Colour too dark

 

Colour too dark

Causes

  1. Wrong colour selection.
  2. Semi-transparent stain or translucent finish applied on a porous surface – softwood.

Solutions

  1. Paint or solid stain: select a lighter colour and stain again
  2. Semi-transparent stain or translucent finish: strip the surface, select a lighter colour, run a test on a non-visible section, stain again.
  3. Strip the surface, select a lighter colour, run a test on a non-visible section, stain again.