Light Wood is the most versatile of all wood shades.
Gives the greatest depth/contrast of all the colors especially dark stains
Works well with any color stain except dark cherry
Makes a great base coat when using the graining tool
Dark Stains come out as light or dark as you want depending on how long you let it absorb (Follow wood stain directions to see the range of time for absorption.)
Works over paint!
Retique It allows you to apply a layer of unfinished wood on virtually any surface. Then you can stain it any color stain.
Retique It gives a genuine wood finish. Your finish will look like wood and feel like wood because it IS wood!
Water based, Ultra low VOC, virtually no order. Can be applied inside. Easy clean up with soap and water.
Transform furniture, cabinets, floors, window frames, drywall, mantles, doors, painted surfaces to have a beautiful wood finish.
Paint on a coat of liquid wood
Paint on a layer of wood. No sanding and no striping. Retique It will work on virtually any hard surface, and even right over painted surfaces. As long as you remove any grease or wax and wipe down the surface, Retique it will go on flawlessly giving you a new unfinished wood surface ready for staining!
Works with any color stain
Allow Retique It to dry for 2 hours, then you can stain the surface with virtually any brand and color stain. Paint your stain on thick and pull the lines through or wipe it on with a staining pad to show more of a rustic wood finish. You are the artist and this is your canvas!
Seal, protect and give it shine
Apply the top coat of your choice or use our Retique It Polyacrylic to protect your piece and give it the level of sheen you desire. Retique It works beautifully with a satin, semi-gloss or high gloss polyurethane or Polycrylic finish. You are in the drivers seat. This piece can be whatever you want!
Enjoy your new work of art
A Graining Tool Takes it to a Whole New Level
Retique It® is a patent pending, revolutionary new product which makes virtually any hard surface stainable without having to strip off the old finish. The surface will become like bare wood because Retique It contains real wood. When you apply Retique It to a surface you are actually applying a thin layer of wood which can be finished using any color stain.
Retique It® is water-based, biodegradable, and has virtually no VOC’s, with no offensive smell and less damage to our environment.
Retique It® can be applied using an inexpensive paint brush or paint sprayer by professionals and DIYer’s alike. Cleanup is as simple as using soap and water.
Retique It® allows you to skip the time-consuming step of stripping the old finish. The adhesion and absorption properties are excellent, which allows your stain to absorb like it would on an unfinished wood surface. After applying Retique It, you can use any manufacturer’s stain, paint or sealant to create the look and finish you want.
Painted Surfaces, etc...
Directions: 1. Clean surface and allow to completely dry.
2. Apply Retique It with a paint brush or paint sprayer using long even strokes. Allow up to 2 hours to dry. Use soap and water to clean up drips and spills.
3. Apply stain or paint to obtain the desired finish.
4. Apply a top coat, such as polyurethane to protect the finish.
NOTE: Fill in any holes, divots or deep scratches with non-silicone filler before applying Retique It, if your project needs it.