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Protecting and Staining Ipe, Mahogany, and Ironwood Deck or Porch Floor

Doug discusses protection and maintenance of Tropical Hardwood Decking (IPE, Tigerwood, Mahogany, etc.)

"OneTIME Wood Protector is unique protection that is a proven long-lasting alternative to conventional wood stains and finishes." This unique wood protector eliminates the continued frequent maintenance characteristic of most hardwood wood stains and oil finishes. More...

Hardwood Decking

One TIME is a great solvent free protector offering long lasting protection on hardwood decks. The UV cure is a great feature, since new exotic hardwood exhibits a high oil content which can sometimes interfere with drying and curing of many coatings.

Note: We do not recommend the color Natural for tropical wood.

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Staining Ipe, Mahogany, and other Exotic Hardwood Decks

Here is a nice example of Garapa Hardwood Decking which features a light yellow to golden brown color range enhanced here by One TIME Wood Protector in Golden Honey.

one time golden honey on garappa gold

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