Uulki 100% Pure Tung Oil is natural and non-toxic
Uulki 100% Pure Tung Oil is a natural, non-toxic wood care finish. In it’s pure form, it contains no dryers, additives or solvents and is completely safe and healthy to work with. Tung oil wood finish is also known as China Wood Oil, since it’s pressed from the seed of the Chinese Tung Nut Tree. Tung oil is characterized by a distinct nutty small. The smell wears off around a few weeks after applying tung oil. Whether it’s furniture in your house or a gate or other wooden objects in your garden, the smell will soon disappear.
Tung oil wood finish leaves a water resistant, hard wearing, long lasting barrier
Uulki 100% Pure Tung Oil becomes hard upon exposure to air and leaves a hard coat with elastic properties. As a result, the tung oil coat will expand and contract with age and changing temperature. This type of coat is the best hard wearing protection possible for wooden furniture and other wooden surfaces, both in your house and garden. Moreover, the matt transparent finish of China Wood Oil is water resistant and has a slight golden tint.
Use Uulki Tung Oil for or all types of interior and exterior wood
* Use tung oil wood finish for all types of wooden surfaces and furniture in your house and garden, such as gates, doors & door frames, tables, chairs, cupboards, beds, stairs, paneling, balusters & spindles, wooden turning projects and decorations, …
* Also suitable for food safe wood, such as worktops, table tops, salad and fruit bowls, … For chopping boards however we recommend to use Uulki cutting board oil. While tung oil will darken the wood, considerable, this is not the case with our chopping board oil. We also have a chopping board wax, which is great to use in combination with Uulki cutting board wax.
Wood oil finish for all types of wood
China Wood Oil can be used for all types of wood, such as oak, walnut, pine, cedar, teak, plywood, … Apply tung oil wood finish directly on untreated or porous wooden surfaces and oiled or waxed wooden surfaces with open pores. Is the wood sealed with varnish or lacquer or is there another reason why the wood pores are closed? Then you should first remove the old finishes by sanding the wood. Uulki Pure tung oil is also an ideal basis for wax application afterwards
Tung oil colours the wood darker
Tung is a dark brown oil. After application, the wood is much darker in color. That is why it is especially used in the garden for wooden garden furniture, closures, etc.
Applying tung oil: follow our instructions
Applying tung oil is an easy job. Make sure that your wooden surface is clean and dry. You can thin the tung oil with Uulki Pure Solvent or another (natural) solvent (1:1). This will make the oil easier to apply and penetrate into the wood. If you’re treating weathered wood, old unfinished floors or highly absorbent surfaces, you should not thin the oil. Soak up some oil with a lint-free cloth, brush or paint roller. Rub the oil with a cloth in the direction of the wood grain. Wait at least 30 minutes for the oil can penetrate the wood. Remove excess oil with a cloth and allow to dry for one up to 7 days between coats depending on the wood. If the wood is very absorbent or porous, you may need to apply 4 coats or more of Uulki 100% Pure Tung Oil. Dry used rags or cloths flat to prevent the small possibility of spontaneous combustion.
Maintain and repair damaged or scratched areas locally
Re-apply one or two coats of Uulki 100% Pure Tung Oil once a year and the wood will keep its natural look. You can repair damaged or scratched areas locally.
Uulki pure tung oil wood finish protects and seals the wood
Uulki 100% Pure Tung Oil finish seals the wood and leaves a hard wearing resistant barrier against water and stains. Tung oil wood finish or China Wood Oil is known to provide a long lasting coat and extend the lifetime of wood.
Allergy advice: tung oil wood finish is a nut extract from the tung tree, may cause allergic reaction.
Coverage of Uulki Chinese oil bottle: The 250 ml Tung oil bottle covers approx. 5 m² per coat, so the 500 ml and 1 L oil bottles cover approx. 10 and 20 m² per coat.