Wood Lye Tester Instructions
Wood Lye Tester InstructionsWood Lye bleaches solid wood floors and engineered floors of solid wood.
- The unfinished woodwork must be well sanded, clean and dry before application of lye. Clean with a solution of 1/4 cup Wood Cleaner per gallon of water if the wood surface is dirty and
allow to dry. Shake the lye container well and pour the lye into a plastic bucket and stir regularly during application to get a uniform finish.
- Apply the lye undiluted with a nylon brush in an
even coat on the floor lengthwise. Use at least 1 liter of lye per 100 sq. ft.
On vertically mounted woodwork, apply from top to bottom. Rinse work tools clean in water.
A lye primed wood floor may finished after a drying time of approx. 8 hours at 68° F (the wood must be completely dry) with Woca Master Color Oil.