Resene Exterior Woodcare Paints

Resene Waterborne Woodsman

Woodrtesene Resene Waterborne Woodsman is a fresh approach to wood stains matching the needs of timber to the desire to achieve the most natural appearance possible. Maximum mould resistance has been achieved through the inclusion of powerful fungicides. With an adaptable formulation, Resene Waterborne Woodsman is suitable for use on a wide range of exterior timber substrates including weatherboards, dressed and rough sawn timber, fences, beams, plywood and profiled sheets. All 47 exterior wood stain colours shown on this chart are available in Environmental Choice approved Resene Waterborne Woodsman. Colours marked with ‘cc’ are also available in a Resene

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Resene Woodsman is a lootisman Wood 011 Stain solventborne traditional finish ideal for exterior timber 14 surfaces such as weatherboards, decking and furniture. Surfaces coated in Resene Woodsman Wood Oil Stain require recoating every two summers. All colours on this chart marked are available in Resene Woodsman Wood Oil Stain.

Resene Timber and Furniture Gel

Resene Timber and Furniture Gel is a non-drip, easy to apply, waterborne stain designed for use on a wide variety of new and weathered timber surfaces, including furniture, both inside and out. Reapply each summer. All colors on this chart marked with ‘fg’ are available in Resene Timber and Furniture Gel.

Resene Woodsman Decking Stain

Tired weathered timber decks can be quickly ckIng Stain rejuvenated with Resene Woodsman Decking Stain, a waterborne modified oil based stain developed especially for new and weathered decking. Decorators will enjoy the quick and easy water clean up and the absence of the solvent fumes associated with traditional solventborne stains. All 47 exterior wood stain colours shown on this chart are available in Environmental Choice approved Resene Woodsman Decking Stain. Colours marked with ‘cc’ are also available in a Resene CoolColour version.

Resene Woodsman Whitewash

Create a whitewashed style effect on new and weathered exterior timber with Resene Woodsman Whitewash. It’s waterborne, easy to apply and suitable for use by professional decorators or home decorators. This finish is Environmental Choice approved.

Resene Furniture and Decking Oil

Like shining your shoes or polishing your interior woodwork, oiling your deck and furniture regularly will keep it looking its natural best while providing protection against the ravages of water, fungi and U.V.light. Popular with those who prefer the lightly oiled look to the more heavily pigmented stain finish, Resene Furniture and Decking Oil is quick and easy to apply. This product will assist with water repellency and help maintain timber in good condition. Recommended for annual application to decks and furniture.

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Rejuvenate enhance and protect yoLir timber deck or Kw,LLT outdoor furniture with Resene Kwila Timber Stain. Ideally suited for new or weathered Kwila, it is also suitable for use over other exotic hardwoods, adding colour to the timber while still allowing the natural grain to show through. This finish will typically require maintenance after one or two summers.

Keep your paintwork cooler with a Resene CoolColourTM

A Resene CoolColour looks like a normal colour but thanks to special pigment technology it reflects more of the sun’s energy, so it doesn’t get as hot as a standard colour would. The colours work by reflecting energy in the near and far infra-red region of the spectrum even though they absorb strongly in the visible region.

Resene CoolColour technology is available in a range of Resene premium paints and stains, including Resene Waterborne Woodsman and Resene Woodsman Decking Stain, suitable for a wide range of exterior projects, especially where dark colours are planned. Ask your Resene ColorShop or Reseller staff whether a Resene CoolColour finish is right for your project.

Welcome to Resene Woodcare

The Resene Woodcare range offers do-it-yourself and trade professionals products suitable for almost every interior and exterior timber application.

The woodcare colours shown on this woodcare chart are available in Resene Waterborne Woodsman penetrating oil stain and Resene Woodsman Decking Stain. A selection of colours are available in Resene Woodsman Wood Oil Stain and Resene Timber and Furniture Gel and Resene Forester. For interior use, these woodcare colours can also be tinted into Resene Colorwood.

For a wood effect finish over preprimed substrates, use Resene Forester.

Resene ” Forester Resene Forester is a semi-transparent film forming timber stain effect finish based on a tough 100% acrylic resin to ensure maximum durability in all exposed conditions. It imparts a natural low sheen look that is fully washable. Resene Forester is designed for use over a specific basecoat colour on properly prepared substrates and particularly those with a wood grain effect, such as Shadowclad® Ultra. It is not suitable for direct application over timber and other bare substrates.


Resene Timber and Deck Wash is recommended for washing all exterior er rvi timber surfaces prior to painting or staining. For new timber, ensure surface is dry and free from dirt, dust and loose fibres. For exposed timber (greater than one week), remove any gross contamination and semi-detached cellulose fibres and treat the surface for mould using Resene Moss & Mould Killer. For existing stained surfaces, remove all the weakly adhering coating by sanding and treat the surface for mould using Resene Moss & Mould Killer.

For information on our range of other woodcare products, including Resene Colorwood interior wood stain, Resene Colorwood Whitewash, Resene Lumbersider, Resene Qristal Clear Polyurethanes, Resene Aquaclear waterborne urethane and Resene Polythane, contact your nearest Resene ColorShop or Reseller.

Colour it

Two coats of Resene Lumbersider will add colour to your fence, deck, outdoor furniture or walls in next to no time. Resene Lumbersider is available in thousands of colours from the Resene Total Colour System.

Revive your roof

Revive your faded roof and boost your roof’s defence against the elements with Resene Summit Roof. Resene Summit Roof is made with U.V. resistant pigments and tough acrylic polymers to give a long-life satin finish on new or previously painted roofs. See the Resene Roof systems colour chart for durable roof colour choices.
Step out

Giving your paths and steps a fresh coat of paint can do wonders for the overall look of your entranceway. Simply wash down the existing coating, remove any loose flaking material and recoat using two coats of Resene Walk-on. Or for a more natural look, add colour to cementitious surfaces with Resene Concrete Stain, which is designed to penetrate the surface of concrete and masonry to form a tough low sheen finish that enhances the natural texture of the concrete. See the Resene Decks, paths, driveways and recreational areas colour chart for a full range of paving paints and stains.

Get a grip

Make trafficable areas safe and non-slip with Resene Non-Skid Deck & Path, designed to provide a comfortable walking surface for all interior and exterior situations where a non-skid finish is required. Available in a desirable low sheen finish, Resene Non-Skid Deck & Path may be tinted to complement existing decor, both inside and out. The finish has a comfortable grit texture to give feet and shoes something to grip onto, reducing the risk of accident no matter what the weather.

Splash out

After a hard day’s work, relaxing in a swimming pool is always popular. Resene Swimming Pool Paint has been specially designed for direct application to concrete swimming pools. A pool coated in Resene Swimming Pool Paint ‘Magic Blue’ will be less affected by chemicals used for treating pools than traditional pigmented pool finishes. The result is a longer lasting colour, giving you more time to enjoy your pool because you’ll spend less time repainting it.

Plant it

Textured, colourwashed, painted or stained… Resene has a wide range of products suitable for decorating planters. Available in a huge range of colours, Resene testpots allow you to add colour to your garden planters without being left with litres of excess paint.

Opt for a natural look

Whites and neutrals are popular teamed with the dead flat mineral effect finish of Resene AquaShield. Resene AquaShield combines the water repellent properties of silicones with a special surface micro-structure, which considerably reduces the contact area for water and dirt. Dirt particles adhere lightly and are more easily carried away by rain, keeping the paint finish looking its best for longer. Ideal for exterior concrete on buildings and landscaping features.

Or go mediterranean

The time-worn strength of sandstone with the mellow patina of age has been recreated in Resene Sandtex. Perfect for beautifying and protecting concrete both inside and out, this very versatile finish can be used to reproduce a variety of finishes from aged render effects through to natural limestone and sandstone finishes. The fine sandstone texture adds an extra dimension to the coating and effectively disguises minor surface blemishes without changing the basic architectural concept. Resene Sandtex is ideal in the great outdoors, on planters or as an interior feature.

‘See’ the finish

Virtual painting with Resene EzyPaint allows you to visualise the entire colour scheme before the redecorating even starts. Available free from the Resene website,

Put the color to the test

No matter how you select your stain colours, always use testpots to confirm your choices in the area you are planning to stain.

Keep it looking good

Annual washing will help maintain the fresh appearance of your paintwork. Follow the recommendations in the Resene Caring for the paint finish brochure or on the Resene website to keep the paint finish looking its best.

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