Looks like I found what could be a relatively durable finish which doesn’t scratch too easily. I’ve tried it on walnut and oak. For the walnut frame, oil-based stain was followed by three coats of Watco Danish Oil, then two coats of ...
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Tried staining pine with the same schedule: sanded the box to final grit 150; dyed with TT Brown Mahogany, almost no grain was raised after application of the dye solution in water—no scuffing was done; wiped on a good coat of Minwax Tung oi...
The goal is to get a finish similar to this from groovyman6. Sample boads are rift sawn white oak, first dyed with Transtint Brown Mahogany, either at 1 to 32 dilution (two thinner bands) or at 1 to 15 (three thicker bands): (photo taken in ...
We have been thinking about replacing the old entrance door. The door is really old and painted white. Besides, the door jambs, the threshold and sidelight show signs of wear and moisture damage; they are a bit out of square, the joints have bec...