Nikwax Rug Proof

Nikwax Rug Proof Nikwax Rug Proof Nikwax Rug Proof
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  • 1 litre Bottle £10.00
  • 5 litre Bottle £39.49
  • 25 litre Bottle £136.00

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Description

Nikwax Rug Proof

Wash-in waterproofing for canvas and synthetic horse rugs. Ideal for Gore-Tex® and New Zealand rugs.

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™.

How to use Nikwax Rug Proof

In the washing machine

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.

  1. Remove all detergent build-up from the detergent dispenser.
  2. Place clean rug in washing machine.
  3. Use 500 ml for 1 rug. Treat 1 rug per load.
  4. Run 30°C cotton cycle.

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

By hand

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.

  1. Wear gloves. Use 500 ml for 1 rug, with 10 litres of hand-hot water in vessel.
  2. Agitate to mix, push down into vessel so that whole rug is immersed.
  3. Add a further 15 litres of warm water to cover rug and agitate.
  4. Leave to soak for 2 hours, agitating occasionally.
  5. Rinse in cold water until water runs clear.

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

Sponge on

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.

  1. Wear gloves. Spread clean rug on clean area and wet thoroughly with a hose.
  2. Use 500 ml for 1 rug, with 1.5 litres of hand-hot water.
  3. Using a new sponge apply solution to rug, working into fabric and seams.
  4. Use any surplus on back area of rug, leave for 5-10 minutes.
  5. Rinse in cold water until water runs clear.

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

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Reviews (26)

Summary of Reviews for Nikwax Rug Proof

Overall 5
Value For Money
Quality/Durability
Pet's Opinion
26 out of 26 (100%) customers would recommend this product.
5 stars (21 reviews)
4 stars (5 reviews)
3 stars (0 reviews)
2 stars (0 reviews)
1 stars (0 reviews)

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55 Works very well
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By on 29 April 2021

Been using this for years and it works well. I always use it in the washing machine and it's very easy to do.

Customer recommends this product

55 Excellent product
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By on 9 March 2021

Whilst I don't wash full outer rugs myself as the machine isn't big enough I do like to wash the liners and necks when needed during the winter, Nikwax Wash and the Proof used together are excellent. Cleans really well even when a little greasy and very muddy and only on a 40 degree wash. Also great on waterproof jackets.

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55 Nikwax rug proof
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By on 15 November 2020

Very easy to use and I had enough to reproof 2 rugs

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45 Nikwax Rug Proofer
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By on 29 August 2020

Good product for reproofing rugs after washing them

Customer recommends this product

55 Awesome Waterproof Product
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By on 25 May 2019

Great proud

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