Sealing Wood Plank Walls


  #1  
Old 08-18-05, 05:17 PM
Jaylay
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
Question Sealing Wood Plank Walls

would like to know if anyone can help me in finding a indoor would sealer for wood plank walls that is clear and oderless. The family has allergies and the smell of the wood is effecting them. Please Help.
 
  #2  
Old 08-18-05, 08:35 PM
XSleeper's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 27,318
Received 1,979 Upvotes on 1,774 Posts
The smell of the wood? wow. You might try a Latex Polyurethane Sanding Sealer followed by a light sanding and Latex Polyurethane. Since it is water based, it will have less of that solvent smell you commonly get with finishes. I can't guarantee it will be odorless, but I think it's your best bet.
 
  #3  
Old 08-19-05, 09:26 AM
M
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA - N.E.Tn
Posts: 45,816
Received 875 Upvotes on 766 Posts
My wife is also plagued with allergies. As Xsleeper said latex polyurathane has less of an odor than any oil base does. It does have some odor but it won't linger as long as oil base poly. If possible use plenty of ventilation and it might not hurt for those most bothered by smells go out for the day.
 
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: