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£58.26 each

Textrol HES

Textrol HES is a single coat saturating oil, developed to penetrate deep into softwoods and European hardwoods. Textrol HES has enhanced UV protection and a high solids content that protects the wood against the vagaries of the weather and UV rays. Having a luxurious matt-sheen finish Textrol HES enhances the grain and natural beauty of the wood.


  • One coat penetrating oil finish
  • High solids content which gives increased UV protection
  • Enhances the natural beauty of the wood
  • Non-film building so won’t peel or flake
  • Microporous which allows wood to breathe
  • Matt-sheen finish
  • Based on natural oils


  • Exterior use only
  • Softwoods - Cedar, Larch, Spruce etc.
  • European Hardwoods - Oak, Chestnut, Beech etc.
  • Horizontal and vertical surfaces
  • Rough sawn or planed wood
  • Decking, Cladding, Garden Furniture, Shingles, Fencing etc.


Not suitable for exotic hardwoods, thermally heated, oil impregnated wood.


12m2 per litre; actual coverage will vary depending on application method, type, texture, age and porosity of the wood.


When using with New Cedar we recommend

Dry timber before installation

Sand seen face with 60 - 80 grit paper in the direction of the grain ideally with a orbital sander to remove 'millglaze' (millglaze is the compacted fibres on the surface caused by the machining process, millglaze needs to removed otherwise the oil wont penetrate correctly)

remove dust with methylated spirits using a lint free cloth

Apply single coat Textrol HES with brush or roller in the direction of the grain making sure board is saturated

after 15 - 30 minutes brush out excess oil to improve penetration and give a uniform finish

Note: Do not create a film. Textrol HES is not a surface coating, its place is in the wood not on the surface. No need to apply to reverse of the board. For directions on surface preparation please refer to the technical sheet.


Maintenance applications may be required approximately once every 2 years depending on wood species, age of wood at time of initial application e.g. new or weathered and colour used.

Textrol HES will gradually lighten over time due to exposure to the sun and UV rays.

Inspect finish bi-annually. Maintenance is due when the finish has severely faded or the wood takes on a weathered grey appearance. Surfaces with harsh exposure to the sun, weather and foot traffic will show wear more quickly than other areas. Areas retaining good colour do not need re-treating.

For directions on maintenance and cleaning please refer to the technical sheet.

Information :

coverage : 12 m²/litre
Coverage rate for maintenance : 12 m²/litre
Application tools : brush or roller
Application temperature : 5°C to +30°C
Working time : 24 to 48 h.
Clean-up : White-Spirit



Description Quantity
  1 litre 5 litres 20 litres
Textrol HES clear

£48.55 each + vat

£234.08 each + vat £799.90 each + vat


At Southgate Timber one of our biggest strengths is our fast and efficient delivery service. Based in Moreton CM5 0JA, near Harlow in Essex close to the M25 we cover the whole UK mainland. 

Our Website automatically calculates the cheapest option for any given basket this is based on size, weight and post code. Options are based on below;-

  • Treatment (liquids)                                              £8.50 + vat
  • Courier Data bag (shop items to 5kgs)                  £11.00 + vat
  • Courier timber items                                           £25.00 + vat for first 15 kilos + 45p per kilo over 15 kilos
  • Lorry timber items                                              from £30.00 + vat
  • Courier Surcharges may apply for long distance locations

For precise delivery price please enter products in your basket then enter your post code in the Delivery cost Calculator below.

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Some long distance locations on lorry’s are price on application please contact the sales team in this scenario sales@southgatetimber.co.uk or 01277890783

What we need from you on Courier deliveries

  • Please advise us of any day’s that you will not be able to accept delivery as soon as you order
  • Please advise us if you have access issues at your delivery location
  • Couriers are instructed to leave parcels somewhere safe should no one be at the property
  • We cannot offer set times for courier deliveries

What we need from you on Lorry deliveries

  • Please advise us of any day’s that you will not be able to accept delivery as soon as you order
  • Please advise us if you have access issues at your delivery location
  • The driver must have assistance to offload unless alternative arrangements made with our transport team
  • Deliveries are to kerbside only
  • Access must be suitable for lorries which will be 3.5 tonne or 7.5 tonne (7.5 tonne being similar to average refuse collection lorry)
  • The drivers cannot enter customer properties or take materials to rear gardens.
  • Please check the delivery ticket is correct and sign to confirm this.

If you wish to collect please enter products into your basket and proceed to checkout.

During the checkout phase you will be able to select you day and time slot, your goods will be pre-picked and ready waiting on your arrival

Lead times are currently next day soonest and collections are Monday to Friday

Shop products like screws and treatment will be in the office please ensure you go to the office to get your paperwork and any accessories.

Note orders under £25.00 can still be ordered online but collection will be booked after the purchase is complete, one of our sales team will contact you to book this.

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