWP Stains · 03/28/2020
      No. Nothing we sell is made by Rust-oleum.
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    Adam · 03/17/2020
    I am re-staining an outdoor patio/pergola that I think used TWP 100 Dark oak ~5 yrs ago. Do I need to use the stripper or just R-A-D? Can I just power wash with water and apply TWP 100?
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    Edward Syracuse · 03/06/2020
    Why is the brightener required?
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      TWP Stains · 03/07/2020
      It is needed to neutralize the stripper or cleaner and restore the wood to a proper pH balance.
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    Randy Celander · 09/02/2019
    Once the stripper has been applied how is it removed? Pressure washer?
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      TWP Stains · 09/02/2019
      Apply and then pressure wash off.
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    Don Wolfe · 08/11/2019
    I have a deck that it wouldn't be possible for me to power wash after using the deck stripper. Is there an alternative solution that you could suggest?
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      TWP Stains · 08/11/2019
      No, you need th pressure washer and water for proper removal.
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    Emily Anderson · 08/06/2019
    I just stained one side of my log home with 1500 series in dark oak. it came out black. its way too dark. I cleaned and prepped the logs. I still have 2 more sides to go and 7 gallons of stain left. can this be removed? or can I mix my remaining stain to make it lighter? the logs were pretty old and absorbant.
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      TWP Stains · 08/06/2019
      It is not possible to lighten it but this product will strip it. Brighten after.
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    Ruth · 07/29/2019
    Will This product remove restore a deck product ?
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      TWP Stains · 07/29/2019
      That is not Restore-A-Deck Stain on there now. You have Rustoleum Deck Restore and no, no stain stripper will remove this product. You will have to sand this off.
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    Laura · 07/08/2019
    Will this stripper remove Thompson's water seal solid red deck stain? The deck is very old and has uneven planks, power washing will shred it.... any suggestions?
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      TWP Stains · 07/08/2019
      No. A deck stain stripper will not remove a solid color deck stain fully. You will need to sand.
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    Matt · 06/19/2019
    We are hoping to go a little lighter on our deck (atleast on horizontal decking). Attached pictures of results after spraying with 0.1% sodium hypochlorite solution, then powerwashing. Results are not great. The close-up is of the dark boards under the gazebo. I don't know what stain was used. I can only assume it was a SW product based on the number of SW paints/etc that are in the basement from when we bought the house.

    Is RAD gonna help and would it make sense to use the additive?
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      TWP Stains · 06/19/2019
      Yes, use the RAD Stripper with both additives. It will turn out much better. Brightener after.
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        Matt · 06/20/2019
        Thanks. Given that I'm using the thickener, what dwell time should we allow? Also, Our deck is about 750sqft, right in the middle of the 500-1000sqft coverage this product specs. Any idea which factors would cause it to lean one way or the other? Not sure if I need two sets.
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          TWP Stains · 06/20/2019
          You should be okay with 1 set. Let dwell for 30-60 minutes. If it starts to dry out, mist it with water to keep it active.
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    Sue · 06/08/2019
    For old wood that was previously stained with Sikkens do I strip then stain with TWP or do I strip then clean then stain with TWP? Thank you.
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      TWP Stains · 06/08/2019
      Strip and brighten for prep.
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    James N · 05/27/2019
    I used RAD Stripper over the weekend with booster and thickening. Worked pretty good but have about 1000 sq ft of deck so only made it a little over half way today. I will finish on Wednesday but might need to sand a few areas. At what point do I apply the brightener? I assume after the pressure wash and sanding. How long can I wait to brighten from the original pressure washing? Thank you!
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      TWP Stains · 05/28/2019
      Brighten when all is removed. Try to do it as soon as you can.
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    Susand · 05/21/2019
    I don't know what is on the garage door. It looks like a semi-transparent stain that is fading in the sun. Do you think Restore-a-Deck will work? This is a photo of the door and a close up.
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      TWP Stains · 05/21/2019
      Yes, it should work. Use the Thickening Gel Additive as well. Make sure to use the Step 2 Brightener when done to neutralize.
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    Jay · 05/10/2019
    If I add your thickener to your stripper, can the mixture still be sprayed with a pump sprayer?
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    Jeff · 04/28/2019
    How critical is it to wait 48 hours after using the stripper and brightener? Rain is in the forecast for the next two weeks? If I have to wait three weeks for 48 hours of sun will I need to reapplly brightener, or should I just stain within three weeks? I have a cedar deck and am re-applying twp 100.
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      TWP Stains · 04/28/2019
      You have to wait at least 48 hours after prep, there is no way around this. If you cannot stain within two weeks, you will need to lightly wash and brighten again.
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    Jeff · 04/25/2019
    After I use the RAD stripper, rinse and let dry, can I simply re-stain with TWP or are other steps required?
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      TWP Stains · 04/25/2019
      You need the brightener after the stripper. Wait 48 hours to dry and then stain.