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Compare Osmo With Other Wood-Finishing Systems


  • Osmo Polyx Oils protect the wood from in and outside, does not form a film and forms a protecting, microporous, hardwearing and extremely durable surface!
  • The surface can easily be renovated, for re-application simply apply another coat after several years. No sanding is necessary!
  • With just one tin of Osmo you can achieve near double the square meter coverage of an ordinary finishing system – saving you time and money!
  • Based on natural and renewable vegetable oils, with a very low-VOC content, the products are environmentally friendly!




The Basics
  • Protects wood from within
  • Does not form a film
  • Does not form protective surface
  • Protects wood from outside
  • is film-forming
  • Generates a thick layer
  • Protects the wood from both in and outside
  • Does not form a film
  • Forms a protective, microporous surface
  • Penetrates the wood
  • “Firing” of the wood
  • Can be simply and partially renovated
  • Does not crack, flake, peel, or blister
  • Finish forms a film/layer on the top of the wood surface
  • Good resistance against liquids
  • Protects from abrasion
  • Easy maintenance
  • The finish both penetrates the wood and lays on the surface
  • “Firing” of the wood
  • Can be easily and partially renovated
  • Does not crack, flake, peel, or blister
  • Great fluid and abrasion resistance
  • Easy maintenance
  • Poor resistance against liquids
  • Very time-consuming maintenance
  • For renovation, the whole area needs to be sanded (cannot be renovated partially)
  • Finish will crack, flake, peel, and blister

One System. All the Advantages. None of the disadvantages.

Why choose anything else?

Coming Soon: In-House Durabilty Testing Results

You asked! We listened! 

We are sharing the in-house Osmo durability test that our wood engineers use to test finish samples. Come back soon to see the full post and results!

Try Out Osmo Hardwax-Oil Wood Finish Yourself

  • Osmo Polyx-Oil 3043


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      • 3031 Matte
      • 3043 Satin
      • 10L
      • 125mL
      • 2.5L
      • 750mL
      • Sample Sachet (5mL)
    • Clear
  • Osmo Wood Wax Finish

    Wood Wax Finish

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      • 3101 Clear
      • 3102 Lightly Steemed Beech
      • 3103 Light Oak
      • 3104 Red
      • 3105 Yellow
      • 3111 White
      • 3118 Granite Grey
      • 3119 Silk Grey
      • 3123 Pine
      • 3125 Blue
      • 3131 Green
      • 3132 Grey Beige
      • 3136 Birch
      • 3137 Cherry
      • 3138 Mahogany
      • 3143 Cognac
      • 3161 Ebony
      • 3164 Oak
      • 3166 Walnut
      • 3168 Oak Antique
      • 3169 Black
      • 3172 Silk
      • 3181 Pebble
      • 3186 White Matte
      • 3188 Snow
      • 2.5L
      • 375mL
      • 750mL
      • Sample Sachet (5mL)
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  • Osmo TopOil 3056


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      • 3025 Natural
      • 3026 Acacia
      • 3056 Clear
      • 500mL
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  • Osmo Oil Stain - Cognac

    Oil Stain

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      • 3501 White
      • 3512 Silver Grey
      • 3514 Graphite
      • 3516 Jatoba
      • 3518 Light Grey
      • 3519 Natural
      • 3541 Havanna
      • 3543 Cognac
      • 3564 Tobacco
      • 3590 Black
      • 125mL
      • 1L
      • 500mL
      • Sample Sachet (5mL)
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