How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

How to Stain a Fence with a FLEXiO Paint Sprayer

Learn how to easily stain an exterior fence using a FLEXiO 3000 paint sprayer to quickly receive a smooth finish on your wood fence surface.

Wood fences can beautify a property while protecting your property from intruders. It is critical to take good care of the wood fence to ensure its performance for years to come. Make your wood fence look great quickly with these easy steps.

You Will Need:

Step 1 - Prepare the Surface

Repair any broken fence slats. Remove previous stain with a chemical stain remover. Rinse dirt and debris from the fence.

Step 2 - Mask the Area

Place drop cloths on the ground or to cover any vegetation near the fence. Tape and mask anything you don't want stained.

Step 3 - Set up the FLEXiO 3000 Sprayer

Assemble according to manufacturer's instructions.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Step 4 - Mix Stain Well

Mix stain well to blend. If using more than one can of stain, mix all of the stain together to ensure uniform color.

Step 5 - Fill with Stain

Fill container with stain. Then insert the intake tube into the container and tighten.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Step 6 - Finish Assembling the Sprayer

Insert the x-Boost™ Turbine into the nozzle. Click together.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Step 7 - Make Adjustments

Adjust the sprayer settings for wood stain, according to the manufacturer's instructions.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Adjust the Material Flow Control to 5 for stain.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Adjust the X-Boost™ Power Dial to between 2 and 4 for wood stain.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Adjust the Spray Width Lever. It was a breezy day so I set it to low to minimize overspray.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Adjust the Air Cap ears to vertical for side to side spraying.

Step 8 - Start Staining

Hold the sprayer 6-8 inches from the fence. Pull the trigger and sweep the sprayer from left to right across the fence to apply the stain. Repeat to cover the entire fence.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

Step 9 - Check Coverage

Step back and check the spray coverage. Be sure to overlap each pass by about 30% as your spray to blend each pass.

Your Fence Looks Amazing!

Once the fence is stained, the wood will be well protected for years to come.

How to Quickly Stain a Fence with the FLEXiO 3000

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