Wood Care & Wood Treatments

As a leading manufacturer for the finest wood oil sealers for maintenance, renovation or repair. We take pride in pushing the boundaries to bring high performance wood oil sealers, that provide the highest level of protection, nourishment and wood care to satisfy your every need.


Our range of wood oil products ensures you have a product for every solution protection and maintaining your interior and exterior diy needs. Silkwood’s product range deeply protects your wooden surfaces leaving it with the ultimate finish giving you superior wood protection.


Our range of deep penetrating wood oil sealers will not only enhance the natural look of your wood, but it will also help maintain it, and protect your wooden surfaces from the harsh elements of the Southern African sun.


SMI Trading was established in 1986 and since its inception has grown to become a leading manufacturer and distributer of wood coatings and sealers in the South African region. The Company has produced an industry leading wood coating sealer range named silkwood, with over 35 years of proven customer satisfaction. The Silkwood range continues to be periodically improving to meet new demands in the industry and maintain its standard as a leading a wood sealer, wood treatment, top coats varnish and wood protection.

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Vision & Mission

Our vision is to make sure that our clients have a great, and unique finished product ultimately with the most superb finish, and look. We are always pushing the boundaries with new technology to come up with the most innovative & unique products on the market. 


Our mission at Silkwood, is to give you the look you’ve always been wanting, whether it be for decking, wooden doors or windows, but have not managed to get that result from other products on the market.


At Silkwood our customers are our top priority, we value your business and make it our mission to build a long lasting business relationship. Our dedicated staff are on hand to attend to your every need, Our dedication to fulfilling our customer's needs and has always been the way we operate. 


We work with the ethos that once a customer uses Silkwood they become a customer for life.


Our employees are the core of our business, they are extremely hardworking and dedicated professionals. We invest in the development of our people giving them the skills they need to grow within the industry and our business. 


Constantly bringing the best people on board adds to the reputation of Silkwood being a top manufacturer in South Africa within the wood care & wood maintenance industry.


"What it says on the tin"

Silkwood is a deep penetrating oil, made with the finest raw materials which makes the wood more durable. Silkwood is unique, unlike other products on the market which just gives you a top coat. Silkwood gives you that elegant, immaculate finish you've always wanted with the protection of the wood.