Internet #305542069

Model # 55173-01

Store SKU #1003317176

0191894944096

WaterGuard 1 gal. Acorn Brown Semi-Transparent Wood Stain and Sealer

  • Classic color ready to use
  • Provides Waterproofing Protection
  • Good for decks and other outdoor wood projects
$ 24 98 /gallon
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Product Overview

Deck Stain Waterproof

Waterproofing Protection

Olympic Waterguard Protects your deck from water damage, and protects against mold and mildew growth.

Fence Stain

Perfect for any wood surface

Use on vertical or horizontal new wood, pressure treated wood or weathered wood.

Deck Stain Color

Convenience and Value

Olympic Waterguard offers a ready to use wood stain that dries in 12-24 hours when applied at 50°F to 85°F.

Deck Stain Amounts By Gallon and Deck Size

How much stain is needed

The size of your project will determine how much stain you need. Solid stain color requires two coats.

Deck Cleaner

Clean your deck

Sweep debris from deck, then use Olympic Premium Deck Cleaner to wash away dirt and stains caused by mildew.

Deck Preparation

Deck prep

Tape off surfaces you don't want stained. Avoid staining decks in direct sunlight to avoid uneven drying.

Wood Stain Application to Deck

Wood stain application

For even coverage, apply the stain to one board at a time. For best results, backbrush into the wood surface.

Clear Stain on Wood Deck

Clear Stain

Clear finish allows your wood to weather and gray naturally. Least Protection, Most Wood Grain.

Olympic Transparent Stain Color On Wood Surface

Transparent/Toner

Slight hint of stain color that highlights wood grain. Less Protection, More Wood Grain.

Semi-Transparent Deck Stain Color

Semi-Transparent

Rich stain color that allows wood grain and texture to show. More Protection, Less Wood Grain.

Semi-Solid Deck Stain Color

Semi-Solid

Same rich color as semi-transparent but hides more wood grain. More Protection, Least Wood Grain.

Solid Deck Stain Color

Solid

Fully opaque color covers the wood grain and accentuates the texture. Most Protection. No Wood Grain.

Deck Resurfacer

Resurfacer

Create a new, durable surface on worn or weathered wood and concrete.

  • Classic color ready to use
  • Provides Waterproofing Protection
  • Good for decks and other outdoor wood projects
WaterGuard Transparent Wood Stain with Sealer offers convenience and value. A durable acrylic oil stain that provides protection and a slight hint of color that highlights the wood grain. Perfect for multiple wood surfaces.
  • Ready mix, ready to use semi-transparent stain with sealer
  • Waterproofing protection
  • Provides a mildew resistant coating
  • SUNBLOCK UV defense
  • Exclusive SCUFF GUARD Technology
  • Protects up to 4 years on decks and 6 years on fences and siding
  • Use on exteriior wood surfaces including decks, fences, siding, railings, outdoor furniture and other wood or previously coated wood with a weathered clear sealant or semi-transparent stain

Product Overview

  • Classic color ready to use
  • Provides Waterproofing Protection
  • Good for decks and other outdoor wood projects
Model #: 55173-01
Sku #: 1003317176
Internet #: 305542069

WaterGuard Transparent Wood Stain with Sealer offers convenience and value. A durable acrylic oil stain that provides protection and a slight hint of color that highlights the wood grain. Perfect for multiple wood surfaces.

  • Ready mix, ready to use semi-transparent stain with sealer
  • Waterproofing protection
  • Provides a mildew resistant coating
  • SUNBLOCK UV defense
  • Exclusive SCUFF GUARD Technology
  • Protects up to 4 years on decks and 6 years on fences and siding
  • Use on exteriior wood surfaces including decks, fences, siding, railings, outdoor furniture and other wood or previously coated wood with a weathered clear sealant or semi-transparent stain

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Price
$24.98 /gallon
$29.48
$37.98 /gallon
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Ratings (129) (370) (377) (237)
Container Size 1 Gallon 1 Gallon 1 Gallon 1 Gallon
Transparency Semi-Transparent Transparent Solid Toner
Surface Location Pool Deck Furniture,Patio Deck Deck
Paint/Stain Features Dries Clear,Mildew Resistant,Moisture Resistant,UV/Fade Resistant,Waterproof Mildew Resistant,UV/Fade Resistant,Waterproof Low Temperature,Mildew Resistant,Moisture Resistant,UV/Fade Resistant,Waterproof Mildew Resistant,Moisture Resistant,UV/Fade Resistant,Waterproof
Vertical/Horizontal Vertical / Horizontal Vertical / Horizontal Vertical / Horizontal Vertical / Horizontal
Stain & Sealer In One Yes No Yes Yes
Base Material Water Based Acrylic Water Based Oil Based
Interior/Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior
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Specifications

Dimensions

Container Size
1 Gallon
Coverage Area (sq. ft.)
350

Details

Application Method
Brush,Pad,Paint Sprayer
Base Material
Water Based
Color Family
Brown
Color/Finish
Acorn Brown
Dry to touch (min.)
240
Interior/Exterior
Exterior
Maximum Optimal Temperature (F)
90
Minimum Optimal Temperature (F)
35
Number per Package
1
Paint/Stain Clean Up
Soap & Water
Paint/Stain Features
Dries Clear,Mildew Resistant,Moisture Resistant,UV/Fade Resistant,Waterproof
Paint/Stain/Waterproofer Product Type
Wood Deck Stain & Sealer
Recommended Number of Coats
1
Returnable
90-Day
Stain & Sealer In One
Yes
Substrate Condition
Pressure Treated Wood,Unfinished Wood
Substrate/Surface Usage Type
Wood
Surface Location
Pool Deck
Time before recoating (hours)
24
Transparency
Semi-Transparent
Vertical/Horizontal
Vertical / Horizontal

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
LIMITED WARRANTY

Specifications

Dimensions

Container Size
1 Gallon
Coverage Area (sq. ft.)
350

Details

Application Method
Brush,Pad,Paint Sprayer
Base Material
Water Based
Color Family
Brown
Color/Finish
Acorn Brown
Dry to touch (min.)
240
Interior/Exterior
Exterior
Maximum Optimal Temperature (F)
90
Minimum Optimal Temperature (F)
35
Number per Package
1
Paint/Stain Clean Up
Soap & Water
Paint/Stain Features
Dries Clear,Mildew Resistant,Moisture Resistant,UV/Fade Resistant,Waterproof
Paint/Stain/Waterproofer Product Type
Wood Deck Stain & Sealer
Recommended Number of Coats
1
Returnable
90-Day
Stain & Sealer In One
Yes
Substrate Condition
Pressure Treated Wood,Unfinished Wood
Substrate/Surface Usage Type
Wood
Surface Location
Pool Deck
Time before recoating (hours)
24
Transparency
Semi-Transparent
Vertical/Horizontal
Vertical / Horizontal

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
LIMITED WARRANTY

Questions & Answers

can I use this on top of a different stain that I put on about a year ago the stain was a water ...

can I use this on top of a different stain that I put on about a year ago the stain was a water sealer but not olympic brand
Asked by: me
According to the instructions you are to completely remove any precious stain before applying.
Answered by: Lina
Date published: 2020-06-09

how long does it last before needing to re stain?

how long does it last before needing to re stain?
Asked by: don
First time using this product. I am hoping 3-4 years
Answered by: HomeDepotCustomer
Date published: 2020-06-02

what size spray tip should I use?

I have an airless sprayer with a 515 tip. I'm staining alot of fence
Asked by: steveo
No and no
Answered by: HomeDepotCustomer
Date published: 2020-02-25

How many square feet should this cover. I have a new deck 192sf and new front steps 72 sf

How many square feet should this cover. I have a new deck 192sf and new front steps 72 sf
Asked by: Camille
We bought 2 5gallon buckets. We have only completed 45 feet of railing/spindles and a 12 step stair w/ railings/spindles. We have only used 2.5 gallons. We plan to put a 2nd coat on the flat surfaces only once we have completed everything. Our deck is 18x30. hope this helps
Answered by: J03e04h64
Date published: 2019-07-24
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