Learn about wood finishing techniques. Read woodworking articles on sanding, glazing, colorant and decorative finishes.
By Jared Patchin | Updated: 12/11/2012 10:00:00 AM
This alder armoire project, inspired by my client Cornerstone Interior Design, incorporated turned legs, and semi-transparent stains and distressed glazing.
By Bill Esler | Updated: 10/31/2012 8:27:00 PM
Interstate Plywood is now an official local distributor of the Chemcraft brand line of wood coating products as Chemcraft further expands distribution.
By Bernie Bottens | Updated: 10/25/2012 11:57:00 AM
For wood finishing, If clarity is an issue, spray initial coats with a gloss product and only use the final coat to create the sheen level that you want.
By Todd Costello | Updated: 10/18/2012 6:06:00 PM
Thousands of woodshops are working with the same wood species and similar equipment. However, the finish on your wood countertop can make a world of difference.
By Bill Esler | Updated: 09/17/2012 9:29:00 PM
Prime Heat says its robotic curing lamps coupled with self-guided guided carts automates three-dimensional curing of assembled furniture and casegoods. Halogen and UV versions are available. A video shows it work.
By Bernie Bottens | Updated: 08/02/2012 4:19:00 PM
How to apply a finishing option for increasing color intensity: use the dye and wipe stain. In this system, a dye is applied prior to the wipe stain.
By Bill Esler | Updated: 08/02/2012 3:57:00 PM
The latest jigsaws from Bosch feature improved guides to keep blades aligned, even in strenuous cuts.