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BEHR PREMIUM DECKOVER®

BEHR PREMIUM DECKOVER®

Bring new life to old wood and concrete surfaces with BEHR PREMIUM DECKOVER®. This 100% acrylic formula conceals splinters and cracks up to ¼ “, and creates a smooth, slip-resistant finish that also resists cracking and peeling. It is available in 54 solid custom colors, and is also great for decks, railings, patios, composite decks, pool decks and walkways.

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Replace rotting or unstable boards and remove loose splinters before using. Deep nail holes or cracks may require additional coating.

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Available In

  • Deep Base No. 5000 - MSDS

WHERE TO USE

Recommended for properly prepared exterior weathered or cracked horizontal and vertical wood and composite surfaces such as Decks, Railings, Porches and Boat Docks. Also great for concrete surfaces such as Pool Decks, Patios and Sidewalks.

PREPARATION†

(Proper surface preparation is required.)

  • All surfaces must be clean, sound, dry and free of any dirt, oil, and grease before application.
  • Wood Surfaces: Replace rotting or unstable boards and remove loose splinters. Remove mildew stains, dirt, oil and grease with a product such as BEHR PREMIUM® NO. 63 All-In-One Wood Cleaner prior to application.
  • Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM NO. 64 Wood Stain & Finish Stripper (must be followed by NO. 63) to remove all loose wood fibers, peeling paint/stain or deteriorated coatings prior to application of DeckOver.
  • On new wood, use NO. 63 to remove mill glaze and open the pores of the wood. Rinse thoroughly and allow to dry before coating.
  • Concrete Surfaces: Avoid areas that are structurally weak or subject to hydrostatic pressure above 8 psi. Allow new surfaces to cure for 30 days.
  • Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM NO. 992 Concrete & Masonry Paint Stripper to strip peeling coating.
  • Use a product such as BEHR PREMIUM NO. 991 Concrete & Masonry Cleaner & Etcher to clean and etch uncoated concrete or NO. 990 Concrete & Masonry Degreaser & Cleaner on sound coated surfaces prior to coating.

APPLICATION

  • Use product when air and surface temperatures are between 50-90˚ F (10-32˚ C).
  • During application, avoid exposure of container to direct sunlight. Do not use if rain is expected within 24 hours.
  • Intermix multiple containers to ensure color uniformity.
  • Stir product occasionally throughout application. DO NOT THIN PRODUCT.
  • For nail holes and cracks up to 1/4”, completely fill in with DeckOver coating using a nylon/polyester brush and allow to dry prior to rolling.Deep nail holes and cracks may require additional filling.
  • For edges, corners and in between wood boards, apply using a nylon/polyester brush.Use pressure while rolling and apply a generous, even coat using a 1/4-1/2” nap roller.For a smoother texture, use a shorter nap roller (i.e. 1/4”).
  • For vertical surfaces such as railings, use a nylon/polyester brush or roller and apply two thin coats at a spread rate of 400 sq. ft. per gallon.
  • Airless spray is recommended for experienced applicators only; use a .021” - .025” tip, remove gun filter.
  • When spraying vertical surfaces, apply a very thin coat (one pass only) and do not back brush/roll.
  • When spraying horizontal surfaces, follow the standard spread rate of 50 sq. ft. per gallon.
  • For optimum performance, film uniformity, leveling and to cover cracks, a second coat MUST be applied.
  • Maintain a wet edge when applying.
  • DRY TIME

  • 4-6 hours before recoat. Dries to touch in 4 hours. Wait 24-48 hours before light foot traffic. 72 hours to full cure. Additional dry time may be needed in cooler temperatures and higher humidity. Premature heavy traffic will cause coating failure.
  • DISPOSAL

  • For disposal of empty containers and unused product contact your household refuse collection service.
  • †WARNING!

    If you scrape, sand or remove old paint, you may release lead dust. LEAD IS TOXIC. EXPOSURE TO LEAD DUST CAN CAUSE SERIOUS ILLNESS, SUCH AS BRAIN DAMAGE, ESPECIALLY IN CHILDREN. PREGNANT WOMEN SHOULD ALSO AVOID EXPOSURE. Wear a NIOSH-approved respirator to control lead exposure. Clean up carefully with a HEPA vacuum and a wet mop. Before you start, find out how to protect yourself and your family by contacting the National Lead Information Hotline at 1-800-424-LEAD or log on to www.epa.gov/lead.

    WARNING! Sanding or scraping pressure treated lumber may be hazardous; wear appropriate protection.

    BEHR® Clear Surface Conditioner, Primer & Sealer No. K77 is formulated for use on properly prepared interior and exterior above grade masonry, stucco, CMU's, poured and pre-cast concrete providing alkali resistance up to 13 pH. Look for product details and safety information on BehrPro.com.