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Barrettine Teak Oil

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Except no substitutes! This high quality Teak Oil penetrates and nourishes deep into the wood whilst it's active ingredients help combat mildew and algae.

Barrettine Teak Oil preserves the natural beauty of any exterior wood drying to a pleasing warm tone and satin-matt finish.

Can be quickly and easily applied with a good quality brush or a cloth. A 500ml bottle covers approximately 4 chairs and a small garden table. Also available Barrettine Teak Oil Spray.

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As one of the leading suppliers of teak oil finishes in the UK, Barrettine teak oil is specifically designed to aid the upkeep of external wood such as garden furniture and decking. Teak wood oil or as is sometimes known, Danish teak oil, is the perfect partner for hard woods such as Teak, Eucalyptus and Acacia.

With ingredients to help prevent mildew and algae, teak wood oil penetrates deeply into the surface of the wood moving as it expands and contracts with the varying temperature. As the wood oil seeps into the wood to replace the natural oils, it doesn't leave a surface coating so will not chip or flake with time.

How's your teak looking? If it's a bit tired and sad you really can't beat teak oil for giving hard wood a lovely future-proof lustre. Why not read our blog post about keeping exterior furniture in the best possible nick?

Preparation of wooden surfaces

As with any DIY job, the key to success is preparation, this also applies to the application of teak oil on interior and exterior wooden surfaces. For new wood, we recommend that traces of dirt and grease are removed with a good quality white spirit. For older / weathered wood, we recommend that the wood is first lightly sanded to a smooth finish; to ensure that any dirt, dust or other surface impurities are removed prior to application.

For best results on old or tired outdoor furniture, sand the surface back to bare wood then apply a quality wood preserver. The wood preserver should be allowed to dry for at least 24 hours before applying the oil. Apply 3 coats of furniture teak oil and remove any excess with a lint free cloth to offer the best protection and provide the best teak finish.

Application of teak oil finish

Teak Oil is easily applied with a cloth such as t-shirt material or it can be applied with a velour roller. It is also a very easy product to apply with a spray gun. Apply a medium coat and after 5 minutes wipe away the excess oil with a rag. Subsequent coats are best applied thinly. To avoid extended drying times always make sure that coats are fully dry before applying more top coats.


Any spills should be cleared up while they are still wet with a highly absorbent cloth, the cloth should then be washed in warm soapy water before disposal, this is to ensure that there is little chance of self-ignition. Paint brushes should be cleaned with white spirit and rinsed in clean water.


Care should be taken with the storage and handling of teak oil, containers should be tightly resealed after use and stored in a cool place out of direct sunlight.


Teak oil finish should only be used in well ventilated areas, brushes and cloths should be thoroughly cleaned to prevent any fire hazard, always read the instructions on the tin before use. Take Care: Rags soaked in Teak oil are liable to self ignite. Soak them in water before disposing of them.

Drying Time

A 'medium' coat will dry within 12-24 hours and a thin coat will dry in around 6-12 hours, depending on the environment.

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Barrettine Teak Oil reviews - Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars, based on 70 reviews.

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Tracey Russell
Good product
Easy to apply and my garden furniture looks very nice.It was also competitively priced.
Jean Stickland
Good quality product which I have used before.
Well packaged and speedy delivery. Very efficient and helpful service. Product is good quality. I will use it again
Dave Kelk
Fast friendly service and a great product. Thanks
The teak oil is easy to apply and not as strong smelling as some others I have used. It has given a really great finish to the garden furniture and I would definitely use it again.
Brian Ellner
Easy to purchase and easy to apply
Had some new garden furniture that needed to be protected.My order arrived within the specified time easily applied and left the wood a rich colour.
Stephen Mulock
Exactly what it said on the tin perfect.
Really good oil that gets right in to the grain. Thanks for a nice easy job a++++++
Happy Buyer
Fab coverage
Smooth, easy to apply, dries well with non-oily finish
John Bell
Excellent, not thick and sticky like some other products
Traditional teak oil for garden furniture, does an excellent job!
Jill Dixon
Good product. Would use again.
Sam Cook
Good product at a reasonable price.
Good product, efficient and friendly telephone service, speedy delivery (preceded by at least 7 emails) but appalling packaging. The 5lt can was so badly dented that I couldn't unscrew the lid. I had to puncture the can and decant the contents into another container.You need to do more than just put the item in a weak cardbord box accompanied by token brown paper wrapping material.
Our feedback:-
Hello Sam,

Thank you for the feedback about the packaging, we are currently trying a number of new systems for packaging recommended to us by expert in the packing industry. Your feed back is helpful for us in in deciding how to go forward with our packaging proceedures.

And I am very sorry that you had this inconvenience when using your product. Feel free to email us on helpme@wood-finishes-direct.com if you would like to discuss futher.
Andrew B Tulloch
First class
Great product
Paul Jackman
Great to use.
A little goes a long way making it better value for money.
John Norman
Excellent value
Have used it 5 times so far, leaves the furniture in top condition
Graham Robinson
Great product
Will buy again and again
Terence Trott
Easy to use and apply
Just bought new garden set applied 2 coats makes furniture look really good
John Williams
Great product
As usual,great product,perfect service/delivery ,will recommend and use in the future.
Peter Grinsell
Amazingly simple a quick service/delivery
Don't think twice these guys rock!
A good buy
Had reservations at 1st due to the lower cost, but it worked just well as dearer products I've used in the past .
Stewart McRae
This stuff is the bees nees
Absolutely amazing so easy to apply did my garden furniture in about half an hour table and four chairs this stuff pure quality I will be using this again.
Maurin Stephane
Easy, Fast & Efficient
Very pleased with this product, good quality, fast delivery. I could treat 46 square/meter decking with a 5L Drum. I will order it again !
Ged Lawson
Good quality product
This item arrived one day after being ordered, it was the best price anywhere and was found to be top qulity, it dosn't get better than that.

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