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

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Beetle Kill Blue Pine

02-23-2014 09:30 AM by OldWrangler

This may have been answered before but I can’t find it. I just got ...

15 03-08-2014 05:16 AM
View drpdrp's profile

Aerosol vs HVLP varnish

03-07-2014 07:58 AM by drpdrp

DISCUSS! :)

7 03-08-2014 04:31 AM
View Purrmaster's profile

Painting poplar

03-06-2014 06:35 AM by Purrmaster

Hi guys. I’m going to be doing my first project that I paint. I’...

14 03-07-2014 05:35 PM
View jtm's profile

Best way to finish cherry stair treads?

03-04-2014 06:54 AM by jtm

Hi all, I’m about to finish some cherry stair treads. Here’...

1 03-06-2014 08:35 PM
View Elizabeth's profile

Finish for plywood beach toy?

02-25-2014 07:32 PM by Elizabeth

I’m going to make some sand combs for some two year olds. Like these, ...

4 03-06-2014 05:33 PM
View LearningAsIGo's profile

Do finishes expire?

02-24-2014 08:38 PM by LearningAsIGo

I bought a quart of general finishes enduro var this past weekend from Woodcr...

6 03-05-2014 11:46 PM
View ztifpatrick's profile

white spirit issue

03-05-2014 10:36 AM by ztifpatrick

I recently veneered a piece of MDF with mahogany veneer using yellow glue. It...

2 03-05-2014 08:46 PM
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Dye Question

03-02-2014 06:26 PM by WadeHolloway

I am in the process of making several boxes for my Granddaughters and all of ...

9 03-05-2014 02:18 AM
View BinghamtonEd's profile (online now)

Prefinish this toy box, then assemble? (With picture)

03-03-2014 12:19 PM by BinghamtonEd

Here is a toy box I’m working on. Construction is almost complete, jus...

4 03-03-2014 02:54 PM
View shopslave's profile

looking for advice

03-02-2014 09:44 PM by shopslave

Hello, im looking for any advice for the most appropriate finish to use on zi...

8 03-03-2014 05:55 AM
View Ocelot's profile

Water-based poly. I'm sure I'm doing it wrong.

02-21-2014 09:34 PM by Ocelot

This has been my first try at water-based finishes and I’m not too happ...

28 03-03-2014 03:46 AM
View ravensrock's profile

Steps for finishing oak end table

02-08-2014 05:14 PM by ravensrock

Hi everyone, I’m a long time lurker, fairly recent member and first ...

13 03-03-2014 12:18 AM
View AWood's profile

White film in finish

03-02-2014 10:05 PM by AWood

I have two laquer finished bar stools. I have a white film on the finish whic...

1 03-02-2014 10:10 PM
View Targa's profile

Question About Using Colored Wax Based Products For Filling In Gaps In Miter Cuts

02-25-2014 05:14 PM by Targa

I have a few very minor gaps in some miter cuts on trim on a project I’...

5 03-02-2014 04:42 PM
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Bulls Eye Sealcoat

02-09-2014 11:27 PM by gamygeezer

My local HD and my local Lowes have both stopped carrying Bulls Eye Sealcoat....

16 03-02-2014 03:59 PM
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Looking for general finish info

02-25-2014 01:50 AM by Gixxerjoe04

I’m wondering if there are any blog posts, or websites with a bunch of ...

5 03-02-2014 02:01 PM
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shellac questions

02-25-2014 09:34 PM by MalcolmLaurel

Got some questions on shellac.  I’ve been using it as my preferred finish for...

2 03-02-2014 01:56 PM
View jasonallen's profile

Finishing Coasters

02-23-2014 10:01 PM by jasonallen

I have made some end grain coasters out of some scraps I had and I am trying ...

8 03-02-2014 01:54 PM
View distrbd's profile

finishing with W/B poly over sanded shellac

07-26-2013 02:21 PM by distrbd

I need to know if you have actually done this:,if regular (not dewaxed) shell...

19 03-02-2014 01:45 PM
View shipmodel's profile

Finish for oak and cherry ...help

02-23-2014 10:53 PM by shipmodel

Hello! This is my project, I make ship models. I have very big problem wit...

5 03-02-2014 01:31 PM

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