MAXIMUM® Stain + Sealant in One Semi-Transparent Low-VOC

Stain your deck or exterior wood when you want, not when the weather dictates. This semi-transparent wood stain adds subtle color, while allowing wood grain and texture to show. Olympic Maximum exterior wood stain allows you to clean and stain your deck in the same day, even after rain. The enhanced waterproofing wood protection can be applied in hot and cool temperatures, so you can prep your wood surface in almost any season. Bring Maximum beauty and protection to your wood surfaces.

  • Weather-ready application allows you to clean and stain on the same day in temperatures down to 35°F, application is ready for rain in 8 hours
  • Penetrating, durable Wood Stain + Sealant in One protects and beautifies in one step
  • Durable wood stain formula features advanced SunBlock UV defense, exclusive SCUFF GUARD technology and enhanced waterproofing protection
  • Mildew and mold-resistant wood stain coating protects the surface from moisture and water damage
  • Cleans easily with soap and water, eliminating the need for harsh chemicals
  • Low VOC, water based wood stain formula gives off less odor and harmful fumes as wood dries                                                                                 
  • 6-year warranty on decks and 8-year on fences and siding to give you peace of mind that your wood surface stays protected and beautiful
  • For more information on how to use this Semi-Transparent wood stain check out our How To Stain A Deck guide.
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Product Features

Stain in 4 Easy Steps

Wood Stain Transparency Guide

Coverage

One gallon covers approximately 250 to 350 sq. feet or 23.2 to 32.5 sq. meters depending on wood texture and porosity.

Application Details

Test a small area to ensure acceptable appearance and penetration. Apply one thin coat of this deck stain with a high-quality brush, roller or paint pad or by spray equipment. When spraying or rolling, always back brush for best results. For more information on how to use this project check out our How To Stain Wood guide.

Can be applied down to 50°F for <550 g/L VOC version and 35°F for <250 g/L and <100 g/L VOC versions.

Drying Time

Normally dries in 24 hours when applied at 50°F to 85°F. Drying times listed may vary depending on temperature, humidity, color and air movement.

Cleanup

Clean brushes and tools with mineral spirits for <600 g/L VOC version and with soap and water for <100 g/L VOC version.

Product Warning

Please refer to the Product Label, Technical Data Sheet (TDS) or Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for safety and detailed application instructions.

Code Base Sizes Download
79550A Stain - Tint Base Quart/946 mL (04), 5 Gallons/18.9 L (05), 1/2 Pint/236 mL (16), Gallon/3.78 L (01) N/A
79551A Stain - Tint Base Gallon/3.78 L (01) N/A
79552A Stain - Custom Color Gallon/3.78 L (01) N/A
79553A Stain - Custom Color Gallon/3.78 L (01) N/A
79560A Stain - Tint Base Quart/946 mL (04), Gallon/3.78 L (01) N/A
79561A Stain - Custom Color Gallon/3.78 L (01) N/A
79562A Stain - Custom Color Gallon/3.78 L (01) N/A