Nikwax Rug Proof Wash-in Waterproofing

Item No. NW273
3.2 out of 5 Customer Rating
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Nikwax Rug Proof Wash-in Waterproofing

Item No. NW273
3.2 out of 5 Customer Rating
in-store pickup only
Availability:
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*Additional Shipping Charges Apply
$29.99

This wash-in waterproofing adds water-repellency and revives breathability for all horse rugs/blankets. For best results use after cleaning with Nikwax Rug Wash. 34 oz.

Your animal is most likely to get clammy and uncomfortable in wet or damp conditions if the breathability of their waterproof rug or coat is impaired. If the outer fabric absorbs water, the rug/coat can lose up to 70% of its breathability. Therefore, the Durable Water Repellency (DWR) on the outer fabric of your animal rug/coat must be maintained to ensure comfort. It will eventually wear off and need to be renewed with Nikwax Rug Proof™.

Your waterproof animal rugs and coats could be soaking up water just because they are dirty. First, try cleaning them with Nikwax Rug Wash™ and if your animal rug or coat is fairly new, or recently re-waterproofed the Durable Water Repellency (DWR) will be revitalized just from cleaning. But, once the rug/coat has been thoroughly worn, you will need to add DWR, using Nikwax Rug Proof™, after cleaning first with Nikwax Rug Wash™.

Nikwax takes great care to minimize the effect of Nikwax products on the environment and on you, the consumer. Nikwax waterproofing products are WaterBased, non-aerosol, non-flammable, non-hazardous and environmentally friendly. They contain no harmful solvents or volatile organic compounds (VOCs), and are completely free of fluorocarbons (which have been shown to be persistent in the environment and have been associated with serious health issues).

For best results always clean rug first with Nikwax® Rug Wash™. No need to dry item(s) before waterproofing. It is vital that rugs are washed and rinsed thoroughly. Shake well before use. Follow care label instructions.

Front Loading Machine Wash:

  • Remove all detergent build-up from the detergent dispenser.
  • Place clean rug in washing machine*.
  • Use 17fl oz (500ml) for 1 rug. Treat 1 rug per load.
  • Run 30°C cotton cycle.

Air dry or tumble dry on a low setting if care label allows.

* For large items use a commercial laundrette.

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Oversize Items

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Oversize product class

Zone A

Zone B

Zone C

Oversize Group 1

$4.00

$6.00

$8.00

Oversize Group 2

$8.00

$10.00

$12.00

Oversize Group 3

$10.00

$14.00

$16.00

Oversize Group 4

$15.00

$18.00

$20.00

Oversize Group 5

$20.00

$25.00

$30.00

Oversize Group 6

$30.00

$35.00

$40.00

Oversize Group 7

$40.00

$50.00

$60.00