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Wet look stone sealer

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by bigslick7878, Oct 17, 2008.

  1. bigslick7878

    bigslick7878 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 809

    Just got finished a retaining wall and want to put a sealer on to give it that "wet" look,it looks a thousand times better by just hosing it off and I want to get as close to that as possible.

    Any specific brand recommendations? Are they all pretty much the same or is there a quality difference with some,price is no issue I want the best one for that look.

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. PatriotLandscape

    PatriotLandscape LawnSite Bronze Member
    from MA
    Posts: 1,209

    prices are about the same. you spend money on block not sealer. sealing a wall is not a common practice FYI.

    On pavers we use techniseal make sure you use a foam paint prush a roller won't work for that type of application.

    My recomendation is not to seal it.
     
  3. steve5966

    steve5966 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 210

    You will be sealing it at the least every year. Block is very porous and it will suck up that sealer.
     

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