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10:57AM | 07/30/02
Member Since: 07/29/02
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I am interested to know if anyone could tell me what type of finish I could put in a barn that could withstand the elements of weather and horses.....all the inside is finished with tung and groove board(white pine) I would like to keep it looking good and give it some gloss. Make wash downs of the walls easier. Is there any kind of polyurethene that could withstand this? I welcome any suggestions. Thanks


03:18PM | 08/03/02
Member Since: 07/28/02
1356 lifetime posts
I would go with 3 coats of marine spar varnish and that should withstand the water.


04:26AM | 08/28/02
Member Since: 07/21/02
48 lifetime posts
Another product you might try is called CWF made by Flood. Its an oil based finish (but water clean-up) intended for outdoor use. I used it on the inside of my log house on the logs (northern white cedar) and barn siding walls. It gives a nice honey pine color to the raw wood.


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