Evercrete EW is an environmental friendly, non-toxic, non-flammable, penetrating alkali activated silica aero gel that seals, hardens, and preserves most wood products. Evercrete EW has the ability to extend the lifetime of most wooden structures and elements through hardening, preserving and sealing. Evercrete EW will improve the durability of timber against fungus, mold and insect damage. It hardens the surface, increasing both strength and abrasion resistance. Evercrete EW will not alter the texture or other physical characteristics of the wooden surface to which it is applied. It also provides a prepared surface for better bonding of varnish, stains, paint and mastics. Evercrete EW is highly effective and versatile in a wide range of commercial, industrial and residential applications. Evercrete EW helps wood retain its natural color much longer. .
How does Everwood work?
Upon penetration, the catalyst in Evercrete Everwood reacts with the alkali and acids present in most wood cells, forming an aero silica gel membrane on the surface of the cell walls. This membrane forms an internal seal and barrier against water and other causes of deterioration. Over a period of time the silica gel membrane hydrates and hardens into a crystalline structure within the wood leaving a clear natural finish and no film or membrane on the wood surface. Evercrete Everwood needs only be applied once for a lifetime of protection..
Where can it be used?
Evercrete Everwood has hundreds of possible applications both commercially and domestically. Virtually any wooden structure from a building frame to patio furniture will benefit from Evercrete Everwood. Other applications include log homes, decks, basements, window boxes, window and door frames, cedar siding, cedar shakes, cedar shingles, fences, kitchen countertops, cutting boards, planting tubs and storage sheds to name but a few. If it's made of wood, chances are it would benefit from Evercrete Everwood..
Advantages of Evercrete EW
- Becomes an integral part of wood
- One coat application
- Leaves a clear, natural finish with no surface film
- Retards fungus, molding, rotting and warping
- Significantly decreases deterioration due to weathering
- Non-toxic, environmental and ecological friendly
- Enables easier removal of snow and ice
- Provides a prepared surface for paint, varnish or stain
- Extend the lifetime of wood
- Acts as a primer