Instructions for Care

Boatwood Furniture Line:

Recommended care instructions for outdoor use:

  • First, remove the water based varnish with soap and water only.
  • Apply outdoor water-proofing sealant using the directions provided by the manufacturer.
  • Apply to entire product including the underside and feet.
  • Reapply sealant according to manufacturer’s instruction.
  • This simple maintenance routine will help to prolong the life and beauty of these products.
  • If you should choose not to seal, the product will naturally turn to a silver gray color.

We recommend CrystaLac's CrabCoat Marine Varnish.

CrabCoat is a Five Star Exterior Marine Finish. No other finish will compare with CrabCoat for Ease of Application; or for Sun, Water and Mildew Resistance. Low V.O.C. and EPA compliant. CrabCoat has no harsh odors, is Non-Flammable and Non-Toxic, making it safe for use above and below decks.