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Olympic Maximum Semi-Transparent wood stain

This model is being tested by our experts.

About

The Olympic Maximum Semi-Transparent is part of the Wood stain test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Wood stain models like the Maximum Semi-Transparent are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Appearance after 1 year: Appearance after one year summarizes performance after one year of our accelerated weathering.

Appearance after 2 years: Appearance after two years summarizes performance after two years of our accelerated weathering.

Specs

Resists cracking Resists cracking Capability to expand and contract with the siding or decking without cracking.
No
Resists color change Resists color change Capability to resisit fading and /or color or gloss changes.
No
Resists dirt Resists dirt Capability to keep dirt from adhering to the surface.
No
Resists mildew Resists mildew Capability to resist mildew growth.
No
VOCs (grams/liter) VOCs Indicates the level of volatile organic compounds stated on the can.
98