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 hagem's profile

ashes as stain

03-19-2013 10:30 AM by hagem

Hello, My husband and I are planning on putting down a new wood floor, we ...

1 03-19-2013 04:28 PM
View Logan Windram's profile

Quarter Sawn Oak Table Advice

03-16-2013 06:40 PM by Logan Windram

So, my original plan was to build this table in QS Oak for the base, 1Inch Wa...

8 03-18-2013 08:01 PM
View keathb's profile

I need help with ingredients for a finish

03-17-2013 09:42 PM by keathb

Hey guys, I used to work with a guy who taught me to build furniture but I un...

4 03-18-2013 02:37 AM
View steve's profile

Right out of the can, man! Gen. Fin. Enduro Water-based Lacquer get's my approval.

03-18-2013 01:10 AM by steve

Right out of the can, man.I use General Finishes Enduro water-based Lacquer –...

1 03-18-2013 01:16 AM
View pashley's profile

Bush Oil finishing system.

12-21-2012 08:21 PM by pashley

Can you share your experience with Bush Oil products? I saw a brief demo a...

7 03-17-2013 11:13 PM
View Logan Windram's profile

Fuji HVLP Turbine Systems

11-14-2012 12:43 AM by Logan Windram

Anybody have experience with these machines?? The reviews at a variety of so...

20 03-17-2013 01:06 PM
View Mrkixx's profile

Best finish

03-16-2013 11:18 PM by Mrkixx

Hi Guys & Gals, I do have a very good question, what is the best way to F...

4 03-17-2013 03:58 AM
View Thalweg's profile

Toned Lacquer

03-16-2013 03:57 AM by Thalweg

I’m refinishing the cabinets in an old Airstream camper. The woodwork i...

1 03-16-2013 04:04 AM
View Lee Barker's profile

2 Questions for Experienced Dye Users

03-14-2013 05:39 PM by Lee Barker

The project: Embellishing a dilapidated oak library chair, specifically the ...

4 03-15-2013 11:50 PM
View Odiferous's profile

Remedial Finishing

03-14-2013 05:58 PM by Odiferous

I see articles and videos galore about choosing finishes and techniques for a...

2 03-15-2013 12:01 AM
View wrightly's profile

overarm pin router finish?

03-13-2013 11:41 PM by wrightly

i’ve almost completed and overarm pin router jig. i couldn’t ...

0 03-13-2013 11:41 PM
View scottishbob's profile

spray finish indoors (paint)

02-18-2013 07:05 PM by scottishbob

Hi can anyone help me , I have recently fitted some MDF TV units, window seat...

21 03-13-2013 10:46 AM
View Jim Finn's profile

Drying board

03-11-2013 09:22 PM by Jim Finn

I am looking for a source for what is called a “Drying Board” It ...

13 03-13-2013 12:32 AM
View LearningAsIGo's profile

Latex enamel vs oil and is poly needed?

03-10-2013 04:50 PM by LearningAsIGo

When you are ready to enter the finishing stages of a project what are the pr...

17 03-12-2013 09:33 PM
View bygrace's profile

Stain or Dye, what's your preference?

01-15-2013 01:01 AM by bygrace

I’ve been playing around with stains and dyes, trying to figure out whi...

9 03-12-2013 08:02 PM
View RussellAP's profile

Being frank about finishes

12-12-2012 03:13 PM by RussellAP

One of my friends here on LJ is Charles Neil, he’s a pro finisher and I...

11 03-12-2013 01:19 PM
View Brobab's profile

India ink vs spray paint

03-11-2013 01:15 AM by Brobab

I am completing an ambrosia maple kitchen table. The top is highly figured a...

7 03-11-2013 04:04 PM
View cutworm's profile

What is the best paint/finish stripper?

03-11-2013 12:59 AM by cutworm

I bought a gallon of Crown stripper at Lowes and don’t care much for it...

5 03-11-2013 10:51 AM
View JMattTX's profile

Finish Ideas for Desktop

03-09-2013 08:45 AM by JMattTX

Hey guys, I’m new to this site, and to woodworking. I’m build...

6 03-10-2013 06:01 PM
View camps764's profile

Low odor finish for clothes basket/hamper

03-08-2013 01:18 PM by camps764

Good morning ya’ll! Boy scouts honor I tried searching for this befo...

12 03-10-2013 05:06 PM

« prev 1 ... 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 ... 156 next »
3108 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