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Taurus Paint carries a wide variety of products for removing stains, paints and clear finishes.


    TM-1 Liquid Remover

    Old Masters® TM-1 Liquid Remover is designed to safely remove paints, enamels, varnishes, polyurethanes, lacquers and shellacs from wood, metal and masonry surfaces. This product is ideal for both dipping or brushing applications. When dealing with heavily coated or vertical surfaces, you should compliment this product with Old Masters® TM-4 Heavy-Duty Remover.


    TM-3 Semi-Paste Remover

    Old Masters® TM-3 Semi-Paste Remover penetrates and dissolves paints, enamels, varnishes, polyurethanes, lacquers, shellacs and more from wood, metal and masonry surfaces. The consistency of this semi-paste product is ideally suited for vertical applications, and allows you to wash or scrape off multiple coats with one application.


    TM-4 Heavy Duty Remover

    Old Masters® TM-4 Heavy Duty Remover completely removes paints, enamels, marine alkyds, lacquers, varnishes, polyurethanes, shellacs and 2-part epoxies from wood, plaster, glass and all metal surfaces. This product’s formulation allows for old finishes to be washed down to bare wood, and will not interfere with refinishing the surface.


Taurus Paint carries a broad selection of sanding sealers, wood-grain fillers and conditioners to properly prepare wood surfaces for any interior staining or clear finish project.


    Wood Conditioner

    Old Masters® Wood Conditioner is a pre-stain, clear wood sealer designed to promote uniform stain application on soft woods such as pine. This product can be applied under oil or water-based stains. It’s important to note that wood surfaces must be stained within two hours after the application of Wood Conditioner.


    Woodgrain Filler

    Old Masters® Woodgrain Filler is intended for interior use on open grain woods such as oak, ash and mahogany. It’s designed to fill the pores and achieve a smooth finish on these types of wood. Woodgrain Filler is natural in color, but is best used when mixed with a solvent-based wood stain.

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    Ultra Max Waterborne Oil-Modified Sanding Sealer

    Zar® Ultra Max Waterborne Oil-Modified Sanding Sealer is an environmentally safe, fast drying (one hour) first coat for wood. Specially formulated to seal wood, this product’s natural ambering enhances wood tones and is child safe when dry. Ultra Max Oil-Modified Sanding Sealer is ideal for sealing interior wood surfaces such as floors, doors, trim and cabinets.


    Oil-Based Sanding Sealer

    Old Masters® Interior Oil-Based Sanding Sealer is engineered to seal and protect wood surfaces. This fast drying product is recommended as a basecoat or sealer on all types of bare or stained wood surfaces, promoting a smooth, fine topcoat finish.


    Water-Based Sanding Sealer

    Old Masters® Interior Water-Based Sanding Sealers is recommended as a basecoat or sealer prior to applying clear coats e.g. varnishes and polyurethanes. This product is fast drying, low odor and non-yellowing, and can be used on a variety of bare or stained wood surfaces. Water-Based Sanding Sealer is non-toxic, child safe (when dry), and cleans up easily with soap and water.


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    ULTRA MAX Interior Waterborne Oil-Modified Wipe-On Polyurethane Finish

    ZAR® ULTRA MAX Interior Waterborne Oil-Modified Wipe-On Polyurethane Finish is an environmentally safe, clear wood finish specially formulated to apply easily with a cloth for a smooth, beautiful, protective coating. This product’s durable finish is perfect for detailed woodwork, spindles, bar tops, furniture, cabinets, antiques and hard to reach areas. Available in Satin, Semi Gloss and Gloss.


    Cleaner & Wax Remover

    Old Masters® Low-Odor Cleaner and Wax Remover is formulated to remove grime, wax and polish buildup from interior wood surfaces including cabinets, fine furniture and antiques. This product helps restore the natural beauty of wood surfaces without damaging the clear topcoat finish.


    Furniture Refinisher

    Old Masters® Furniture Refinisher is a fast acting liquid finish remover that quickly dissolves a variety of clear finishes such as varnishes, lacquers and shellacs. This product will not destroy the patina or natural color of the wood. Additionally, Furniture Refinisher will not raise the grain, loosen glue joints, veneers, inlays or laminated woods.


    Lemon Oil

    Old Masters® Lemon Oil is designed to restore the moisture and beauty to interior wood surfaces such as doors, cabinets, woodwork and fine furniture. This product replaces the natural oils and moisture in wood that is lost over time. Lemon Oil moisturizes and cleans wood, eliminating the need for waxes or polishes, while helping resist cracking, peeling and discoloration.


    Crystal Clear Paste Wax

    Old Masters® Paste Wax is engineered to provide durability and enhance the beauty of wood floors, furniture and woodwork. This product is formulated with imported Carnauba, the hardest natural wax you can find.


    Tung Oil Varnish

    Old Masters® Tung Oil Varnish is a blend of Tung Oil and high quality varnishes. This product penetrates wood surfaces protecting and enhancing the natural beauty and richness of the wood grain. When dry, Tung Oil Varnish provides a durable, oil-free finish that is water and alcohol resistant.


    100% Pure Tung Oil

    Old Masters® 100% Pure Tung Oil is designed to create a beautiful, hand rubbed finish on wood surfaces. Ideally suited for antiques, fine furniture or bare wood, this product provides a durable, water and alcohol resistant oil finish that will not crack, chip or peel.