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Learn about wood finishing techniques. Read woodworking articles on sanding, glazing, colorant and decorative finishes.
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.
By Bernie Bottens | Updated: 07/19/2012 9:13:00 AM
Depending on the look required of a project and the species of wood involved, a dye and a wipe may be a better finishing option.
By Bernie Bottens | Updated: 07/12/2012 11:25:00 AM
Trends in kitchen cabinet colors continue to leaning towards darker, more furniture-like colors. Depending on the look required and the species of wood involved, a dye and a wipe may be the ticket.
By Bernie Bottens | Updated: 07/05/2012 10:44:00 AM
If you take the time to apply a good post-cat sealer over your wipe stain before you apply your shader then you gain some advantages.
By Bernie Botttens | Updated: 06/28/2012 11:06:00 AM
Today we are going to talk about the nuts and bolts of creating shaders. Speed and distance are your friends when applying color with a spray gun but color intensity is of equal importance.
By Bernie Bottens | Updated: 06/21/2012 9:25:00 AM
Today I’m continuing our discussion of color applications; first by finishing a few pointers on wiping stains and then on how to develop your own stain recipe.