How to Paint Accoya

Accoya is ideal for windows, doors, cladding, decking and structural wood construction. Coating with Teknos paints not only gives a beautiful finish but also prolongs the service life of the timber.

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Accoya is produced using Accsys’ proprietary acetylation process which effectively converts sustainably grown soft woods and non-durable hardwoods into what is best described as ‘high technology wood’

Teknos Coatings for Accoya

Opaque and Translucent Coatings System

Primer

Antistain Aqua 2901
Prevents discolouration of the topcoat. Reduces the need for sanding.

Topcoat

Aquatop 2600
A flexible, durable topcoat with exceptional coverage in opaque systems and excellent clarity in translucnet systems. Non blocking formulation.

Translucent only Coating System

Preservative*

Teknol Aqua 1410
Provides good adhesion. Equalises surface colour.

Combi preservative/primer*

Aqua primer 2907-02
A highly robust and easy to use combi-primer with biocidal properties that protect against wood discolouration and wood destroying fungi.

 
*Use biocides safely. Always read the label and product information before use.
V-Joint & End Grain Sealers

V-Joint/Adhesive sealer

Opti-Joint
Glue that prevents water uptake at end-grains and capiliaries.

End Grain Sealer

Teknoseal 4000
Minimises moisture vulnerability of exposed end grain.

Teknos brushing guide for Accoya

Opaque Finish

End Grain Sealer

Teknoseal 4000
Minimises moisture vulnerability of exposed end grain.

Primer

Futura Aqua 3
For interior abd exterior wood to promote adhesion and durability of Futura Aqua topcoats

Topcoat

Futura Aqua 20
A water-based, long -wearing topcoat for doors, windows, furniture and more. It has a rich finish and is suitable for indoor and outdoor use.

Topcoat

Futura Aqua 40
A water-based, long -wearing topcoat for doors, windows, furniture and more. It has a rich finish and is suitable for indoor and outdoor use.

Topcoat

Futura Aqua 80
A water-based, long -wearing topcoat for doors, windows, furniture and more. It has a rich finish and is suitable for indoor and outdoor use.

Translucent Finish

Priming Oil

Woodex Aqua Base A waterborne priming oil
that protects against blue stain fungi, mildew
and wood rot. For use on wood destined for outdoor use.

End Grain Sealer

Teknoseal 4000 Minimises moisture vulnerability of exposed end grain.

Varnish

Helo Aqua 20
A translucent tinted water-based lacquer that enhances the natural beauty of timber. Suitable for floors, stairs and indoor/outdoor furniture.

Varnish

Helo Aqua 40
A translucent tinted water-based lacquer that enhances the natural beauty of timber. Suitable for floors, stairs and indoor/outdoor furniture.

Varnish

Helo Aqua 80
A translucent tinted water-based lacquer that enhances the natural beauty of timber. Suitable for floors, stairs and indoor/outdoor furniture.

Brushing Application Guide

Opaque Finish

*Make sure you are starting with clean, dry joinery.

  1. Apply Teknoseal 4000 end grain sealer to the end grain only, wiping clean any other areas which have been coated accidently. Leave to dry for approx. 2 hours.
  2. Apply one coat of Futura Aqua 3 If you are painting a large area or the ambient conditions are warm, thin the primer by 10%. Leave to dry for 6 hours.
  3. De-nib the primer if necessary, then apply Futura Aqua Recommended amount of application for optimum coverage and superior finish is two topcoats.
Translucent Finish

*Make sure you are starting with clean, dry joinery.

  1. Apply a liberal coating of Woodex Aqua Base and allow to dry for at least 2 hours, the surface should feel dry to touch.
  2. Apply one coat of Helo Aqua and leave to dry for 16 hours.
  3. Apply Teknoseal 4000 end grain sealer to the end grain only, wiping clean any other areas which have been coated accidently. Leave to dry for approx. 2 hours.
  4. Apply a second coat of Helo Aqua and allow to dry for 16 hours. Dependent on the finish you want to achieve further topcoats may be required.

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