Protect other nearby surfaces from overspray. If overspray occurs, quickly wipe up.
Shake can well. Apply only to clean, dry articles.
Test for colorfastness. Spray in an inconspicuous area and allow article to dry completely to test for color change. May give fabric a slightly darker, richer tone.
Spray with a slow, sweeping motion 6’’ to 8’’ away from article. Cover article uniformly, but do not saturate.
Allow article to dry completely before using.
Reapply seasonally or as needed, and after cleaning to maintain repellency.
Save your cushions from downpours.
Shut out the rain and sleep tight.
Make sure your summer fun stays dry.
Don’t see your question here? Try our general FAQ page?
In general, Scotchgard™ Heavy Duty Water Shield can be used on cotton, cotton blends, leather, suede, nylon, canvas, and polyester.
If in doubt, test a small, out-of-the-way spot first to make sure your fabric will stay colorfast.
If you use Scotchgard™ Heavy Duty Water Shield to treat outdoor gear with white rubber soles, the soles may turn yellow – if that happens, clean the affected area as soon as possible with rubbing alcohol.