Weathered Wood Accelerator -

Weathered Wood Accelerator



Varathane® Weathered Wood Accelerator creates a weathered look on bare or untreated wood.  It replicates the aging process that happens in nature by reacting with the wood to create a unique one-of-a-kind aged gray look.  No need to find an old barn or old wood to get a reclaimed look.

  • One-of-a-kind aged gray look
  • Reacts with the wood and imitates what happens in nature
  • Works on all types of bare or untreated wood
  • Final look will vary based on wood type
  • Low odor
  • Water-based for easy clean-up

How to use

  • Remove any existing finishes with sandpaper or liquid stripper.
  • Stir or shake material thoroughly before and occasionally during use
  • Allow Weathered Wood Accelerator to sit on the wood for 30 minutes to 1 hour for the final effect.
  • A topcoat should be applied for the best protection. Wait 2 hours for Aged Wood Accelerator to dry.


Resin Type

Ferrous Sulfate Heptahydrate

can size / weight



(15m 2 /l)

depending on wood type and porosity

Color test

Weathered Wood

Dry Time for handle

1 hour

Recommended coats

1-2 coats

fully dry Time

4 hours

clean up

Soap and Water

Shelf Life

3 years

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