Penetrating Concrete Stain Hydro-Stain™ 1500
A water based concrete stain that can safely achieve acid like effects. Available in an industry leading, concentrated formula that mixes with water to make 1 gallon.
An innovative water-based stain formulated with Redi-Mix Colors color technology. This unique formula is a safe alternative to acid-based stains containing no hazardous components while producing the same mottled look as acid stains. There is no neutralizing or rinsing required. The product is shipped concentrated and mixed with water prior to application.
Easily applied with a sprayer, roller, brush, mop or sponge depending on what type of mottling effects you are looking for. Can be used indoors and outdoors on new and old concrete and overlay systems. Previously stained or sealed concrete will need to be cleaned and/or stripped prior to application.
Provides a flat, natural finish. Can be applied at full strength or diluted with water for a lighter color. Colors can also be mixed and applied in random patterns. Available in 6 standard colors. A decorative sealer like the Cryli-Tek 5505 is recommended after staining to ensure long lasting protection and color enhancement.
1 coat: Up to 300 square feet per gallon. 2 coats: Up to 200 square feet per gallon. Variations in texture and porosity of substrate will affect the coverage and performance of the product.
Typical drying time is 4-6 hours at 70°F and 50% relative humidity. Cooler temperatures or higher relative humidity can extend the drying time. Treated surfaces will be ready for pedestrian and vehicle traffic within 24 hours.
Clean equipment and tools with soap and water. Unused or old material may be disposed of in a waste disposal site in accordance with local, state and federal laws.
Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing, do not take internally. Use appropriate safety equipment during application and handling. Please refer to the safety data sheet (SDS) for additional precautionary instructions before use.
Color variations will occur from slab to slab and testing is recommended before the final application.