Olympic Maximum Solid wood stain

This model has been tested by our experts.

About

The Olympic Maximum Solid is part of the Wood stain test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Wood stain models like the Maximum Solid 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.

Appearance after 3 years: Appearance after three years summarizes performance after three years of our accelerated weathering.

Specs

Resists cracking Resists cracking Capability to expand and contract with the siding or decking without cracking.
Yes
Resists color change Resists color change Capability to resisit fading and /or color or gloss changes.
Yes
Resists dirt Resists dirt Capability to keep dirt from adhering to the surface.
No
Resists mildew Resists mildew Capability to resist mildew growth.
Yes
VOCs (grams/liter) VOCs Indicates the level of volatile organic compounds stated on the can.
169