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Old 08-25-2010, 05:36 PM   #1
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Hi All

So I messed up, big time. I have a 506 sq ft deck made from Redwood. We live in So Cal so the temps get pretty up there.

My issue is I used Minwax stain as I had not realized this was an indoor wood stain. By the time i realized it was too late to change it

I used Deft Defthane Polyurethane clear Satin to coat. I did 3 coats. It's been about 2 months and I have noticed that the wood seems to pool water and leave watermarks really bad.

Is there another product I can use on top of this to help or am I just screwed because I used the Minwax stain?

I appreciate any help with this.

Thanks

Sarah

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Old 08-26-2010, 06:55 AM   #2
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You need to strip it entirely and put a proper product like Sikkens or Cabots on it.

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