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 mtappe's profile

what hvlp sprayer to use for stains and polyurthane

02-03-2014 07:30 PM by mtappe

what hvlp sprayer to use for stains and polyurthane thats not too expensive j...

3 02-04-2014 01:56 AM
View Steve Kreins's profile

Filling In Small Cracks

01-25-2014 02:18 AM by Steve Kreins

I’m working on my first cutting board, end grain, and I noticed a few s...

7 02-04-2014 01:18 AM
View 240sxguy's profile

Fisheyed varnish after refinish, obvious contamination... best methods the 2nd go round'?

01-27-2014 12:45 PM by 240sxguy

Hey everybody! First post here. I’ve read this forum as a lurker for a ...

19 02-03-2014 11:11 PM
View Firefighter's profile

Filling oak grain

02-03-2014 02:40 AM by Firefighter

I am planning on painting our dated oak cabinets. Can anyone suggest a way to...

5 02-03-2014 12:17 PM
View CharlesNeil's profile

Im not Nut's .. ( debateable )..Removing White Rings ..Just watch

01-30-2014 10:40 PM by CharlesNeil

Ok , this is getting around the internet, so my fellow LJ don’t get lef...

21 02-03-2014 08:55 AM
View Gene Howe's profile

Summit HVLP System First Use Impressions

07-02-2013 04:33 PM by Gene Howe

I already had a gravity fed gun I used with my 7 hp, 80 gallon compressor. It...

17 02-01-2014 05:00 PM
View RussellAP's profile

My new old table

01-31-2014 09:46 PM by RussellAP

Made this yesterday. The top is hard maple with dark mahogany gel coat an...

1 02-01-2014 04:10 PM
View BigDaddy2121's profile

Why is my orbital sander leaving marks on Iroko end grain cutting board?

01-06-2014 03:05 PM by BigDaddy2121

Hey folks – I am fairly new to woodworking and am making an end grain c...

18 02-01-2014 03:54 PM
View SuperCubber's profile

Coloring Wood Black?

01-30-2014 11:54 PM by SuperCubber

I’m building an aquarium stand for my sister, and she wants it to be bl...

23 02-01-2014 02:39 PM
View b2rtch's profile

Questions about epoxy finish

01-26-2014 02:46 PM by b2rtch

I just discovered epoxy finish for wood.At work all our floors are finished w...

18 02-01-2014 01:30 PM
View daviddoria's profile

Circles in sprayed shellac

01-29-2014 09:45 PM by daviddoria

I am spraying (with an Earlex 5500) BullsEye SealCoat dyed with some TransTin...

11 02-01-2014 12:22 AM
View RussellAP's profile

That attic look.

01-31-2014 12:22 AM by RussellAP

I was talking with a friend today and she told me that the finish on a few of...

4 01-31-2014 05:34 PM
View mark76wa's profile

Drift wood

01-31-2014 12:25 AM by mark76wa

I found a really nice piece of drift wood a year and a half ago and stuck it ...

3 01-31-2014 11:55 AM
View SteveGaskins's profile

Antique Look for Mahogany

01-18-2014 10:21 PM by SteveGaskins

Most woodworkers have seen professionals make a low boy or high boy from maho...

2 01-31-2014 03:29 AM
View SouthernBoy's profile

First time finishing

01-29-2014 11:41 PM by SouthernBoy

I have made small projects and just thrown some poly or lacquer on it and cal...

3 01-30-2014 12:35 AM
View CaptCoan's profile

sinker cypress, how to and what

01-29-2014 02:47 AM by CaptCoan

I’m new to finishing and know nothing other than brushing on a coat of ...

1 01-29-2014 03:17 AM
View RussellAP's profile

How much will it take?

01-28-2014 09:20 PM by RussellAP

I’m bidding a job to stain a deck and a wooden fence. I plan to use a w...

6 01-29-2014 02:21 AM
View bowedcurly's profile

what is one good finish that

01-28-2014 06:21 PM by bowedcurly

you can use on ething that is easy for a knucklehead like me to use, I hate f...

12 01-29-2014 01:30 AM
View CharlesNeil's profile

Wanted 2 newbies

01-28-2014 03:52 PM by CharlesNeil

I do a little on line finishing class, and I need some feed back… The f...

10 01-28-2014 06:01 PM
View Targa's profile

Need Goof-Proof Finishing Recommendations

01-27-2014 04:38 PM by Targa

I’m getting closer to completing my first woodworking project – a...

19 01-28-2014 12:24 PM

« prev 1 ... 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 ... 198 next »
3957 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