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How To Get Dark Cabinet Colors? Use a Dye and Wipe Stain.

By Bernie Bottens Posted: 08/02/2012 4:19PM

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.


Tailoring On Site with Precise Jigsaws

By Bill Esler Posted: 08/02/2012 3:57PM

The latest jigsaws from Bosch feature improved guides to keep blades aligned, even in strenuous cuts.


Dye and Wipe Finishing Options

By Bernie Bottens Posted: 07/19/2012 9:13AM

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.


Dark Cabinet Colors? Use A Dye and A Wipe

By Bernie Bottens Posted: 07/12/2012 11:25AM

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.




More On Color Shaders

By Bernie Bottens Posted: 07/05/2012 10:44AM

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.


Recipe for Creating Color Shaders

By Bernie Botttens Posted: 06/28/2012 11:06AM

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.


Do You Know How to Make a Wipe Stain?

By Bernie Bottens Posted: 06/21/2012 9:25AM

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.


Shader Recipes and Wipe Discussion

By Bernie Bottens Posted: 06/15/2012 10:40AM

Today we are going to continue through a multi-week progression on color application.


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