Benjamin Moore Brighten, is a concentrated wood brightener and neutralizer for exterior use on wood decking, siding, shingles and furniture.
Brighten contains oxalic acid, and citric Acid and removes tannin, rust stains from wood. It rinses with water, and is safe for all coatings and treated lumber. It also removes mill glaze, which can interfere with the adhesion of paints and stains.
Removes tannin and rust stains
Breaks the “mill glaze” on new wood
Counteracts the darkening effect caused by the Restore (316) and Remove (315) products on tannin-bearing woods
Dilute with a maximum of 8 gallons of water. One gallon will cover 1600 to 2400 sq. ft.
Orders are shipped the same day Monday through Friday when ordered before 3:00PM EST.
Depending on order volume, custom colors may not ship when ordered before 3PM. Current order cutoff time for custom colors is 1PM EST. Custom color order cut off time is updated daily and can be found in the announcement at the top of every page.
Some orders will ship the same day after 3:00PM EST but there is a firm cutoff time of 5:30PM. Accurate estimated delivery dates are shown at checkout for most products.
All orders over $199 ship free. Click here for more detailed shipping information.
The following products are ground only: TWP deck stain, Arborcoat oil based stain, Simiron epoxy, most 5 gallon pails, tabletop epoxy, dry erase paints, airless paint sprayers, Benjamin Moore deck cleaning products, and all oil based gel/wiping stains, topcoats, and paints.
All items are packed thoroughly to avoid damage. We have not had a damaged gallon in all of 2023.
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