At Buildworld, our stores are lined with all kinds of wood fillers which is ideal for filling small and large imperfections in wood. Our fillers are water resistant upon drying and can easily be used to enhance exterior as well as interior woodwork. Select from our high quality Low odour and non flammable products from Everbuild, Evo-Stik, Liberon, Ronseal and Toupret.
All wood products are prone to cracks, holes and other blemishes. Filling and smoothing out such blemishes and imperfections in wood is the role of wood putty or wood filler. Wood fillers are composed of pulverized wood byproducts suspended in binder that dries upon exposure and putties remain flexible even upon drying.
Fillers smoothen out nail and drill holes, wood cracks , boards and damaged furniture. Once dry, the filler sander ready surface, which can be then stained, painted, varnished or dyed. The thicker fillers offer better and faster coverage in wood cracks with perfect finish.
Wood fillers can be water-based or petroleum-based. Many professionals prefer water based, solvent free fillers as they easily mix with water and dry quickly. Cleaning up after use is a simple soap and water routine. The petroleum or oil based fillers can have a composition of many materials with polyurethane. These must only be used on unfinished wood as they require a lot of sanding or the finish will be spoilt.