Citri Fresh Deck Stripper is a premium quality exterior wood stripper for all types of traditional stains and pigmented finishes. It is a powdered concentrate that is mixed with water. In just 15 minutes, Citri Fresh Deck Stripper will quickly cut through and remove old, weathered coatings, including solid or semi-transparent stains, tinted water repellents or other toner-type, transparent finishes. Oil-base, water-base, and even tough-to-remove latex stains are easily removed in one application with the help of Citri Fresh Deck Stripper. Once stripped, follow up with Citri Fresh Deck Brightener to neutralize and restore the wood to its bright, clean, natural look.
FOR EXTERIOR USE ONLY.
WOOD TYPES: Use on all wood types, including pressure treated lumber, Cedar, Redwood, exotic hardwoods (Mahogany, Ipé, Teak, etc.), and North American hardwoods.
PROJECTS: Use Citri Fresh Deck Stripper to strip and restore outdoor wood decks, fences, siding, shakes and shingles, boat docks & boardwalks, outdoor furniture & décor, gazebos & arbors, play sets and more.
CAUTION: BARE WOOD OR COATED SURFACES CAN BECOME SLIPPERY WHEN WET. Use caution when walking on wet surfaces.
During preparation and application, wear rubber or plastic coated gloves and safety goggles. If applying with a sprayer, wear a NIOSH-approved full-face respirator with an organic vapor cartridge and N-95 pre-filter. Care should be taken to cover any exposed aluminum surfaces to prevent discoloration, as this product is corrosive to metal. DO NOT MIX WITH ANY OTHER PRODUCTS, especially those containing chlorine or bleach (sodium hypochlorite). Rinse grass and plants with water after exposure.
DANGER: MAY BE FATAL IF SWALLOWED. CAUSES SEVERE BURNS. CONTAINS SODIUM HYDROXIDE. May be harmful if swallowed. Causes eye and skin irritation. Prevent contact with eyes and skin. During preparation and application, wear rubber or PVC gloves and safety goggles. Wash thoroughly after handling. May cause respiratory and throat irritation. Do not breathe spray mist. If applying with a sprayer, wear a properly fitted, NIOSH approved respirator. Use only with adequate ventilation. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Use 8 ounces of Citri Fresh Deck Stripper powdered concentrate with each gallon of water.
STEP 1: MIX: Mix with water and stir thoroughly until powder is mostly dissolved. Powder dissolves faster in warm water.
STEP 2: APPLY: Horizontal Surfaces: Apply Citri Fresh Deck Stripper solution with sprayer, brush, or mop, working on small areas, (20-30 sq. ft.) at a time.
Vertical Surfaces: .Apply with a sprayer working on small areas at a time. Begin at the bottom and work to the top.
STEP 3: BRUSH: Horizontal Surfaces: Let solution stand approximately 15-20 minutes, keeping area wet with additional Citrifresh Deck Stripper solution. Thoroughly scrub with a stiff, short bristle broom or brush.
Vertical Surfaces: Let solution stand approximately 15-20 minutes, keeping surfaces wet with additional solution. Thoroughly scrub with a stiff, short bristle broom or brush working from bottom to top. Citri Fresh Deck Stripper will open wood pores for easy cleaning.
STEP 4: RINSE: Rinse thoroughly with water from hose or pressure washer using lowest pressure that cleans without damaging the wood. Repeat steps 2-4 on next small area. Rinse cleaned area of vertical surfaces to avoid streaking as work progresses. Allow wood surfaces to thoroughly dry before applying finishes. Coverage: One gallon of Citri Fresh Deck Stripper cleans and restores 100-200 square ft. depending on wood porosity.
STEP 5: NEUTRALIZE: While still wet after cleaning the entire project, neutralize wood by using Citri Fresh Deck Brightener. This is an essential step before staining.
Contains sodium Hydroxide. Do not mix with chlorine bleach or other chemicals. Store in original container only. Sweep up spills and flush down drain. Contact with combustible organic materials may cause fire. Accumulation of product on ladders, scaffolding, decks, etc., may result in a slippery surface. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes and prolonged contact with skin.
First Aid: In case of eye contact, flush with water for 15 minutes and get prompt medical attention. If swallowed, give milk or water. Do not induce vomiting. Call a physician immediately.
Citri Fresh Corp. warrants this product to be free from defects for six months from date of purchase. Any claim must be made in writing, accompanied by proof of purchase. We will only be obligated to replace the product or refund the purchase price. There is no other express warranty. Citri Fresh Corp. shall not be liable for incidental or consequential damages resulting from any breach of this warranty and fitness for use. Some states do not allow the exclusion of incidental or consequential damages, so the above warranty may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights. You may also have other rights, which vary, from state to state.
Citri Fresh Deck Stripper is available in1.00lb, 2.50 lb., and 10 lb. recyclable plastic containers.
- 1-lb. container makes 2-gallons
- 2.5-lb. container makes 5-gallons
- 10-lb. container makes 20-gallons
TRANSPORT AND STORAGE
Citri Fresh Deck Stripper is not considered hazardous under Department of Transportation regulations. Store in cool, dry area. Keep from freezing.