Armstrong Clark Oil Based Wood Deck Stains

Armstrong Clark 2023 Contest Win Cash

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Armstrong Clark 2022 Contest Results can be seen here: 2022 Armstrong Clark Stain Contest

Armstrong Clark 2021 Contest Results can be seen here: 2021 Armstrong Clark Stain Contest

Armstrong Clark 2020 Contest Results can be seen here: 2020 Armstrong Clark Stain Contest

Armstrong Clark 2019 Contest Results can be seen here: 2019 Armstrong Clark Stain Contest


The Armstrong Clark 2023 Contest Details

  • All Armstrong Clark and Prep products must be purchased first from this online retail site ( between January 1st – Sept 30th, 2023.
  • The deadline for entry is Sept. 30th, 2023.
  • The winner will be decided by October 15th by our team.

Contestant winners will receive

  • First Place = $500
  • Second Place = $300
  • Third Place:= $200

How To Enter the Contest

  1. Enter by Sept. 30th, 2023.
  2. In the comment section below, post a short description of your deck/wood staining project, the products used to prep, and the Armstrong Clark Stain and Color used. Examples of wood projects that can be entered: Decks, Fences, Wood Side Homes, Log Cabins, etc.
  3. Add 2 before prepping pictures of the wood that was restored (no more/less). You can still enter if you do not have the before pictures. Decks, wood fences, wood homes, etc are allowed.
  4. 2 after staining pictures must be included (no more/less).
  5. If having trouble uploading the pictures, please make your picture(s) size smaller (below 1 MB).

Any questions or issues posting, please ask in the comment area.

We look forward to all Armstrong Clark Stain entries!

*Disclaimer: All products must be purchased from The contest is not open to products purchased from other online dealers or from physical retail stores.

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Brent Gitchel
Brent Gitchel
14 days ago

Just pressure washed, dried, and stained. Turned out great!

Kevin Martin
Kevin Martin
15 days ago

Upper and lower decks cleaned and refinished. (Last done with same Armstrong products around 3 years ago).

Order #160701 was placed on April 12, 2023

Order details
Armstrong Clark Hardwood / Ipe Stain 5 Gallon – Mahogany × 1

  • I used some leftover Restore-A-Deck Cleaner to prep.
  • Pressure wash (lots of Maple tree seeds in cracks) ~2.5 hours
  • Cleaner & scrubbing ~1.5 hours
  • Full day to dry
  • Lower deck stain with pad ~1.25 hours
  • Upper deck stain with pad ~3 hours
  • Used around 4 gallons of the 5 ordered.

Awesome products! GREAT results!

I’ve been refinishing my deck/decks for decades and Armstrong stain is far and away the best for application, durability (in New England) and looks! 🖕

Thanks all-around Team Armstrong!


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