Cabot® Semi-Transparent Acrylic Stain contains light pigments for UV protection. This stain is 100% acrylic, water-repellent, and a deep-penetrating oil. New wood or reconditioned surfaces such as siding, fences, shakes, roofs, log cabins, or shingles are best. This stain is not recommended for use on decks.
Coverage for this stain will depend on surface conditions; rough surfaces, 100 to 200 square feet per gallon and smooth surfaces, 200 to 300 square feet per gallon. This stain can be tinted to 100 different colors as long as the tint contains 12 ounces or less of tint per gallon. A one coat application is recommended. Color choice will determine which base is needed. Clean up with soap and water.