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Cuprinol 5 year ducksback Rich cedar Fence & shed Wood treatment, 9L
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Cuprinol 5 year ducksback Rich cedar Fence & shed Wood treatment, 9L

£18
£2 per L

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You can apply this shed & fence treatment from the Cuprinol 5 Year Ducksback range to , using a brush or roller, to colour and provide protection. It takes 2-4 hours to dry and will cover up to 5m² per litre on average.

  • Colours & protects rough sawn wood
  • Suitable for Wood

Features and benefits

This 5 Year Ducksback has an advanced, wax enriched formulation that repels water to protect your timber from the effects of water ingress. Easy to apply and pleasant to use, it offers long lasting protection and great colour.

  • Showerproof in just 1 hour
  • Low odour, making it pleasant to work with
  • Safe to use around plants and pets
  • Non-drip formulation for easy application
  • Showerproof in just 1 hour
  • Control air pollutants by choosing products with lower solvent levels.

Health and safety

Please note that this item has additional safety or regulatory datasheets available. The product may have possible health and safety hazards covered in these documents. Refer to the container for full information and always follow the instructions.

Specifications

BrandCuprinol
Range5 year ducksback
ColourRich cedar
LocationExterior
Volume9000ml
Coverage5m²
Recoat time2-4 hours
Application methodBrush or roller
BaseWater-based
WashableWipeable
Suitable use typeFence & shed
Product code5010368017386

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4.37 / 5(8 reviews)

One of the best paints

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Andyj90 - 1 month ago

If you think it’s a one coat and done think again, to achieve the colour on the tin follow instructions minimum 2-3 coats, I find untreated or older wood can easily take 4/5 coats you know when you’ve done your final coat and that’s when it dries with a slight sheen that’s when you’ve got a good ducks back finish.

Also it’s not like house paint the colour will always be slightly different in the tin.

I still top it up once a year as yes it lasts up to 5 years but I find it just tops it up and keeps it looking fresher

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AndyLJ - 9 months ago

I’ve used this for many years to protect my garden fence and shed. In my opinion is it far superior than the other major competitor products.

As for the colour I’ve always been happy with the end result and matches the colour on the label. So don’t be alarmed if you open the tin and it doesn’t look the same. The colour always changes once it’s absorbed into the wood and dry.

Great product

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sag - 10 months ago

Although more expensive than similar products it is well worth it - goes on well and stays looking good - some of our fencing has had this on for 3 years and still looks like we did it yesterday !

Ducksback is a clever comparison

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Anonymous - 2 years ago

I've only managed one coat so far but it looks good as it is and covered well. It has dulled down a bit which is good as it was a bit bright, especially in the tin but it's a good, rich colour. I am obviously not able to judge it's 5-year claim yet but then I've only put one coat on and they recommend at least 2 on the tin. So far, so good.

Misled by the colour shown on the Tin

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kung - 3 years ago

Bought one for my fence thinking that the colour is more of brownish as shown on the Tin. But it turned out to be orangegy in colour when you opened it. Brought it back to B&Q and they said the colour is about right for rich cedar. They wouldn't do a refund as the tin was already opened and couldn't be resold.

How would you know what colour it would be without opening it and the colour is not the colour shown on the tin ? B&Q advised to contact Cuprinol directly which I did and awaiting their final response (already had a couple of email exchanges with them).

Be careful when you buy any of these as the colour shown on the tin does not reflect the actual colour of the paint.

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