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 Charlie's profile

Bay window seat. Finishing?

03-04-2013 11:11 PM by Charlie

Getting a new window installed in the living room. This one will be a bow win...

8 10-03-2013 02:00 AM
View JoeMurphy's profile

"Production" lettering

10-02-2013 04:11 PM by JoeMurphy

I am building a bunch of toy swords for a school fundraiser. I have a custom...

10 10-03-2013 01:05 AM
View EWJSMITH's profile

Best or Recommended Finish For Tea Light Holders

10-02-2013 01:20 AM by EWJSMITH

Hi all, I have some tea light holders made from birch, purpleheart, cherry...

5 10-02-2013 08:34 PM
View Steven Gaffin's profile

Fingerprints in fuming?!

10-01-2013 06:51 PM by Steven Gaffin

I was talking to a work associate, who also does woodworking, and I brought u...

4 10-02-2013 02:30 PM
View bbc557ci's profile

Cedar Exterior Doors - need to protect

09-30-2013 11:14 PM by bbc557ci

Hello all. I’m in the process (almost finished actually) of making up ...

3 10-02-2013 01:20 PM
View WillTheEngineer's profile

Heat Affect on Finish for Entertainment Center Shelf

09-30-2013 05:07 PM by WillTheEngineer

Hello, Apologies if I missed this topic in my search. I’m finishing ...

6 10-01-2013 12:29 PM
View Woodworker101's profile

Spray Varnish

09-30-2013 09:29 AM by Woodworker101

Hi, I have been using spray varnishes to finish off my scroll saw projects...

2 09-30-2013 05:59 PM
View coonazz's profile

Recommended pour-on epoxy for cedar slab dining room table?

09-30-2013 02:46 PM by coonazz

This is my first big project and I’m trying to decide on a finish. I&#...

6 09-30-2013 04:34 PM
View ptkaster's profile

How do I combat polyurethane clouding?

09-27-2013 08:54 PM by ptkaster

I just finished a coffee table with minwax high-gloss polyurethane. I sanded ...

11 09-30-2013 03:06 AM
View higtron's profile

Trans Tint in water based Poly

09-29-2013 05:50 PM by higtron

Is trans tint compatible with water based Polycyrilic.

2 09-29-2013 11:16 PM
View MikeinSC's profile

finishes and types of wood

09-22-2013 02:16 PM by MikeinSC

About a year ago I found a writeup that listed types of wood and finishes tha...

12 09-29-2013 03:44 PM
View Peter5's profile

a little confused about watco danish oil

05-02-2012 05:04 PM by Peter5

I use Watco Danish oil to finish pretty much everything, and for the longest ...

46 09-29-2013 03:20 PM
View helluvawreck's profile

Best Way to Apply a Watco Danish Oil Finish With Topcat? Links to Good Tutorial?

05-13-2012 02:40 PM by helluvawreck

Most of you know that I’m not an advanced craftsman. I have been making...

15 09-29-2013 01:12 PM
View mbs's profile

Respirator for spraying Sherwin Williams CAB acrylic lacquer?

09-28-2013 05:36 AM by mbs

I’m looking for a specific recommendation for a half mask respirator th...

8 09-28-2013 08:56 PM
View CharlesA's profile

Heirloom Carving, should I do anything?

09-28-2013 02:49 PM by CharlesA

I have a carving that our family has had for at least 50 years. My parents w...

9 09-28-2013 06:57 PM
View Shopsmithtom's profile

Spraying waterborn finishes

05-30-2012 03:58 PM by Shopsmithtom

I volunteered to help a friend with some finishing work & rather than do ...

19 09-28-2013 05:55 PM
View phlyers's profile

Cheaper alternative.

09-28-2013 03:02 AM by phlyers

Hey guys for applications where all I want to do is highlight the grain and p...

6 09-28-2013 03:24 PM
View john2005's profile (online now)

Spraying shellac

09-26-2013 04:24 AM by john2005

Ok, how many of you spray shellac, and how do you do it. I work at a body sh...

12 09-27-2013 01:07 PM
View Laughran's profile

Orange peel with spray can of Shellac

09-26-2013 11:45 AM by Laughran

I bought a spray can of Zissner Bulls Eye Shellac, when sprayed on my project...

5 09-27-2013 10:10 AM
View comboprof's profile

Question on tack cloths.

09-23-2013 09:59 PM by comboprof

About 12 years ago my wife bought 50 Gerson Tack cloths for resale in her cra...

9 09-27-2013 07:05 AM

« prev 1 ... 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 ... 159 next »
3171 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