What Does it Cost to Stain a Fence? A Complete Breakdown

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Staining a wooden fence is an essential step in preserving its beauty and extending its lifespan. However, one common question that most homeowners grapple with is, “How much does fence stain cost?” Whether you’re considering a DIY project or planning on hiring a professional, it’s crucial to understand the costs involved. If you’re considering a … Read more

Is Black Fence Stain Right For You?

If you are looking for a way to elevate the look of your outdoor space, you might be considering staining your fence. While traditional wood stains in shades of brown or red are the most common options, black fence stain is becoming increasingly popular. In this article, we will explore the trend of staining fences … Read more

Ready Seal vs Wood Defender: Which is Better?

Wood Defender and Ready Seal are very similar exterior wood stain products. They are both easy to apply and offer protection for your wood fence or deck. Although they are very similar, there are some key differences that might make one the better choice for you.  In my career staining fences, I have used both … Read more

Wood Defender Sable Brown

Wood Defender sable brown is a very popular fence stain color. This semi-transparent color from Wood Defender will work in almost any backyard because of its neutral brown tone. It is adaptable to several different home styles. Wood Defender Sable Brown is a medium brown fence stain color with neutral undertones. I would describe this … Read more

When to Stain a New Fence

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Staining a new fence is important to protect it from the elements, but it is important to know when to apply the stain. Staining too soon or too late can result in an unsatisfactory finish or may risk damage to the wood. Knowing when to stain a new fence will help you avoid these problems.  … Read more

Wood Defender Cedar Tone

Wood Defender Cedar Tone has consistently been one of the most popular colors for new cedar fences. The warm red undertones in this stain color nicely blend with the natural red tones in cedar. This transparent stain color will allow all the beauty of cedar wood to show through. Wood Defender Cedar Tone is a … Read more

Wood Defender Coffee Brown Fence Stain Color

Wood Defender Coffee Brown is one of Wood Defender’s most popular fence stain colors. It has been growing in popularity for the last several years. Below you will find pictures of the coffee brown color and our suggestions for using it in your backyard. Wood Defender Coffee Brown is a dark brown, semi-transparent fence stain … Read more

Wood Defender Oxford Brown Transparent Stain

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If you want to stain your fence, Wood Defender Oxford Brown color is an excellent option for getting a classy or modern look. This article will help you decide if Oxford Brown is the right color for your fence. Wood Defender Oxford Brown is a medium to dark brown, transparent fence stain color with a … Read more

Best Pump Sprayer for Staining a Fence

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A pump sprayer is a great way to stain a fence really fast… if you choose the right one. These sprayers are easier to use than other types of paint sprayers and work without any electricity. That being said, not all pump-up sprayers will work for staining fences. Some are just not made to stand … Read more