Asked by: Luzia Schotteldreyer
asked in category: General Last Updated: 17th January, 2020

Can Bondo be stained?

Medium brown in color when mixed, Bondo Wood Filler is stainable and paintable, making it perfect for almost any wood surface inside or outside of the home. Because it is a 2-part wood filler, Bondo Wood Filler will not shrink and cures fast.

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Also to know is, can Bondo be colored?

Bondo is polyester and it can be tinted. There are color dispersions specifically made to tint it. The drawback is that the cured color is different from the cured and sanded color. Konig makes a clear polyester two part filler which can give you better results with the coloring.

Likewise, is Bondo bad for a car? Filler has long been a standby for repairing small car dents. For one, Bondo that is mixed too thickly can crack, harming rather than improving the look of the car. Additionally, there's a risk of discoloration and poor long-term wear when you use a filler like Bondo.

In respect to this, can you stain wood filler?

Wood fillers typically don't absorb stain as well as the natural woods. If wood fillers are placed on unfinished wood, allowed to dry, and then sanded flush, they often will cause the surrounding area to appear discolored after the finish is applied.

How long can Bondo be left unpainted?

about 2-3 weeks

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