717-768-3239

4054 East Newport Rd.
Kinzers, PA 17535

717-733-4388

711 East Main St.
Ephrata, PA 17522

Stains

Wood stain is designed to add color to the substrate of wood and other materials while leaving the underlying material mostly visible. It is intended to protect the wood and also to maintain the appearance of your addition.

Look to our fast, friendly and courteous staff at Fisher Paints to answer your questions about wood stains. We can help you choose the best stain for your project, at a great price.

Fisher Paints carries Zar, Flood, Cabot, PPG ProLuxe, Benjamin Moore Arborcoat, Minwax and more for any project from deck staining, siding staining, to interior floor and trim staining.

Use these links to quickly locate the products you are interested in:

Exterior Stains

Arborcoat Protective Clear Coat Exterior Stain

Arborcoat
Protective Clear Coat

A 100% acrylic finish coat for Benjamin Moore Arborcoat waterborne exterior stain systems.

  • An annual refresher coat to revive that newly stained look
  • Formulated to protect & to beautify wooden decking & furniture
  • Mildew resistant
  • Water repellent
  • Scuff resistant
  • Dual UV protection for deck systems
Arborcoat Translucent Exterior Stain

Arborcoat
Translucent

An alkyd/acrylic/urethane translucent deck & siding stain providing protection & color without obscuring grain or texture of the wood.

  • Penetrates, protects & beautifies wooden decking & furniture
  • Mildew resistant
  • Superior UV protection
  • Resists blistering, peeling, stains & scuffs
  • Water-repellent
  • May be applied to both soft & hardwoods
Arborcoat Semi Solid Exterior Stain

Arborcoat
Semi Solid

An acrylic, semi-solid deck & siding stain providing protection & color while still allowing texture & some of the wood grain to show through.

  • Penetrates, protects & beautifies wooden decking & furniture
  • Superior UV protection
  • Resists blistering, peeling, stains, and scuffs
  • Mildew resistant
  • Water-repellant
  • Ideal for softwoods like cedar and pine
Arborcoat Semi Transparent Exterior Stain

Arborcoat
Semi Transparent

An alkyd/acrylic/urethane semi-transparent deck & siding stain providing protection & color while allowing grain pattern & texture to show through.

  • Suitable for use on all types of wooden decking, siding & furniture
  • Superior UV protection
  • Resists blistering, peeling, stains & scuffs
  • Mildew resistant
  • Water repellent
  • Ideal for softwoods like cedar & pine
Arborcoat Solid Exterior Stain

Arborcoat
Solid

An acrylic solid deck & siding stain that enhances & protects while still allowing the texture of the wood to show through.

  • Suitable for use on all types of wood & composite decking & siding
  • Superior UV protection
  • Resists blistering, peeling, stains, and scuffs
  • Mildew resistant
  • Excellent touch up and re-coat properties
  • Self-priming in most situations
  • Available in thousands of colors
Ready Seal Stain and Sealer for Wood

Ready Seal
Stain & Sealer for Wood

An oil-based, semitransparent, exterior stain and sealer in one that penetrates deeply to protect & preserve wood from the elements.

  • No primer required
  • May be sprayed, rolled or brushed onto wood
  • Requires no diluting or thinning prior to spray applications
  • Never leaves runs, laps or streaks
  • Requires no wet-line application
  • Can apply at any temperature
PPG ProLuxe Rubbol Solid Wood Finish

Proluxe
Rubbol Solid Wood Finish

A highly-protective opaque finish with a low-luster sheen that hides wood grain but accentuates texture.

  • For all types of exterior wood, except exotic hardwood
  • Provides a more dirt- & mildew-resistant finish than standard flat-finish stains
  • Ideal for all vertical & especially for high-traffic horizontal surfaces
  • Water-repellent
  • Exceptional UV resistance to slow color fade
  • Self-priming on most bare or previously coated surfaces
  • Water-based. Soap & water cleanup
  • Low luster sheen
PPG ProLuxe Cetol SRD Wood Finish

ProLuxe
Cetol SRD Wood Finish

A one-coat, transparent exterior wood finish for siding, railings, decks & other exterior wood.

  • High-solids alkyd-oil formula
  • One-coat application
  • High-transparency pigments amplify color, clarity, substrate protection
  • Excellent penetration for long-lasting protection and longer-lasting color
  • Powerful UV absorbers protect color & wood substrate
  • Water-repellent
  • Mildew-resistant
  • Matte sheen
PPG ProLuxe Cetol Log & Siding Wood Finish

ProLuxe
Cetol Log & Siding Wood Finish

A high-performance transparent satin finish that showcases the natural beauty of logs & wood siding.

    High-solids alkyd-oil formula

  • 2-coat application
  • High-transparency pigments amplify color, clarity, substrate protection
  • Powerful UV absorbers protect color & wood substrate
  • Flexible resin technology resists cracking & peeling
  • Water-repellent
  • Mildew-resistant finish
  • Available in 7 natural wood hues.
Flood Solid Color Acrylic Stain

Flood
Pro Series Solid Color Acrylic

an advanced, 100% acrylic stain & sealant in one that protects wood from moisture & sun damage while adding rich, opaque color.

  • Excellent adhesion & durability
  • Resists cracking & peeling
  • Rain resistant finish within 12 hours
  • Application down to 35°F and up to 120°F
  • Water repellent
  • Protects against fading & UV damage
  • Mildew-resistant finish
  • Self-priming in two coats
  • Tintable to over 120 colors
Flood Semi-Transparent Acrylic/Oil Stain

Flood
Semi-Transparent Acrylic/Oil

An advanced stain & sealant in one that protects wood from moisture & sun damage with rich color that enhances wood grain

  • Delivers durabilty of acrylic & richness of penetrating alkyd
  • High coverage rate in one or two coats
  • Application down to 35ºF
  • Excellent adhesion & long-lasting finish
  • Mildew-resistant finish
  • Water repellent
  • Available in 40 nature-inspired colors
  • Easy soap and water cleanup
CWF UV.5 Penetrating Wood Finish

Flood
CWF UV.5 Penetrating Wood

a higher-performing CWF-UV® finish that offers more protection from sun and water damage.

  • Durability of acrylic & richness of penetrating alkyd
  • Fortified with Penetrol® additive to drive protection below the surface
  • Tinted with transparent iron-oxide pigments for more protection
  • Water repellent
  • Mildew-resistant finish
  • Easy soap and water clean-up
Zar Semi-Transparent Exterior Deck & Siding Stain

Zar
Semi-Transparent Deck & Siding

Deck & siding stain for treating wood that has been previously stained in a similar color with a semi-transparent deck or siding stain.

  • Accents wood’s natural beauty and texture
  • Protects against UV rays and extreme weather conditions
  • Resists mold, mildew and extreme weather
  • One-coat application
  • Tintable to 30 semi-transparent colors
Zar Clear Wood Sealer & Natural Toner Base

Zar
Clear Wood Sealer

Ideal for decks, rails, posts, fencing, gazebos, sheds, wooden shingles, shakes, and log cabins, as well as other exterior, unstained or unpainted wood surfaces.

  • Accents wood’s natural beauty and texture
  • Protects against UV rays and extreme weather conditions
  • Green Wise® Certified
  • Clear wood sealer restores natural color to new and old wood
  • Tintable to 5 colors
  • Finish: Tint Base
Zar Solid Exterior Deck & Siding Stain

Zar
Solid Deck & Siding

A unique formula that’s oil-based for durability but cleans up quickly & easily with soap and water.

  • Self-priming
  • Formulated with dual resin technology
  • Delivers gorgeous opaque color
  • Beautifully accents surface textures
  • long-lasting & shields against weather & salt air.
  • Tintable to 30 colors
Cabot Solid Color Acrylic Siding Stain

Cabot
Solid Color Acrylic Siding

A heavily pigmented, exceptionally thick wood siding stain with greater opacity than conventional solid color stains. Ideal for siding, shingles, trim.

  • 100% acrylic
  • Self priming; fade-resistance
  • Covers previously painted or stained surfaces in just one coat
  • Use on a wide variety of surfaces
  • Water repellent
  • Can been used in colder temperatures
Cabot Wood Toned Deck & Siding Stain

Cabot
Wood Toned Deck & Siding

A specially formulated stain with a unique blend of resin & oil to provide a superior, natural appearance for bare wood.

  • Translucent oil finish
  • Water repellent & mildew resistant
  • One coat coverage
  • Ideal for decks, siding, fences & trim
  • Wood penetrating protection against sun & weather
  • 5 colors
  • Not intended for interior surfaces
Cabot Semi-Solid Acrylic Stain

Cabot
Semi-Solid Acrylic Siding

A richly pigmented, semi-solid, 100% acrylic resin-based stain with greater hiding power & color than semi-transparent stains.

  • Use on new or reconditioned wood siding, shingles, fences, roofs, etc.
  • Not for use on decks
  • Water repellent
  • Exceptional UV protection
  • Formulated to weather slowly over time
  • Resists cracking, peeling, blistering
  • 1 -2 hour drying time
Cabpt Semi-Transparent Acrylic Stain

Cabot
Semi-Transparent Acrylic

Deeply penetrating, oil-based protection, lightly pigmented to enhance wood’s grain, texture & natural color variations.

  • Use on new or reconditioned wood siding, shingles, fences, roofs, etc.
  • Not for use on decks
  • Deep penetrating oil
  • Superior UV protection
  • Water repellent
  • Mildew resistant
  • Soap & water cleanup
Cabot Semi-Solid Deck & Siding Stain

Cabot
Semi-Solid Deck & Siding

A durable, semi-opaque stain that masks woodgrain but allows texture to show through. It’s made to be walked on.

  • Uniquely formulated for superior durability
  • Oil-based & water repellent
  • Best recommendation for decks
  • Ideal for use on decks, siding, fencing
  • Superior UV protection
  • Scuff & fade resistant
  • One coat application
  • Not intended for interior surfaces
Cabot Solid Color Oil Decking Stain

Cabot
Solid Color Oil Deck

A tough alkyd resin formula delivering maximum color & UV protection in a completely opaque finish that withstands foot traffic & wear.

  • Use on exterior wood decks, railings, outdoor furniture.
  • Longest-lasting, full-coverage protection against weathering & foot traffic
  • Provides full color & coverage
  • Maximum woodgrain coverage
  • Works best for worn, weathered, or previously coated wood
  • Dries to a uniform, opaque finish
  • Low-VOC formula
Cabot Australian Timber Oil

Cabot
Australian Timber Oil

A unique blend of oils originally formulated to protect dense tallowwood, cambara & merbau from the extreme Australian exposures.

  • For decks, siding, railings & outdoor furniture
  • Penetrates deep into dense hardwoods to accentuate natural wood depth
  • Delivers 3-way oil protection for maximum durability & water repellency
  • Iron-oxide pigments ensure lasting UV protection
  • Not for interior surfaces

Interior Stains

Minwax Penetrating Stain

Minwax
Oil-based & Water-based Stains

Minwax stains are an American icon that will add color and beauty to your wood – in oil or water-based. With Minwax, there’s a color to suit every style! Available in wood or gel stains.

Zinsser Bull's Eye SealCoat Universal Sanding Sealer

Zinsser
Bull's Eye SealCoat Sanding Sealer

A high-building solution that seals wood to create a surface that can be easily sanded. Contributes to an ultra-smooth final finish.

  • Compatible with all clear wood finishes
  • Great for sealing all interior wood, including floors
  • Dries lightning fast
  • Does not darken or yellow with age
  • Easy clean up with alcohol or ammonia and water
  • Gives extra beauty & warmth to water-base polyurethanes
  • Can be used as a pre-stain conditioner for pine and softwoods
  • Can be used as a bond coat under new finishes: adheres to any existing finish
Zar Oil-Based Interior Wood Stain

Zar
Oil-Based Interior Wood Stain

Wipes on as easily as furniture polish to stain & seal at the same time, delivering uniform color tone without streaks

  • Sizes: Quart, half pint
  • Compatible with all clear wood finishes
  • No stripping needed
  • Can be used on previously painted or varnished surfaces
  • Dry time: 3 hours
  • Achieves a beautiful wood grain effect
  • Can be used on non-porous, non-wood surfaces for a decorative faux finish & color toning

Protective Clear Coats

PPG Defthane Polyurethane

PPG
Defthane Polyurethane

An oil modified urethane delivering professional results on a wide variety of wood surfaces.

  • Interior / exterior use
  • Protects from water, sun & wind damage
  • excellent UV protection to prevent fading & discoloration
  • Ideal for stained or bare wood surfaces
  • Use on wood doors, interior floors, furniture, trim, etc.
  • Resists abrasion & household chemicals
  • Long-term durability
  • Sheens: Gloss, Satin, Semi-Gloss
Lenmar 350-VOC Polyurethane

Lenmar
Polyurethane

A 350-VOC oil-modified polyurethane for the professional hardwood floor refinisher.

  • Interior use
  • Excellent flow for a smooth final appearance
  • High Solids for increased durability
  • Resists household chemicals, marring and scuffing
  • Sheens: Gloss, Semi-Gloss, Satin
Aqua Zar Water-Based Polyurethane

Aqua Zar
Water-Based Polyurethane

A non-yellowing, environmentally safe, clear wood finish formulated to protect & beautify cabinets, furniture, shiplap paneling, woodwork, floors.

  • Interior use
  • A durable floor finish
  • Fast-drying, low-odor formula
  • Resists most household chemicals & abrasions
  • Non-yellowing, dries crystal clear
  • Horizontal or vertical surfaces
  • Perfect for light-colored stains
  • Sheens: Clear Semi-Gloss, Clear Satin, Clear Antique Flat
Zar Classic Polyurethane

Zar
Classic Oil-Based Polyurethane

A high solids, oil-based, durable coating that delivers beautiful results in commercial and residential applications.

  • Interior use
  • No sanding sealer required
  • Self-leveling formula
  • Long lasting, smooth finish
  • Resists marring, scuff marks, alcohol & household chemicals
  • Dries in 2 hours
  • Specially formulated to protect and beautify floors, furniture & woodwork
  • Sheens: Gloss, Semi-Gloss, Satin
Zar Interior Ultra Max Polyurethane

Zar
ULTRA Max Polyurethane

An exotic, hardwood-approved polyurethane ideal for use on Teak, Brazilian Walnut, & other similar wood species.

  • Interior use
  • Natural ambering enhances wood tones
  • Superior hardness & abrasion resistance
  • Self-leveling for smooth finishes
  • Outstanding wear & durability
  • Able to recoat in 2 hours
  • Low-odor formula
  • Soap & water cleanup
  • Sheens: Semi-Gloss, Gloss, Satin, Antique Flat
Zar Exterior Water-Based Polyurethane

Zar
Water-Based Polyurethane

A water-based polyurethane delivering superior performance on surfaces exposed to direct sunlight & the harsh extremes of weather.

  • Exterior use
  • Ideal clear protective coating for siding, patio furniture, steel & fiberglass entry doors.
  • Light amber finish
  • Full-bodied formula
  • Contains UV radiation absorbers & antioxidants
  • Recoat in 2 -3 hours
  • Soap & water cleanup
  • Sheens: Semi-Gloss, Gloss, Satin
McCloskey Man O'War Marine Spar Varnish

McCloskey
Man O'War Marine Spar Varnish

A tung oil-based, marine-grade varnish that provides excellent protection from weathering & the elements

  • Exterior use
  • Ideal for boats, outdoor furniture, exterior doors, wooden shutters, windowsills & frames
  • Use on bare, stained or previously varnished wood
  • Excellent adhesion to oily woods, e.g., teak & mahogany
  • Maximum UV protection
  • Water & ocean salt spray-resistant.
  • Resists cracking & peeling
  • Sheens: Gloss, Semi-Gloss, Satin

Our Locations

kinzers, pa
4054 East Newport Rd.
Kinzers, PA 17535
717-768-3239

ephrata, pa
711 East Main St.
Ephrata, PA 17522
717-733-4388

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