LumberJocks

Finishing Forum

  • Advertise with us

The finish, whether paint, wax, stain, or something else, can make or break a project. What are your tips and questions regarding finishes?

Topics Replies Last post
View GregTP's profile

I think I screwed up... Spar Urethane on an outdoor table

11-09-2015 01:33 PM by GregTP

hello all, I think I might have screwed up. Working on an outdoor table for m...

31 01-23-2016 02:28 PM
View garlandkr's profile

Preserving beetle tunnels in Ash

01-21-2016 04:44 PM by garlandkr

I have some Ash that I’m using in a project and after milling it expose...

8 01-23-2016 01:04 AM
View patcollins's profile

First step in painting raw maple....

01-20-2016 11:16 PM by patcollins

I know it pains me to paint any hardwood, but my cabinets were in poor shape...

15 01-21-2016 01:50 PM
View Starfury's profile

What kind of beeswax to use on cutting board

01-19-2016 09:58 PM by Starfury

I’ve finished my 1st cutting board and used mineral oil on it; putting ...

9 01-20-2016 05:40 PM
View shoichi's profile

Grain Filler question

01-16-2016 02:04 PM by shoichi

Hello there, I decided as my first wood working project to make a wooden chan...

13 01-20-2016 04:12 PM
View shoichi's profile

Please critique my finishing schedule on a walnut piece

01-18-2016 05:09 PM by shoichi

this is my first major project but ive done hours upon hours of research and ...

11 01-20-2016 04:02 AM
View bbasiaga's profile

Earlex accessory where-to-buy?

01-20-2016 12:04 AM by bbasiaga

I am looking for a second pot for my Earlex 5500. The one I need is the non-...

5 01-20-2016 03:40 AM
View Keith Kelly's profile

Too late to finish underside of these boards?

01-13-2016 03:03 AM by Keith Kelly

I’m assembling a wall shelf I built for an unused space behind a door i...

4 01-19-2016 11:34 PM
View fivecodys's profile

Frustrated! Followed all the instructions and it's still blotchy!

01-18-2016 09:25 PM by fivecodys

Most of the projects I build don’t usually require using stain (jus...

12 01-19-2016 10:45 PM
View tburkhart's profile

Looking for a good post-stain matte finish

01-18-2016 06:44 PM by tburkhart

My wife and I found a nice solid coffee table at a thrift store a few months ...

2 01-19-2016 05:26 AM
View Kelly's profile

The Best Gloves Money Can Buy

01-17-2016 02:19 AM by Kelly

The topic of gloves in the work shop has been beaten into the ground. The on...

3 01-19-2016 05:21 AM
View moke's profile

Comparing color of finishes

01-09-2016 06:41 PM by moke

I was volunteered to help with a small remodeling project in my family. This...

11 01-19-2016 04:23 AM
View mahdee's profile

oppps. I think I screwed up

01-16-2016 12:28 AM by mahdee

Hi all,You know when you have several projects going at once sometimes you fo...

13 01-16-2016 05:41 PM
View TinWhiskers's profile

Shellac...can or flakes

01-14-2016 12:20 PM by TinWhiskers

I have never used shellac. Would like to try on an indoor item over linseed ...

13 01-15-2016 06:22 PM
View Mrkixx's profile

What's your favourite finish

01-13-2016 02:36 AM by Mrkixx

Happy New Year Guys and Gals, I have been wondering about, finishing for proj...

24 01-15-2016 03:19 AM
View willhime's profile

Pneumatic staple divots

01-08-2016 07:18 PM by willhime

Is there a technique I’m missing when using an air-stapler on finished ...

5 01-14-2016 10:02 PM
View Harry's profile

Sealer for cradled art panels

01-14-2016 05:28 AM by Harry

I make a lot of these cradled art panels using poplar and faced with 3/16 bir...

3 01-14-2016 09:40 AM
View Dedvw's profile

Reclaimed lumber matching stain/finish

01-12-2016 01:39 PM by Dedvw

Hello all, I picked up some grey reclaimed lumber the other day an am wond...

5 01-13-2016 03:40 PM
View SkiTique's profile

Waterlox Cherry and Walnut Countertop

01-12-2016 02:44 AM by SkiTique

Hello Everyone, I’m somewhat new to woodworking and new to the forum...

9 01-12-2016 04:16 PM
View torea's profile

Top Coat on a Keepsake box?

01-09-2016 03:10 PM by torea

Hey all! First post here after lurking for a bit! Sorry for the long post =P ...

7 01-12-2016 12:54 AM

« prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 178 next »
3543 topics


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com