Best Stain for an Ipe or Mahogany Deck with Armstrong Clark Hardwood Finish.

Not many exotic hardwoods offer the color or stunning grain pattern of mahogany. A mahogany deck makes a simple outdoor living space an object of interest and beauty. Even though mahogany is naturally resistant to rot, it still requires a water repellent finish to ward off the harmful effects of Mother Nature.

A mahogany deck does seem to hold stain more evenly than other exotics. However, the key is to use the best stain for a mahogany deck, otherwise, you risk jeopardizing the wood’s appearance. Stay away from stains that form a film on the surface. These film-forming stains fail to protect dense hardwood. They are prone to wearing and peeling.

Armstrong Clark IPE Deck Stain

The best stain for a mahogany deck is one that deeply penetrates the wood’s surface. A stain like Armstrong Clark is specifically designed for exotic hardwoods like mahogany. It is formulated to soak into the wood’s dense pores to help condition and shield against weathering. The heavily bodied oils natural resist moisture and block out harmful UV rays. Armstrong deck stain holds color longer on exotic woods than any other stain on the market.

In addition to excellent water repellency and protection, Armstrong oil based stain comes in a semi-transparent mahogany color. This wonderfully enhances the natural look of mahogany making it a thing of beauty. Armstrong mahogany color deck stain will enrich your deck’s appearance and provide long-lasting protection. There is no other way to better protect the investment of a mahogany deck.

Your best bang for your buck when it comes to weather guarding your mahogany deck is applying Armstrong stain in their new mahogany color. It conditions the wood, locks out moisture, and ensures your mahogany deck will give you years of enjoyment and added value.

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    Administrator · 10/07/2014
    Harold Feinleib:
    Can I use Oxford Brown stain on my Mahogany deck?

    You could order a sample to test but I think it might have too much pigment to penetrate.
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    Harold Feinleib · 10/06/2014
    Can I use Oxford Brown stain on my Mahogany deck?
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    Administrator · 06/30/2014
    bernard marchive:
    What is the best stain for a new ipe deck under construction
    are dark color penetrating better than natural ?

    Let the IPE weather for a month than prep first with a Deck cleaner. Use the AC in the Mahogany color.
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    bernard marchive · 06/29/2014
    What is the best stain for a new ipe deck under construction
    are dark color penetrating better than natural ?