· Woodgard Rubbol is not a varnish - it will not flake, crack or disintegrate on timber. · It is based on proven international formulating experience which gives deep nourishing wood protection against extreme weather. · It is not a paint and will not obliterate the wood. Woodgard Rubbol enhances the natural beauty of wood, highlighting the grain, and water repellent. · It is a maintenance coating. Once the first coat has worn through, or after 6 – 12 months, simply apply another coat. Saves time and money. · It is not sticky or difficult to apply. Flows on with a brush with little effort.