Painting, de-greying and renovating your garden fence

An old grey garden fence can be de-greyed, brightened up and repainted in a few simple steps. ADLER shows how easy painting the garden fence is and which products are best suited for it.

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Untreated garden fences turn grey over time and have a patchy appearance. Your patchy wooden fence can however be de-greyed and repainted with little effort. We show you how the renovation works:

De-greying the garden fence

ADLER-Tipps-Tricks-Holzzaun-streichen-entgrauenReduce the absorbency of the wood by first thoroughly watering down the wooden fence. Then apply the ADLER Holzentgrauer with a paint brush. T

After just 10 to 20 minutes the ADLER Holzentgrauer has done its job and you can remove it with a lot of water and the help of the high-pressure cleaner.

Allow the garden fence to dry for several days in good weather. Only a well-dried fence subsequently allows a uniform coat.

Paint the garden fence with Pullex Silverwood

ADLER-Tipps-Tricks-Holzzaun-streichen-Pullex-Silverwood-streichenFor this fence we chose a particularly effective coat of paint which was the glaze-finish penetrant Pullex Silverwood in the colour shade Graualuminium (grey aluminium).

The silver-grey pigments give the garden fence a metallic, modern character when painted.

 

Stir the Pullex Silverwood well and apply the transparent wood finish evenly and without excess with the ADLER Solvamaxx paint brush.

ADLER-Tipps-Tricks-Holzzaun-streichen-Pullex-Silverwood-aufruehrenTo prevent the silver pigments from settling on the floor, stir the Pullex Silverwood repeatedly while painting.

 

In fair, unsettled weather you can apply the wood protection transparent wood finish a second time after 12 hours' drying time. This ensures full UV and weather protection.

 

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Pullex Silverwood doesn't only protect the wood, but anticipates in an elegant way the natural greying and therefore confers to the wood for a long time a uniform appearance.

 

 

 

 

 

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