Add to GuideAsk a Question

Removing Water Stains from Barnwood Paneling

Category Miscellaneous
Barn board paneling will give your home a naturally rustic look. But, water stains may not be quite the weathered appearance you're looking for. This guide is about removing water stains from barn board paneling.
Ad

Questions

Ask a QuestionHere are the questions asked by community members. Read on to see the answers provided by the ThriftyFun community or ask a new question.

June 9, 2011

Does anyone know of an inexpensive way to remove water stains from barnboard paneling? I have gone on Google and tried the mineral oil method, but the wood doesn't seem to be drying.

By AvaElizabeth from London, Ontario

Answers

Anonymous
June 10, 20110 found this helpful

The mineral oil has coated and seeped into the wood and the oil itself stains and it's not drying because oil is a lubricant. You could try sanding the wood to possibly even out the coloring and if you can even it out enough with the sanding to please you I suggest using a wood protectant like is used on wood decks in the future to keep the water marks from reoccurring. My personal opinion is that the beauty of barn board is in it's natural weather aging and, believe it or not, there are people out there who pay oodles of money for weather aged barn boards.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Answer this Question...
Related Content
Categories
Home and Garden Repair Home MiscellaneousSeptember 10, 2013
Guides
More
🎂
Birthday Ideas!
🎃
Halloween Ideas!
🌻
Gardening
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Instagram
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2018 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by ThriftyFun.

Generated 2018/09/20 01:38:03 in 1 secs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!