Waterlox Coatings Corporation

Waterlox is the nation’s leading provider of premium wood stains, sealers and finishes handmade from natural tungoil. Made in the USA since 1910 by a fourth-generationfamily-owned company.
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About Waterlox

Waterlox wood stains, sealers and finishes are the first choice for many restoration experts, wood floor specialists, craftsmen and artisans because of the distinctive character, protection and ease-of-use they provide. Our unique formula is a blend of tung oil and resin that gives you the best of both worlds – beauty and durability. The tung oil base enhances the natural beauty and character of wood, while the resin penetrates and seals fibers beneath the surface to lock out water. As a family-owned company for over 110 years, Waterlox continues to create premium products that are handmade by our expert staff in Cleveland, Ohio, using the best ingredients and our original family formulas.

Why Choose Waterlox

For its beauty…

Waterlox provides a rich, hand-rubbed patina that enrichens a wood’s grain and brings out its inherent chatoyance, depth and beauty.

For its durability…

Waterlox literally locks out water. Its water-resistant film blocks moisture, dirt, household chemicals, alcoholic beverages, heat and cold, and provides an unprecedented finish that won't chip or crack.

For its ease-of-use…

Waterlox finishes are easy to apply and maintain. Recoating is simple with no sanding required for our tung oil-based products.

Finish Strong

You’ve spent hours perfecting your wood project, now you need to finish it strong. A Waterlox finish will deliver superb beauty and protection, allowing you to treasure your work for years to come. Waterlox products provide outstanding results on the following wood surfaces:

Eco-Friendly Products

Our newest products are low odor, low VOC and sustainable. They provide the same superior performance and quality as all the products we have been creating since 1910.

  • UNIVERSAL Tung Oil Sealer
  • A universal sealer that can be used as the base coat for ORIGINAL, MARINE, URETHANE and the new H2OLOX finishes.

Our Full Line of Wood Finishing Products

Protect your wood project with the trusted, go-to finish wood enthusiasts choose.

Use our Find Your Finishing System page to find the perfect products for your project.

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