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Wood stains

Thompson's WaterSeal Advanced Waterproofer
 
Approximate retail price:
$23
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Type: Clear sealer wood stains
About - Thompson's WaterSeal Advanced Waterproofer

The Thompson's WaterSeal Advanced Waterproofer is part of the wood stain test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, wood stain models like the WaterSeal Advanced Waterproofer are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


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Appearance after one year summarizes performance after one year of our accelerated weathering.
About This Brand

With an effective advertising campaign that includes television spots over the last decade or two, Thompson's WaterSeal has become a recognizable brand leader in deck treatments. Thompson's signature product is a clear waterproofing finish, and the company has expanded its line to include oil and latex stains. Thompson's is available nationally through home centers and major retailers such as Walmart.

Features & Specs - Thompson's WaterSeal Advanced Waterproofer
info Resists cracking Yes
info Resists color change No
info Resists dirt No
info Resists mildew No
info VOCs (grams/liter) 250
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User Reviews - Thompson's WaterSeal Advanced Waterproofer
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1.0
Streaky, sticky mess
9/10/2014
Pros
Cons
Discolors Surface
Doesn't dry
not transparent
Sticky
Best Uses
Comment:
Do not apply this to concrete. It will leave streaks, blotches and brush marks. I ruined a $5000 porch with this stuff.<br /><br />After 2 weeks it did not dry, power washing and degreaser could not remove it.<br /><br />This new formulation does not dry clear, it is a milky mess.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Waste of money
8/22/2014
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
I gave it 1 star only because I could go no lower the old formula was good this new formula is junk!!!!
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
why recommend w/ a &quot;fair&quot; rateing
7/1/2014
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
This product only scores a fair rateing, yet you recommend it. It is a waste of lmoney. It doesn't last.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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