Frequently Asked Questions
SICO is a Canadian company that was founded in Quebec City in 1937. In the beginning, they produced commercial and industrial paints and varnishes. They later expanded their product line to introduce new paint and stain products. Today, the company continues to expand its availability in retail stores across Canada, including Bonds Decor!
It all depends on what your specific needs are for your project and your personal preference. We carry a few different SICO exterior wood stains in our store. Our team at Bonds Decor are happy to help you choose a SICO product, we can provide you with examples of what the finishes look like to help you visualize.
Yes, we recommend that you sand your deck before applying stain. High-quality paints, like SICO, are made to stick to any surface, but they work best when the surface has been prepared properly