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Forum topic by mel_lissa posted 06-22-2014 09:00 PM 1062 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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mel_lissa

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06-22-2014 09:00 PM

http://www.pinterest.com/pin/233061349435951883/
Assuming this vanity is Alder wood.
How do you think it is finished?
Thank you!!


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#1 posted 06-23-2014 03:46 AM

Probably an oil.stain or something like Watco. Alder blotches like pine and maple, so the unevenness is a “feature” in this application.

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#2 posted 06-23-2014 04:39 AM

It doesn’t look weathered to me, just blotchy.

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#3 posted 06-23-2014 08:36 AM

Vinegar, steel wool and tea. Sounds strange, but look it up.

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#4 posted 06-23-2014 05:20 PM

I’m not sure that is alder. Doesn’t look like the alder I’ve worked with.

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