How To Document Index

This page is our epoxy document index listing  a large variety of informational material and ‘how to’ projects, loosely ordered by boats and general, which covers houses, new and old timber and rot repair.

General Projects and Information

Smiths Clear Penetrating Epoxy Sealer FAQ

Choosing Which Temperature CPES

What Is Wood Rot, Why Does it Happen And How Do I Stop It?

Rotted Wood Repair; How to cure all of the rot and make the repair last

How To Glue And Repair Wood With Epoxy Wood Glue

Harden Rotted Wood. Procedure for Toughening Old, Soft or Decayed Timber

How To Apply Varnish Properly To Make It Last

Varnish Outdoor Wood: Priming To Make Varnish or Paint Finishes Last

Achieving A Natural Wood Finish, Whilst Protecting Timber From The Elements

Sealing Buffalo Board

Rotten Timber Frame Repair In An Old House

Waterproofing Plywood. Sealing Plywood for longer life.

Seal Timber House Frame To Solve Mould Problems

Painting Borate Treated Wood

How to Stain Wood for even colour or to accentuate grain

Metal Glue Tips: Preparing Metals For Gluing Or Painting

Plastic Glue Tips: Preparing Plastics For Gluing

Glue Oily Wood like Oak, Teak, Maple, Cocobolo and many others. A How to Guide.

Gluing Oak: Repair Of An Old Oak Drop leaf Table

Render Crack Repair: How To Repair Cracks In Rendered (or Stucco) Walls Permanently

Freeze Thaw Damage In Bricks And Concrete: How To Prevent It.

Priming Concrete For Paint Or Sealants

Boating

Boat Varnish Techniques: How To Make Varnish Last On A Wood Boat

Caulking Wooden Boats To Achieve A Dry Bilge

Nail Rot in timber on a Strip Built (or Strip Planked) boat. How To Cure It

Causes of Osmosis Blistering in GRP (Glass Reinforced Polyester)

How To Cure Osmosis Blistering in GRP (Glass Reinforced Polyester)

Wooden Windows

Wooden Windows and uPVC. Comparisons of the cost of ownership

Low Maintenance Wood Windows

Wooden Window Alliance – Flawed research? Can Wood Windows cost less than UPVC?

Epoxy Document Index Reference

Penetrating Epoxy. Meet The Chemist Behind The Technology

What is Lignu

Working With Paints and Glues in Cold Weather

Which Wood Glue? Wood Species Lookup