Sealers, Stains, & Finishes

Waterlox Original
Sealer and Finish

As Waterlox's oldest interior Tung oil finish, this traditional formulation creates a protective yet elastic finish against common household spills, moisture and foot traffic. Since 1910, This versatile 'original' product has been the easiest finish to maintain. It also provides exceptional adhesion to oily, dense, exotic woods like teak, rosewood and ipe.


Location Type

Interior Surfaces


Medium Sheen.
(75° gloss level when finished;
fades to a 50-55° gloss level in 3-6 months).

Project Use

floors, windows, doors, cabinetry, woodwork, tables, furniture, bar tops, picture frames, fly fishing rods, gun stocks and various woodworking projects.


Non-toxic when dry/fully cured. 90% of the resin portion of the formula is from renewable, natural resources.


1 gallon covers 500 square feet per coat. For hardwood species such as heart pine, we recommend 3 coats of Waterlox Original Sealer/Finish. For softwood species such as fir or cherry apply 4 coats of the Waterlox Original Sealer/Finish.

Units Available

1 Gallon (3.79 Liters)
1 Quart (946 ML)
1 Pint (473 ML)