When the optimum Drying time is not sufficient due to various factors, it results in defects.
|Humidity Factor / Humid Weather||Use heat and wait for the humidity to settle down.|
|Cold weather||Ensure that the drying area is at room temperature.|
|Oily and unclean wood||
• Clean wood using solvent wipes.
• Use barrier coat for oily wood as an alternative.
|Prolonging of drying due to oil stains||Use non-oil based stains|
|No air movement||Ensure proper ventilation.|
|Trying to Fill Open Grain wood with heavy coat of sealer actually traps the solvent in the pores.||Use filler or high solids sealers like polyester or polyurethane to fill pores.|