FAQ General information Where can I buy SAICOS products? What is the difference between colourless and transparent? Why does the same transparent paint look so different on different woods? Can I mix the colours together? How long does the product last? How productive are the paints? How can I dilute a product? How do I clean my tools such as brushes, rollers or paint trays? I have wood with a lot of knots. How can I prevent knots from penetrating? Are SAICOS products compatible with other products? Where does the smell come from when the oils are drying? Should I worry? How can I renovate an old oiled surface? Floors I have a wood floor in the bathroom / kitchen. What should I consider? There are run marks in the floor. How do I treat them? Can I partially renovate my floor? What should I take into account with underfloor heating? When I use the oil primer, what does end treatment with SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil or a paint look like? (Applications) My floor was pre-oiled by the supplier. How do I do a top coat? I have roller marks after applying SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil. What should I do? Is the “Hardener” additive suitable for SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil and paint for do-it-yourself jobs? Is there a rule of thumb for when a SAICOS Premium Hardwax floor can be walked on and when you can put furniture on it? The colour-primed floor got stained after applying SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil. What happened, what should I do? SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil surface is not dry after the specified drying time. What should I do? I have a floor with chamfering and would like to coat it with SAICOS Ecoline Oil Ground Coat. What should I do? The floor looks too dark after the final coat. How do I make it lighter when the coat has already dried? What happens if I have applied too little material when coating my parquet floor? Garden How can I clean WPC? How can I remove green covering without damaging the wood? How do I protect my wood from weather? How can I treat my playhouse? I have mould on my outdoor surface. What can I do? Does white SAICOS House & Garden Colour yellow in light/dark areas, such as in winter gardens or the undersides of roofs? How can I protect the cut edges of my wooden deck from water? Should I paint the cut edges of my wooden terrace before or after coating with SAICOS Special Wood Oil? Care When should I use the SAICOS Professional Care Oil? When should I use the Wash Care Oil? How often should I use SAICOS Wax Care? How can I clean linoleum? How do I properly care for my wooden floor? And which wood coatings are suitable to protect the wood in the long term? Primer & impregnation When should I use SAICOS Ground Oil Extra Thin? Should I also impregnate hardwood? Should I impregnate larch and Douglas fir? The coloured SAICOS Ecoline Oil Ground Coat is too light. How can I make it darker? The coloured primer turned out to be too dark. How can I make it lighter? When should I use wood protection impregnation? Is SAICOS Ecoline Oil Ground Coat a single coat product? Product specific I don’t like the gloss level of SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil. What can I do? What’s the difference between SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil and SAICOS Ecoline Hardwax-Oil? Can I use SAICOS Bel Air Special Wood Coating as a window and door coating? Can I apply SAICOS Bel Air Special Wood Coating to a surface that has been treated with SAICOS House & Garden Colour? Can I apply SAICOS House & Garden Colour to a surface that has been treated with Bel Air? Can I change the gloss level of SAICOS Premium Hardwax-Oil by polishing or a similar process? For more information, please read our current technical data sheets.