Tag: staining

30 What's the purpose of raising the grain before finishing a furniture piece? 2015-03-17T15:24:51.210

24 How can I prepare the end grain for stain, so that its final appearance matches the rest of the wood? 2015-03-17T15:39:32.773

14 Can I apply water-based polyurethane over an oil based stain? 2015-07-23T17:53:32.060

12 Should you always use Pre-Stain? 2015-04-17T23:24:42.777

10 Glue spots under stain 2015-05-09T00:28:37.283

10 How do I correct extreme crossgrain cupping? 2015-08-18T09:57:49.087

9 Best method to stain the "side" of a project 2015-04-27T23:30:22.353

8 Wood conditioner between stain layers 2015-05-07T23:24:58.203

7 How challenging is it to sand a stained oak floor? 2015-06-19T18:04:03.957

7 How do I prevent stain from being removed during sanding? 2015-07-21T16:39:59.500

7 Interior or Exterior stain for garage steps and shelves? 2015-07-23T04:30:37.717

7 How long should I wait for staining a new deck? 2015-08-24T22:45:45.733

7 How do I remove a watermark? 2015-09-13T07:08:46.010

7 Questions about my custom stain and cleanup 2015-09-21T18:39:59.620

7 I wonder how this alternating stain effect is made 2015-10-04T14:02:19.590

7 Chlorine bleach on poplar 2015-10-22T02:32:44.627

6 How can I use tea to replicate the look of ammonia fumed wood? 2015-03-29T23:43:25.943

6 How is a "paintbrushed" distressed texture created? 2015-04-28T03:27:48.197

6 How can I finish a piece consisting of multiple species to yield an overall cohesive appearance? 2015-05-23T04:25:57.600

6 What woods take stain well? 2015-12-08T18:41:21.600

6 Wood Staining is blotchy and black...HELP! 2016-10-29T17:48:19.703

5 Should I attempt to stain to all of the trim in a room (floor to ceiling)? 2015-03-31T14:05:15.387

5 What qualities do tea and steel wool vinegar offer as stains? 2015-04-28T20:34:20.687

5 How can I match a finish on furniture when re-finishing? 2015-04-30T04:49:31.623

5 Choosing a vinegar when making my own oxidizing stain 2015-08-18T02:40:13.747

5 Applying oils over stains 2015-09-28T12:06:34.600

5 Best way to apply stain 2016-02-11T17:06:29.540

5 Wear out of wooden floor 2017-04-26T11:33:21.607

5 Ran into a few issues while staining my table top 2017-07-31T12:13:30.187

5 After stripping paint and applying wood stain, item is looking very blotchy... now what? 2018-01-07T19:13:21.957

4 How can I stain birch plywood to match sapele? 2015-05-09T22:30:03.150

4 Tongue and Groove Wall Paneling 2015-08-11T04:13:21.317

4 Should pre stain be used with gel stain? 2015-12-08T16:37:42.153

4 How to fix water damage to wooden table 2015-12-16T15:41:39.343

4 I accidentally used woodglue that doesn't stain. How do I fix it? 2016-04-28T01:31:55.857

4 What is an easy way to seal wood for outdoor garden use 2016-04-29T20:52:43.787

4 removing dye from wood floor 2016-05-18T16:09:09.270

4 Paying 700 dollars to stain pine steps that is not absorbing stain! 2016-11-18T00:28:16.177

4 Using BLO on a Base Used for an Electrical Lamp 2016-12-19T18:28:32.183

4 Can you apply water based stain over oil based wood conditioner? 2017-05-03T00:08:00.050

4 How well does Walnut take stain? 2017-11-05T00:21:52.847

3 Is there such a thing as the same stain as wood color? 2015-06-19T16:21:46.070

3 Varathane applied over oil-based stain before it cured - fixes? 2015-11-01T15:31:08.523

3 What oil/stain/finish to use on a cedar spoon? 2016-02-17T03:01:30.643

3 Ideas for removing fire blight 'stain'? 2016-03-03T21:35:58.937

3 Can I decorate linseed oil treated wood table with a blowtorch? 2016-03-13T13:24:45.140

3 Pre-stain Conditioner After Sanding 2016-03-16T20:31:13.750

3 Should I use solid color wood stain or paint for my project? 2016-04-28T14:19:07.013

3 Stain won't take on wood stair nose 2016-06-30T02:15:55.827

3 Use Baby oil instead of mineral oil on cutting boards 2016-07-08T23:46:53.083

3 How to de-emphasize grain in red oak shelves 2016-08-14T21:28:26.943

3 Why would stain change color from one project to another? 2016-10-23T23:48:45.717

3 How long does it take for the odor to go away after applying varnish? 2016-12-23T21:45:24.553

3 Fixing a wood stain issue 2017-04-11T17:21:58.430

3 What can be done to correct wipe-on poly that is still tacky after 24 hours? 2017-05-05T23:33:33.330

3 Problem staining an oak barrel 2017-05-27T01:46:11.053

3 Didn't let wood dry between coats of stain & poly. How to correct? 2017-05-30T10:43:37.600

3 Can I blow torch a table that is already stained?...what would happen? Thanks 2017-06-09T06:30:30.540

3 Do I need to add natural stain before applying polyurethane for natural finish? 2017-08-04T14:49:42.247

3 How to stain hickory 2017-09-04T16:19:18.887

3 Stain not adhering to wood 2017-11-06T18:49:59.487

3 Finish for hand painted/lettered wood sign 2017-12-02T03:26:18.067

2 How can I match gunstock oak with pine? 2015-11-17T19:38:51.510

2 looking to seal cedar playset 2016-01-18T13:37:51.740

2 Waterproofing Wood With Left Over Polyurethane (Aesthetics irrelevant to project) 2016-10-06T18:40:45.563

2 Stair treads do not look smooth after sanding and finishing 2017-06-01T03:09:36.750

2 Voids, epoxy and staining compatibility 2017-08-13T17:01:09.923

2 Rough polyurethane job. 2017-09-01T23:18:16.257

2 Uniform oak dying: attenuate the grain 2017-09-03T11:29:20.923

2 Blotching like you've never seen before! 2017-11-15T18:51:43.923

2 Do I need a pre-stain conditioner if I'm not staining? 2018-01-31T00:58:54.403

1 Can you apply wood with glue over stained areas? 2016-04-22T16:50:47.300

1 Type of stain...? 2016-11-08T23:31:49.473

1 This was my first attempt to making a coffee table. I have some issues where stain didnt take 2016-12-07T12:43:39.557

1 Best way to correct splotchy stain job on MDF? 2017-01-18T21:10:46.933

1 Splotches Showing Up when Staining Staircase 2017-01-24T22:49:53.750

1 Clean and protect cabinets and railing 2017-02-05T00:04:49.607

1 Wood garden bench 2017-06-08T18:18:44.410

1 Wood Conditioner needed with Citrus Solvent / Tung Oil? 2017-09-06T15:32:59.770

1 Refinishing wood: Should I use wood conditioner after light sanding before staining an old desk? 2017-09-17T12:21:16.120

1 How do I apply Minwax Polyshades Espresso stain over two coats of Polyshades Pecan stain to darken a bit? 2017-10-01T14:29:28.193

1 Was there paint under the stain I stripped off? 2017-10-24T19:21:27.990

1 moisture after first layer of stain.. now what? 2017-12-14T18:06:37.567

1 Cabinet Stain Issues 2018-01-08T02:58:18.530

1 Lacquer brush marks, and dullness, on wood surface - what to do? 2018-01-21T08:36:55.573

1 Can I remove color oil stain excess from my piece of wood? 2018-02-06T18:23:24.590

1 Pre-conditioner on seep through stain? 2018-02-22T18:12:03.750

0 I am about to stain a new Redwood deck. Does anybody have first hand experience with a good stain for Direct/Heavy Sunlight? 2016-05-04T20:24:17.607

0 Suggestions for OSB coating 2016-11-26T22:22:07.503

0 Tacky/ gummy Danish oil surface on stained, Tasmanian Oak 2017-01-08T05:25:26.470

0 Refinishing - how much to sand 2017-03-19T17:49:39.723

0 How should I fix my stained trim from being sticky? 2017-04-07T16:24:41.507

0 Knots bleeding thru on the deck 2017-04-10T23:58:20.530

0 Preventing dust spots when staining outside 2017-07-24T12:51:19.667

0 Can Varathane water based finish be applied on oiled wood? 2017-09-07T01:17:28.050

0 Should I use a conditioner on maple before applying tung oil finish or polyurethane? 2017-11-26T05:07:43.067

0 How to fix this blotchy staining job? 2018-01-01T19:01:59.013

0 Bleeding bubbles through stain 2018-03-10T17:50:49.973