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Varathane

1 qt. Weathered Gray Premium Fast Dry Interior Wood Stain

  • One coat coverage, premium wiping stain highlights wood grain
  • Fast dry wood stain creates rich color that dries in 1 hour
  • Easy to use wood finish covers up to 275 sq. ft. per quart
$ 8 98
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Product Overview

  • One coat coverage, premium wiping stain highlights wood grain
  • Fast dry wood stain creates rich color that dries in 1 hour
  • Easy to use wood finish covers up to 275 sq. ft. per quart
Varathane 1 qt. Weathered Gray Premium Fast Dry Interior Wood Stain provides high quality color in 1 coat to enhance the natural beauty of interior wood surfaces. Fast drying formula dries in 1 hour and uses nano pigments to offer superior color and coverage. Superior wood stain saves time, energy and provides a great value. Easy to apply with a good quality synthetic brush or clean lint free rag without the need for pre-stain or wood conditioner.
  • One coat coverage, enhances natural grain of interior wood surfaces such as furniture, cabinets, doors, trim, floors, paneling and more
  • Achieves rich, deep color in one coat - covers up to 275 sq. ft. per quart
  • Semi-transparent, high performance stain features nano pigments for ultimate color clarity
  • Premium formula seals wood pores and enhances wood grain with superior coverage
  • Available in a wide variety of trendy and vintage colors to finish any project
  • Dries in 1 hour saving time on projects
  • Cleans up with mineral spirits
  • Top coat with Varathane polyurethane within 1 hour of staining for durable, long lasting protection
  • No wood conditioner required prior to application
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • One coat coverage, premium wiping stain highlights wood grain
  • Fast dry wood stain creates rich color that dries in 1 hour
  • Easy to use wood finish covers up to 275 sq. ft. per quart
Model #: 267124
Sku #: 114592
Internet #: 203332272

Varathane 1 qt. Weathered Gray Premium Fast Dry Interior Wood Stain provides high quality color in 1 coat to enhance the natural beauty of interior wood surfaces. Fast drying formula dries in 1 hour and uses nano pigments to offer superior color and coverage. Superior wood stain saves time, energy and provides a great value. Easy to apply with a good quality synthetic brush or clean lint free rag without the need for pre-stain or wood conditioner.

  • One coat coverage, enhances natural grain of interior wood surfaces such as furniture, cabinets, doors, trim, floors, paneling and more
  • Achieves rich, deep color in one coat - covers up to 275 sq. ft. per quart
  • Semi-transparent, high performance stain features nano pigments for ultimate color clarity
  • Premium formula seals wood pores and enhances wood grain with superior coverage
  • Available in a wide variety of trendy and vintage colors to finish any project
  • Dries in 1 hour saving time on projects
  • Cleans up with mineral spirits
  • Top coat with Varathane polyurethane within 1 hour of staining for durable, long lasting protection
  • No wood conditioner required prior to application
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

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Price
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$17.96 /case
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Ratings (469) (1749) (1750) (1750)
Container Size 1 QT-Quart 1 QT-Quart 1 QT-Quart 1 QT-Quart
Transparency Semi-Transparent Transparent Transparent Transparent
Coverage Area (sq. ft.) 150 275 275 275
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Specifications

Dimensions

Container Size
1 QT-Quart
Coverage Area (sq. ft.)
275

Details

Application Method
Brush,Wipe On
Color Family
Gray
Color/Finish
Weathered Gray
Dry to touch (min.)
60
Interior/Exterior
Interior
Number of coats recommended
1
Number per Package
1
Paint/Stain Base Material
Oil
Paint/Stain Clean Up
Mineral Spirits
Paint/Stain Key Features
Top coat required
Paint/Stain/Waterproofer Product Type
Specialty Finish/Small Project
Substrate/Surface Use Type
Wood
Time before recoating (hours)
1
Transparency
Transparent

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Satisfaction guaranteed for full refund of purchase price

Specifications

Dimensions

Container Size
1 QT-Quart
Coverage Area (sq. ft.)
275

Details

Application Method
Brush,Wipe On
Color Family
Gray
Color/Finish
Weathered Gray
Dry to touch (min.)
60
Interior/Exterior
Interior
Number of coats recommended
1
Number per Package
1
Paint/Stain Base Material
Oil
Paint/Stain Clean Up
Mineral Spirits
Paint/Stain Key Features
Top coat required
Paint/Stain/Waterproofer Product Type
Specialty Finish/Small Project
Substrate/Surface Use Type
Wood
Time before recoating (hours)
1
Transparency
Transparent

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Satisfaction guaranteed for full refund of purchase price

Questions & Answers

how would you describe the color? Is it more brown or gray?

how would you describe the color? Is it more brown or gray?
Asked by: shelley
dark smokey grey
Answered by: samuel2u
Date published: 2019-02-13

Can i use this on my screened patio deck floor?

Asked by: Jayz
I would not hesitate using it on your wood deck floor. That being said, I would use a lower gloss polyurethane (my personal preference for this type pf project) to protect the wood and preserve the color after application. Maybe test it on a separate piece of wood deck plank (scrap) that's not part of your floor to test to be sure it dries and looks like you would like it. Also as a tip, I recommend working in small square areas. It makes it much easier to wipe the excess off for a consistent look. I just got this product recently and love how it looks. Best of luck with your project!
Answered by: RedLaserRemodeler
Date published: 2018-09-02

Can it be used on the laminate flooring

Like the puzzle wood ones
Asked by: Adnila
I would say no as the product needs to be absorbed into the wood.
Answered by: Shuggie23
Date published: 2019-07-03

Can this stain be used on cedar siding?

Asked by: Cam
Not sure about cedar siding but I made farm style shutters from cedar fence planks from Home Depot and they look fantastic! This stain has good penetration and has repelled water since application. Assuming your siding is about 1/2 inch thick like the fence planks, you should have no problem at all. I highly recommend this stain!
Answered by: RedLaser
Date published: 2019-06-16
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Customer Reviews

1 qt. Weathered Gray Premium Fast Dry Interior Wood Stain is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 1749.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Would not recommend this exact product because the color is very, very off/different than what th... Would not recommend this exact product because the color is very, very off/different than what the label states. This stain turned bare wood into a light gray color; was supposed to be a color resembling "Sunbleached" wood (not gray) Coverage was good and stain properties seem good, too. Maybe color will fade with time and it might finally turn into a more sunbleached looking color. Until that happens, I cannot recommend this particular product. Maybe they should change the color label to "Gray" until that happens.
Date published: 2019-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! I picked this product because I searched for hours on a good stain to use to stain my bathroom vanity. I liked the fact it said one hour dry time and one coat coverage. To be honest, the one coat coverage is not accurate. I ended up doing 3 coats to achieve the color I wanted but if you do thin coats like suggested then it will dry in one hour. My first coat I used a clean white sock to apply it, waited 2 hours then applied a second coat with a foam brush. I left it on for about 2 minutes then wiped the excess off with a white sock. I let the second coat dry over night, the next day applied the third coat with a foam brush and waited 2 minutes before wiping off the excess. Always use a new foam brush and a new white sock for each new coat. I used the Varathane stain polyurethane for the top coat.
Date published: 2014-07-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Varathane wood stain Traditional Cherry Stay away from this stuff ruined my project applied as per instructions on the can came back 5 minutes later to wipe off excess it was so tacky it wouldn't come off thought it might be to warm in the shop so i waited for a cooler day 72 degrees same thing now i have to sand it to bare wood again or scrap it thanks varathane i don't know what you changed in this product I'll never use it again
Date published: 2019-05-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Worked great on pine. I would Suggest applying 2 thin coats with a lint free rag. Trying to do o... Worked great on pine. I would Suggest applying 2 thin coats with a lint free rag. Trying to do one thick coat will leave you with open spots and uneven areas. And Yes it dries fast, but let it sit for a day to fully dry out before applying a clear finish. I actually applied a glaze over the stain to give a weathered paint effect before applying the clear poly.
Date published: 2019-06-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I needed something in between the Golden Oak and the really dark stains I have. It fit the bill ... I needed something in between the Golden Oak and the really dark stains I have. It fit the bill perfectly. It makes pine look to be a medium oak shade and it is exactly what I was looking for. Very happy with it. It does need to be watched and wiped off as it will build up a layer that won't allow a clear coat to properly adhere. All in all very happy.
Date published: 2019-06-18
Rated 2 out of 5 by from The color was a perfect match but wouldn't soak into real cherry wood like I thought it should. I... The color was a perfect match but wouldn't soak into real cherry wood like I thought it should. It sat there on top of the wood and did not soak in so I tried rubbing it in and that didn't work either it just wiped off. So I really don't know if I would recommend this product for real cherry wood...maybe a different type of wood might work...who knows.
Date published: 2019-07-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very dark than the color shown on the container. I... Very dark than the color shown on the container. I used it myself and it was easily applied and rapid to dry. It stains wood deeply and give rich color. I wished if I applied lighter color. I used two layers. Anyway i recommend this product. A good finish but I applied final gloss varnish to protect the door from uv and water.
Date published: 2019-05-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not anything close to the color on the can as previous reviewers have said. I ordered this in very high hopes that it would be the color shown or at least CLOSE because I have a busy Etsy shop and am trying to find a stain that dries fast that is close to the colors I use from Minwax. Well, this stain does dry much faster, but the color is red/orange! It's almost what I would call a Gunstock not a light walnut. I had the same exact results as a previous poster posted in their photo, and I am experienced in staining. I gave it two stars due to the drying time. If they were to make it the color on the can. I would buy again. Otherwise, they won't be receiving my business for this color. Also, it is absolutely ABSURD that you can only purchase this online. If I could have purchased in the store, it would have been much easier to find a matching color, now I am scared to even buy a different color in hopes that it's close to what I need because I need to buy two and they still may not be close and waste even MORE money.
Date published: 2016-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Such a great color. Make sure to use a wood... Such a great color. Make sure to use a wood sealant or Mineral Spirits on the raw wood before applying. I learned this from web research, and believe it made a big difference in getting an even and desired look. For this project, it is on 12' of Maple-veneer premium plywood from HD, used as a desk / dresser top.
Date published: 2019-07-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The stain colored the wood in the color shown on... The stain colored the wood in the color shown on the can. I suggest reading and following the instructions on the can carefully. When I left the stain on less than a minute before wiping the excess, then the color was too light. When I left the stain on a couple minutes, the color was too thick and dark.
Date published: 2019-07-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This is the first time I’ve ever submitted a review... This is the first time I’ve ever submitted a review but this product was so bad a review was warranted. Maybe it was because of the ebony color but the stain was so thick it was like enamel paint. Worse yet when I covered a few days later with polyurethane it washed off! DO NOT BUY THIS STUFF!
Date published: 2019-05-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Needed to stain over a previously stained rough wood coat rack to change the color to a reddish b... Needed to stain over a previously stained rough wood coat rack to change the color to a reddish brown. This stain got it exactly right. Went on easy. Could modulate the color by how quickly I wiped it off. Was not affected by the original color underneath. Came out exactly how I wanted it.
Date published: 2019-07-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I used this product to stain some pine car siding.... I used this product to stain some pine car siding. While the stain went on well, the color was quite a bit grayer on the pine then the picture on the can and the sample in the Home Depot store. Overall, seems to be a quality stain, but the sample colors were not a very good match.
Date published: 2019-05-21
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Worked ok, but not as well as other stains I've... Worked ok, but not as well as other stains I've used in the past. More like a paint than a stain. I found that it worked best when you paint it on, let it stand for 15 minutes, then rub it off with a paper towel. Regardless of the method, the appearance was flat -- not shiny.
Date published: 2019-06-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The stain result in a varied amounts of tan and... The stain result in a varied amounts of tan and gray, so the wall shows depth and not just a normal one color stain. I have used this next to a tan wall and medium dark kitchen cabinets. Looks great next to both of them. Highly recommend.
Date published: 2019-06-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Worst Stain, NOT at ALL the designated color I built a simple white-wood table and wanted to stain and varnish it. I should have tested it on a piece of scrap wood first but I've never had any problems with any of the name-brand stains (like minwax) expecting there to be a possible slight difference in color depending on the wood. Well... THIS stain was supposed to be "light walnut". We all know what a light walnut is supposed to look like. This stain painted on THICK like a paint (not like a stain) and was bright RED/ORANGE. The stain left after wiping most of it off (or trying to, since it's thick) was the same, bright red. So I had to finish the table this way. I dripped/smeared some of the stain onto the can's label (while "painting") where it shows what "light walnut" is supposed to look like. Instead of the soft, light brown walnut color, it's red/orange/brown. Dried the same. This is terrible "stain" and I'll never be buying this brand again.
Date published: 2014-06-21
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Their stain products are good but Verathane has to improve their color charts. The colors or name... Their stain products are good but Verathane has to improve their color charts. The colors or names of the Fast Dry and regular stain are different but they use only one chart without any specfication of type.
Date published: 2019-05-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I am really pleased with the color and coverage. I have used the Varathane Premium Wood Stain in ... I am really pleased with the color and coverage. I have used the Varathane Premium Wood Stain in Golden Oak in just about everything I've stained in my home. I am completely satisfied and will buy it again.
Date published: 2019-06-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use and it only took one coat to... Easy to use and it only took one coat to achieve the right color. The only thing that would make it better is to combine a finish with it so that one wouldn’t have to do a separate polyurethane coat.
Date published: 2019-05-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I used the stain for a rough cut lumber frame... I used the stain for a rough cut lumber frame for a bathroom mirror and a shelf for bathroom accessories...both look great and had very little lingering stain odor after 24 hours drying time....
Date published: 2019-04-23
Rated 2 out of 5 by from It’s an easy to use product. The aqua color is... It’s an easy to use product. The aqua color is hideous though! I applied and immediately wiped off the excess and it still turned out CRAZY bright! Nothing like the can or paint samples showed.
Date published: 2019-05-07
Rated 1 out of 5 by from I would call this a “paint”, not a stain.... I would call this a “paint”, not a stain. Didn’t like it at all. I had to return it because it did not penetrate the wood, instead it just covered the wood and hid the beautiful grain.
Date published: 2019-04-23
Rated 1 out of 5 by from It goes on more like a paint than a stain... It goes on more like a paint than a stain that would show off the wood grain. If that is the way you want your look it would be great but not for showing off the grain in the wood.
Date published: 2019-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from First time with this product. Touching up a used piece of furniture, and matching pretty well. ... First time with this product. Touching up a used piece of furniture, and matching pretty well. Dried quickly. Nice stain. Would try one of Varathane's stains again, if needed.
Date published: 2019-06-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from After being a long time Minwax fan, Home Depot has made the decision to evolve over to Varathane.... After being a long time Minwax fan, Home Depot has made the decision to evolve over to Varathane. Having used the product before, figured I would go with it on a 9' showpiece dining room table. I started with a one pint can and liked the way the repurposed pine wood took the stain. I ran out and went for the quart can. I had to look at the can multiple times because the viscosity was noticeably thicker, thought maybe I bought stain/poly blend. I was impressed, the stain is more consistent, spreads evenly and dries as advertised in one hour given normal conditions. Looking at the can again, Varathane is a Rustoleum product, a proven brand. One word of advice, test the stain on a scrap piece. This dark walnut stain has a lot of color in it which is impressive, however it absorbs very quickly in this type of wood. I literally wiped it off as I stained the entire board surface (2x8's). Came back with a hand rubbed second coat using a cotton rag to fill in any gaps; the results were amazing. Finished it off with two coats of tung oil.
Date published: 2018-09-25
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This stain is very thick and difficult to use. I... This stain is very thick and difficult to use. I thinned it and it went on unevenly and required excessive work to even out. Switched to Minwax and had no problems.
Date published: 2019-06-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from I PROBABLY SHOULD FIND OUT WHAT SOMEONE IS LOOKING FOR BEFORE RATING IT. I WANTED A GRAY STAIN, I... I PROBABLY SHOULD FIND OUT WHAT SOMEONE IS LOOKING FOR BEFORE RATING IT. I WANTED A GRAY STAIN, INSTEAD THE STAIN WAS A BLUE/GRAY. DID NOT WORK FOR ME.
Date published: 2019-07-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It was easy applying it on my garage door, I wanted a faux wood grain look, it dried fast...the c... It was easy applying it on my garage door, I wanted a faux wood grain look, it dried fast...the color was highly saturated...i liked it very much
Date published: 2019-06-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The stain was easy to apply and cleanup was easy... The stain was easy to apply and cleanup was easy too. Color was exactly what I was hoping for. The stain gave new life to an old wicker chest.
Date published: 2019-05-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is my idea of how Oak ought to finish... This is my idea of how Oak ought to finish out, especially when you apply it to a hardwood, like Oak lol. It is fairly light in tone. Perfect.
Date published: 2019-06-25
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