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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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Craigslist Sale on Graco Falcon Pump and G15 Gun

11-26-2014 09:08 PM by JAAune

I was at a sale for a cabinet shop in Frankfort, Illinois and picked up a Gra...

0 11-26-2014 09:08 PM
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Questions regarding glue spots, staining and assembling toys/models

11-25-2014 03:16 PM by Nate L.

I did some research on how to deal with glue spots and staining but all the i...

1 11-26-2014 02:37 PM
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Minwax wood hardener.

11-20-2014 09:05 PM by Aodskate

I’m working on a knotty alder coffee table for this cowboy I know. I pu...

3 11-25-2014 06:45 PM
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Repairing dents in finished wood.

11-19-2014 01:34 PM by ShawnSpencer

I have a bunch of dents in a finished bench seat and need some help on how to...

7 11-25-2014 01:07 PM
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Help please. Refinishing old floors.

11-24-2014 09:39 PM by TucsonDave

We own a 100 year old American Four Square home that has been in our family s...

2 11-25-2014 05:06 AM
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Leather Safe Finish

11-24-2014 04:53 PM by Curtis Z

So, I’ve tried some searches, but can’t seem to find what I’...

3 11-25-2014 01:38 AM
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Problems applying thinned salad bowl finish to end- grain cutting boards

11-24-2014 10:00 PM by Jasoninsacramento

Hi everyone. I’ve searched for an answer to this question everywhere an...

2 11-24-2014 10:43 PM
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filling a void?

04-02-2014 04:33 PM by MalcolmLaurel

I’m working on a coffee table from a piece of reclaimed wood. I think ...

17 11-24-2014 02:47 PM
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Wax problem

11-21-2014 06:34 PM by Rich L.

Hello all, I made some small boxes recently. I finished them with Danish o...

6 11-22-2014 06:58 AM
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Exterior bubinga finish

11-21-2014 02:47 AM by SqareD

i am currently working on a curly maple and bubinga cornhole set and need som...

2 11-21-2014 01:41 PM
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Salad Bowl Finish Question

11-17-2014 03:58 PM by SkipV

I have some walnut salad bowls that were finished with a glossy finish when p...

4 11-21-2014 04:09 AM
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Removing Goo from Sticker on Plywood

11-19-2014 04:53 PM by fivecodys

Good morning fellas!Lowe’s, in all its wisdom, places bar code stickers...

19 11-21-2014 02:31 AM
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best way to clean cast iron

11-17-2014 07:14 PM by droppedtuning

hey guys i am restoring several old industrial carts into coffee tables. my q...

20 11-20-2014 03:25 PM
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Outdoor Furniture - Wood Species and Paint Selection

11-09-2014 10:13 PM by JayG46

I’m preparing a quote for a client for an outdoor bar and bar stools. T...

6 11-19-2014 01:17 AM
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Flat Paint Farmhouse Table

11-14-2014 02:31 PM by Dan

I am working on restoring an old Charleston style round table that had a pain...

6 11-18-2014 10:17 PM
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squeeze out on plywood

11-17-2014 08:47 PM by trevorlamont

Hey guys! In your experience, what has been the best way to remove dried glue...

7 11-18-2014 05:38 PM
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Wood Meditation

11-17-2014 01:37 PM by Kaleb the Swede

Hi there all, This is a video for those of us that are amazed at the this ...

3 11-18-2014 02:58 PM
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Selective ebonizing?

11-16-2014 04:38 AM by CFrye

Have any of you done or heard of ebonizing a design on a piece of wood? So fa...

27 11-17-2014 10:29 PM
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Oil and wax

11-13-2014 08:12 PM by HeadMP

Looking into oil and wax finishes, any suggestions?

5 11-17-2014 10:23 PM
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live edge cutting boards and tables

11-17-2014 05:34 PM by willhime

is there a good way to finish live edge for cutting boards that would be food...

1 11-17-2014 07:22 PM

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