Dimensional Wood Deck

Application Instructions


Pressure wash to ensure a clean surface and allow to dry. Sand down to bare wood and any rough spots smooth. Fill any checks, divots, or imperfections. Always run a test patch first in an inconspicuous area, to ensure that proper adhesion and drying occurs and the product works to your satisfaction. Careful and complete preparation will ensure the best results.


Brush – Use a nylon/polyester brush.

Roller – Use a 3/8″- 3/4″ nap synthetic cover.

Paint Roller Pan



Step 1: Apply 1 coat of Ames® Super Primer™ 1 gallon per 200 sq. ft. and allow to dry.

Step 2: Apply 2 coats of Ames® Safe-T-Deck® (each coat at a rate of 1 gallon per 100 sq. ft.). Let dry completely and enjoy!


Estimated Coverage:

Standard product coverage of Ames® Super Primer™ on a smooth surface is approximately 200 square feet per gallon per coat. Ames® Safe-T-Deck®, applies at the rate of 1 gallon per 100 square feet.  A minimum of two coats is recommended.

Weather & Drying Guidelines:

Ames® Safe-T-Deck™  is best applied between 50° to 90° F (10° to 32° C) on warm dry surfaces. Apply when the streets are dry, the sun is in the sky and no inclement weather is forecast. Starts to dry in 2-8 hours, minimum of 24 hours between coats if possible for best results, depending on thickness of application and weather; cures in 24 hours. Low temperatures, high humidity and evening and morning dew will require increased drying/curing time

Clean-up, Storage, and Disposal:

Clean tools and small spills with water. Store unused product in its original container, tightly sealed and protected from freezing. Dispose of this product in accordance with local, state, or federal requirements.

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