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You may want to look around for a contractor who is more confident in this arena and has more experience with grays and mixes. Unlike polyurethane, the oils penetrate into the wood. If you don’t, you floors will look pinkish. The most important thing is that you use Bona Traffic HD. I really appreciate that and the follow up. The gray washes are way too thin and waterery and hence the yellow from the white oak is coming through. And according to their website – the stain dries very fast on the floor. Reading your blog, I guess he used the oil-based poxy… It looks different on each floor and more often we have been doing on select grade, so it will look different. Would have way preferred white oak. Any other recommendations. A little darker than I expected but the red seems to pop out places with the red oak. It’s better to get the stain to the correct shade before if you can. Neither Home Depot, Lowes, or Sherwin Williams seem to have it. he sanded my white oak floors to the bare original conditon, is there alight stain color you can possibly recommend. You will have a much easier time (and probably happier client) if you just do a dark stain…or a dark stain with a hint of gray. It came out like paint to me! Classic Grey; Driftwood; Ebony; Jacobean; Duraseal Stain colors. Thank you for shedding light on the best browns to get the red out. Older floors typically have spacing, nail and pin holes, discoloration, etc. In the far right picture, the sample on the right is 3 parts white to 1 ebony, middle is 5:1, left is 4:1. DuraSeal Quick Coat Penetrating Finish is a semi-transparent stain. In your case, you should be using bona traffic HD for the poly. While trends come and go- gray stains have seemed to find a niche of their own and I can absolutely see this becoming a classic staple. Stain can turn out blotchy on maple floors as these are close pored species (this blotchiness occurs with all stain colors). I am hoping you might have a “recipe” suggestion for me. It will be a bit lighter/more orange/less red (I hope that makes sense). Over time, the oil ages with the wood and the patina grows stronger. Both of these floors would be dark gray as the wood is naturally dark. Hope this helps others make this tough You can try the bleach. Yes, I agree it’s a bit of challenge. I am looking to get 4″ unfinished white oak select. Should I just replace my red oak with select white oak? Hated the orange in the floor before, but want a transitional to modern look. These a combo of light and dark grays as well as greiges (gray/brown blends) and you may want to check those out in this article:  Duraseal’s new gray and greige blend line. And here is the Duraseal stain chart. They still need to screen the floors and add another coat of poly. So, when you do this, have them mix the stain before and test and just apply 1 coat. If it’s prefinished wood, you can just go with the big brand names from the US. They have sanded and stained one day, and now have put on 2 coats of water based poly. What’s the difference? When you do a 2nd coat, then that does not adhere properly nor the poly to the stain. Perhaps you installer isn’t applying it correctly or putting too much on it. If you mean you have red oak, then you have 2 choices: 1) Bleach the floors first or 2) choose a darker gray to hide the pink undertones. These cookies do not store any personal information. I’m looking to do 3 coats of the Bona HD water based poly. We are finding ebony + white or true black + white comes out best, especially on red oak. That hasn’t been a concern for my guys. But, I would not expect this to work out well on Cherry…you are between a rock and a hard place. As a homeowner, you can do the repair yourself, and you don’t need to sand and refinish. Duraseal stain on white oak. We often find, too ,that repairs that were done years and years prior aren’t always done correct. You can have cool tone gray floors or warm tone gray floors. . 3 parts white to 1 ebony…or 5 to 1. I would expect Lastnlast to amberize more and more over time. We’ll touch on Rubio and Loba in another blog post. Is there something different for the stairs? I built my own wood floor out of douglas fir 1×6 and wanted to stain it grey . I wanted to stain them gray, and after the flooring guy did a few samples on my floor, I chose Bona Dri Fast stain in Grey. We will test the gray colors on your hardwood floors. And, don’t use the cheaper poly…it won’t last as long. i used the bona grey since it works well with the bona traffic hd . Perfectionist by default. In the above pictures, you see different ratios of white:ebony. Thanks for your instructions. There is no right or wrong answer. THE PROS | HOME BUILDERS AND CONSTRUCTION. I’m not ever sure of the stains anymore. Also, I would like my finish to have cool toned undertones, nothing warm or red and I don’t want it to be dark. Usually my guys can install 1000 sf in a day, so installation should have only been a few days. Liz – Excellent. Well first, the stain is a combination of ebony and white wash. We test different levels until we find the right level of gray that our customer prefers – it could be dark gray, light gray or somewhere in the middle. We’ll definitely try dark walnut, but curious if you prefer coffee brown to medium brown for red oak to lessen the red? HOWEVER, I don’t know what you mean by “redwood” floors. Its unique formulation provides a surface that can be topcoated in two hours. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. (I’m just using that as an example to describe the roughness). Zaza – That is odd (and I’m sure frustrating). Nick – thanks so much. Nov 6, 2015 - Dura Seal Stone Grey Stain was discontinued in the early 2000′s. Thanks for your quick response, Debbie! Duraseal has a huge color selection with 37 beautiful color choices currently offered. Please help as I need to stain in a few days. This is great advice! I don’t know your definition of “dark gray.” That being said, you want to reverse your ratios…so it would be 7 parts WHITE to 1 part EBONY. Santos Mahogany, for example, is variated with beautiful rich red tones. It is a bit of an art. Importantly, with oiled floors, you shouldn’t use a regular hardwood cleaner. Avoid these common pitfalls that can impact your floor’s durability! This is the only product we use with gray or white washed floors. Thank you DURA SEAL Penetrating Finish is a semi-transparent stain formulated to seal, color and provide exceptional durability when used on bare wood and masonry surfaces. I would like the boards to have a mix of light and dark boards, but not rustic looking, few knots. But, be sure to use Bona Traffic on top of it. You can find the link on this page to buy on Amazon. Also, gray is a very versatile color to match vs., say for example, red stained hardwoods. Hi, Or is that just asking for trouble? We decided to just go with a “classic” wood color and ditch the gray. I took a test piece and sanded it by hand as best I could to get the finish off. If you use too much, you will ruin your floors. These items cost more than the typical hardwood cleaners, but at least you can make repairs as scratches occur. I prefer not to have too dark, but not sure if the medium brown will hide the red as well. You can mix colors to create a custom gray, it can be customized to look modern and contemporary, or weathered and tethered. Thank you for the reply. Dave – You have to combine the mix in a different can. Rubio Monocoat Fumed- reacts with the Tannic Acid in Hardwood causing the flooring to turn gray. Apply final coat. Is it the white on this site? I’m not sure what you’re asking with the browns. Also, by the way, we have found that on most woods with red (e.g. You’ll have to look at that to make sure. The oils penetrate the wood and attach at a molecular level making the wood stronger while leaving the texture and color unobstructed. Polyurethane, on the other hand, provides a protective layer that rests on top of the wood. This is newer stain color choice by Duraseal and is incredibly popular. Feb 21, 2019 - Explore Beverly's board "Red Oak - Duraseal" on Pinterest. Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. Sand 36 grit DOWNLOAD YOUR FLOOR TIMELINE HERE! Very minimal marketing or even chips, so my guy hadn’t even heard of them. This will affect the color of the stain. In the preliminary stages of picking a color, we have to mix and blend stains to attain the perfect color. Always test stain on a hidden area of the wood to verify desired color. I’m guessing that Bona Aged Pewter is better than those, but it may not be the right shade of gray for you..and you may have red oak on the steps which makes everything trickier. He was said to be done today and we went in and the whole floor turned yellow! If choosing a Rubio or Loba, you must use a clear finish. If you can’t tell from the surface, see if there is a grate or register in the floor that you can lift up and then view the profile of the wood. Its unique formulation provides a surface that can be topcoated in two hours. We want to do a lighter gray floor. Then buff, then 2nd coat Bona Traffic. It was only a matter of time that manufacturers would start producing flooring with the gray color. We have new red oak and will have the existing red oak sanded. Be careful with the wood species. You should only have 1 coat of stain, not 2. After all, refinishing hardwood floors can be rather inconvenient as you need to move all the furniture and often vacate the house. This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website. It should not take that long. I’m finally ready to refinish my floors this weekend. But, if it doesn’t look right, they may need to sand those again. Description. Your email address will not be published. I really wanted a gray floor but due to the nature of the red tone in red oak floor is very hard to achieve the color. I don’t think this will ever come out looking good…unless you go very dark. Can you stain Brazilian cherry grey? We are going to waterpop it. Classic Grey Stain by Minwax was one of my favorite gray stains that I tested. Generally the bleach drowns out the pink tones so it’s more of clean slate (not necessarily beachy). These are shown on white oak. I have learned so much about flooring with all the information on your blog. with ebony + white, you can suit to your own taste. This is my first choice vacuum for hardwood floors, the best steam mop for tile floors and best hardwood floor cleaner. Oh gosh, I didn’t realize the discrepancy in price. I have red oak floors? Test with and without water pop. Thanks again! One last question (I’m sorry), I’m having difficulty finding oil based white wash. You can read my full disclosure at the bottom of the page. We’ve done this a few times…and sometimes, it may take 10 or more mixes. He showed me some samples but i was not crazy. Buff after? Stain Gallery Inspiration Distributor Locator FAQs Resources Our Company Inspiration Fillers Trowelable Wood Filler Wood Patch Wood Putty Stains Quick Coat Penetrating Finish (stain) Fast Dry … I cannot decide. Sorry, I’ve been busy and I have a flood of questions, and just can’t keep up. I mixed ebony and white…and no matter what i do all the samples have a blue tint. Use 7 parts ebony / 1 part white. Wait how long to dry before 2nd coat? And….have you seen the brand new duraseal colors?! Hardwood that has just been installed will not have any old finish that can have an affect on the way the gray stain is taken by the wood. Top to Bottom: Nutmeg, Provincial, Special Walnut, Jacobean. DuraSeal Quick Coat Stain 1qrt Warm Grey 183 DuraSeal Quick Coat Stain 1qrt Warm Grey 183 $16.89 DuraSeal Quick Coat Stain 1qrt Silvered Grey 181 DuraSeal Quick Coat Stain 1qrt Silvered Grey … Have you worked out on dark wood before ? The stain is supposed to penetrate hardwood. Dave – I was going to ask you if that was a new stain as I had never heard of it. Nick – You’re welcome. Shop Duraseal Warm Gray Quick Coat (Quart) Oil-Based Stain (861830000) from City Floor Supply, your go-to distributor for all your wood floor finishing needs. Dry how long before putting the Bona traffic? We have mixed in special walnut, antique brown and dark walnut. Or is it the common household Clorox we’re talking about? I see you live in Florida…where they tend to use a lot of engineered flooring, so I’m hoping you have solid wood, as you may need to sand again if you’re not happy with it. These innovative gray stain blends range from light rustic tones to time-worn grays to deep brown and gray blends. The reason gray floors has grown in overwhelming popularity is because of the amount of option there are. Marte – Thank you so much. Why do Do-It-Yourselfers use Minwax and Flooring Professionals use DuraSeal? Thank you very much for your help I learned a lot and was able to do it myself and came out pretty fantastic. Second, no, I would never use Minwax for this. One has shipping baked into the price, the other charges additional for shipping…but clearly the one you found is nets a lower total price. I think white oak is a good option. We usually use country white (but there are other whites that can work). Also, BTW, the wood should not look like that. The wood had white spots and looked damaged. Again, you should test these stains on your own floors before committing to a color. Any recommendations?? Hi i have a white oak floor and want to stain it gray. They are especially popular in NYC. Thanks for your help. It is not as simple as purchasing another can of the same color. Dec 30, 2018 - Modern gray, greige and brown-gray stain shades for hardwood flooring. There’s a good chance you won’t be happy with the outcome, even if you’re happy with the sample. May 18, 2018 - A collection of photos from a refinish. It has a very flat and matte finish. Those go from lightest to darkest. The picture shows Duraseal … But, I think it’s very risky on Cherry, especially as the cherries (both American and Brazilian) are more oily, so I would expect problems. Terry – No, you don’t. Tara – For darker gray, we generally just do Duraseal ebony + bona white…we just use less white. Thanks so much for everything. How long to dry? Feb 15, 2017 - Duraseal Stain on Red Oak Wood Flooring. A lot of gray and brown, super cool. This rich blend of oil and resin gives hardwood floors a soft, satiny sheen. I always love your informative articles Debbie. The carpet sample is from Tuftex (Marblehead is the style). Claire – You can certainly try it with medium brown. 3. It may be enough to hide the red. Hi Flooring Girl! Instead, create a custom blend of white and ebony. This product is formulated to seal, color and provide exceptional durability when used on bare wood or masonry surfaces. Gray is very difficult to achieve, especially on red oak and even most professionals have difficulty with this. Provincial by Minwax. Also, find out what the “real” issue is. For the gray part, I would use Duraseal Ebony + Bona White (neither Minwax nor Duraseal are good for whites…they are too watery…and their premixed grays are also too watery. It will probably take a while to experiment with this if you haven’t done it before. Hardwood supplies – e.g. This rich blend of oil and resin gives hardwood floors a soft, satiny sheen. Oh gosh, you really need to test it. Eliz – Those were done a couple of years ago and I don’t remember the ratios, but most likely we did 3:1, 5:1, 7:1, 9:1. Modern gray, greige and brown-gray stain shades for hardwood flooring. And, if you don’t like the look, it’s certainly not right. Lisa – Yes, things will smooth out soon. Yes, I noticed that the wood did look drier after the bleach. OK, so I have white oak and want a dark gray stain. But it does have Too bad you’re so far away from Dallas, upstairs floors are next! These cookies will be stored in your browser only with your consent. It needs to be one on site with 1 or 2 and then keep adapting. The stain used was Dura Seal Provincial and Glitsa swedish conversion varnish. It sounds like the contractor didn’t apply stain correctly nor use right poly. Stain should be consistent and applied in strips to avoid any cross-grain color-variant lines. I remember the first phone call we received for gray hardwood. And if standard color options are not what you desire, Duraseal stain can be mixed to create unlimited custom colors. Do not use oil based poly – that makes it darker and more yellow and will look terrible and will look worse over time. Apply first coat of poly. Usually dark walnut works best, but sometimes coffee brown works better pending on the tone. I have not had wood floors before but I’m wondering about the “roughness” is some spots of the floor. Please note that this article may contain affiliate links. I will check them out (hopefully later this week). I’m sorry….one more question. See more ideas about duraseal stain, staining wood, stain. Minwax is the stain choice that most DIY bloggers use. I am installing brand new hardwood flooring and don’t know where to go to buy it. I recommend them as they are good products. When using stain on wood, it’s just as magical as it is tricky. Pls see my other comment. Duraseal Quick Coat Stain – The most trusted hardwood flooring stain option among wood flooring contractors. 6 months to 1 year), it won’t look the same. DuraSeal Quick Coat Penetrating Finish is a semi-transparent stain formulated to seal, color and provide exceptional durability when used on bare wood and masonry surfaces. What do you recommend for wood choice and stain? I think they’re only planning to use water base. We would also like a matte finish instead of glossy. I hope this helps. one with water pop one without. I haven’t researched this yet. Dec 30, 2018 - Modern gray, greige and brown-gray stain shades for hardwood flooring. Any thoughts you have would be greatly appreciated! Jackie – Absolutely. Required fields are marked *, Interior Designer. It is on the lighter side. Formulated to provide unsurpassed durability and simple maintenance. LOL. (Is there any truth to fruitwood? And, it should be duraseal ebony. If we do go with the bleaching of the oak, do we need to be careful not to bleach the walnut? I had never heard of Zar before our renovation. If you’re wanting to preserve the natural wood color (and possibly go even slightly lighter), I recommend using Pickled… Chestnut, Jacobean, Coffee Brown, Special Walnut, Provincial, Early American (no polyurethane coating). Each brand has different colors. Oh hi Matt. I really appreciate it. country white, etc.) If you have a wood that is naturally red (e.g. I’m going to give this a try in a couple of weeks. They are too thinned out and watery and this is why contractors are having so many issues with them. Regarding going natural with Bona Traffic. Its different than the one I sent you. My question is, in talking to various contractors, the color I’m looking for (medium brown with cool tone browns, slight grey, not too dark) they are telling me it would be a mix and since I’ve got so much floor to do (over 2,000 square feet) it will be hard to mix the same mixture for the whole house. Joe – Yes, that would look nice. Do you think this si a good idea. It will probably last an extra 2 to 3 years and hold up better to scratches. White Oak? They will come back tomorrow and put on a 3rd and 4th I believe. The other issue you may be having is the ingredients being used. First, you’ll need to do a bleach to drown out the red. I have not seen True Black on American Cherry, so not sure how it would come out. They are too watery and do not come out well. Start with lighter gray (e.g. Your email address will not be published. How would you go about bleaching the floors? White oak is preferred over red oak for gray stain. see this article on why duraseal over minwax and where to get it: https://theflooringgirl.com/hardwood-flooring/minwax-vs-duraseal-stain-better-hardwood-floors.html. The one I sent: https://www.amazon.com/Dura-Seal-Penetrating-Finish-Quick/dp/B002EDRXW4, On your page: First, I will tell you that red oak floors come out better if you bleach them first. Do you have any suggestions for color mixes to provide us with a natural looking gray? Another question: what do you use to apply the stain and poly? But, I would test 7 to 1, 5 to 1, 3 to 1. Carbon Gray Premium Fast Dry Varathane 1 qt. Your alternative is simply to go deeper in the gray. He is concerned that the formulas are different and I believe that one is oil based but he will try it. You can try Bona gray and see if you like it, and if so go for it. Wait at least 3-4 hrs. What tbar tools or applicator pads are recommended? If you do more, you will close the pores and it will not absorb the stain properly. It was not attractive at all. Re: Cofee brown, yes, this is better than medium brown, especially on red oak (medium brown has turns out rather reddish). How long does it take to sand and refinish hardwood floors? The floors turned out better then i anticipated. Note: if they are different species, they will never match. Some people do both. 4. Is there a special bleach that is used? This rich blend of oil and resin gives hardwood I’m down to do another coat but it seems fine and I hate to have to buy another $130 gallon when I would only need half of it. I realize this may mean darker, but curious your thoughts. We wanted a light neutral brown while trying to avoid any pink, red, yellow, and orange undertones as best as possible. If you are mixing other premade whites (e.g. It costs more than your standard type of refinishing (read below to understand why), but for those looking for the stylish gray look, it’s well worth it. We did a gray mix on around 3000 sf and didn’t have an issue (as well as others that were 1000-2000 sf. DuraSeal Quick Coat Penetrating Finish is a semi-transparent stain formulated to seal, color and provide exceptional durability when used on bare wood and masonry surfaces. I asked my contractor for a sample of bona white and duraseal ebony. The oil based poly will be darker and redder. You may also need to use a conditioner (test it) so it absorbs more evenly. And, the stain is for color and the poly is for protections, so they do 2 separate things. I don’t see the grain through the color hardly at all. Deirdre – Yes, gray is challenging. Thanks! Choosing the right stain for your new hardwood floors can be challenging. If they are oak and just stained dark brown, that is no problem at all and it’s done all the time. If you try this on pine, I’d suggest a deep gray to wash out the yellows (and note: these floors will get more yellow over time as the pine ages). And, you can buy these products on Amazon and have them shipped directly to you. Waterborne Polyurethanes are opaque in color and then it dries clear. Please note that some of this site’s links are affiliate links, and TheFlooringGirl.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. Or Rubio’s fuming method. Once I do my tests and settle on a mixture how do you continue to achieve that same mixture ratio of ebony and white gallon after gallon? I guess most of my questions are in the buffing/screening process. Its unique formulation provides a surface that can be topcoated in two hours. We were thinking of bleaching the floors first which we also thought might lead to a more uniform flooring color. You definitely can use tung oil or Rubio monocoat for gray hardwood floors, but it’s generally not my first choice. LC – Sorry about the delay. Yes. These products are still rather niche, but they are growing in popularity for their natural and unique look, as well as low VOCs and importantly the ability to spot treat scratches and mishaps. What Minwax stains would you mix to achieve this? It costs more than Bona Mega, but it’s worth it as it looks better, lasts longer and amberizes less. https://www.amazon.com/DS-QC-EBONY-131-G/dp/B00ISXFBRS/ref=sr_1_10?ie=UTF8&qid=1516804243&sr=8-10&keywords=duraseal+stain. Subscriber Exclusive Offer Privacy Policy. 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