Problem Solver - OSB - Oriented Strand Board


OSB - Oriented Strand Board, also known as Flake Board, is a compression of layers of wood flakes formed in a specific orientation and then adding an adhesive.


Stage 1 - Preparation

Ensure surface is sound and clean

If any mould or mildew is apparent treat with a suitable fungicidal solution, rinse again with clean water and allow to dry.

Brewers recommends:
  • Albany Fungicidal Wash 1L
    - A 1 litre concentrated multi surface treatment to prevent the growth of surface mould on timber and masonry

Depending on surface substrate check condition and carry out any remedial works required to make sound.

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Abrade with 100 grit Adhesive paper to remove any loose or flaking areas to create a key.

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Stage 2 - Basecoat

Apply a suitable primer.

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Apply a suitable undercoat.

Brewers recommends:
  • Albany Undercoat White 1L
    - Excellent covering power, finish for interior and exterior use on wood and metal. Perfect for new work and redecoration.

Stage 3 - Topcoat

Apply a suitable topcoat.

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