The finish is the most critical part of any woodworking project. If it’s applied correctly, the results can be breathtakingly beautiful. This reference book is a guide for choosing and applying the best new finishes on the market — safely, beautifully and effectively. In 10 color illustrated, step-by-step projects, you’ll learn the keys to proper sanding, filling, glazing, lacquering, shellacking and more.
From the exact grade of sandpaper to the precise formula for each stain, this book provides comprehensive instruction for several popular wood finishes. Featured are oils, beautiful dyes and polyurethane, warm glazes and shellac, and stripping and refinishing.