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Forum topic by wooloowin_paul posted 02-07-2011 05:58 PM 1021 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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02-07-2011 05:58 PM

i habe finally made the move from australia to thye usa.the house comes with a beautiful fireplacemade from quarter sawn white oak.not being familiar with the us woods,& fireplaces.the question i ask is are there any special needs being a fireplace.what generally will be the best finish to bring out the beautiful grain of the oak.looking forward to being enlightened by you wonderful folks out there.

-- paulC

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#1 posted 02-08-2011 08:12 AM

Do a search for “QSWO FINISH” there are a lot of good finish Ideas.

This is a very cool way to make it POP. HERE:

Try this too. HERE:

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