As requested. Here's the top! She's almost done!
/r/finishingTeak veneer table. Looking for advice on what is going on here and how to fix it. More info in comments.
/r/finishingWant to refinish this craigslist table but I've never done anything like this before - please assess my plan in comments?
/r/finishingI have a customer that wants to refinish all the wood in there salon. Never took on a job this large.
/r/finishingKitchen Table refinish help
/r/finishingNew finisher here. Finishing a maple slab (endgrain) with a 1lb cut of shellac and there is one spot that seems to be just soaking up the shellac. I've put a ton of coats on the spot but it still won't take any shellac. Does anyone have any idea why this may be happening?
/r/finishingBeginning restoration of the old teak floor in my tiny home, I’ve ordered teak oil and rented a drum sander, is there any advice you can give me, it’s my first time doing this. Thank you!
/r/finishingWhat’s causing this? (More info in comments)
/r/finishingOxalyic acid on cherry damaged spots(caused by sodium hydroxide-lye-another project) is this the best I can hope for? How to fill/cover? Will put a dark stain over it.
/r/finishingHow can I fix this? Believe I overbrushed my primer and for whatever reason thought it would even out after paint.
/r/finishingWater based top coat over Gel stain? Can I use these together over maple? Trying to avoid any yellowing, but need a protective coat for the table.
/r/finishingHelp with last poly coat please. I’ve apples two poly coats and sanded per instructions. There’s a haze on the surface now. I’ve cleaned well with cloth and mineral spirits. Am I good to go with my last coat? Or will the haze seal in?
/r/finishingHelp Finishing this Old Chest
/r/finishingStaining issues. Dark spots on red oak.
/r/finishingWhat is the best caulk or putty to match mahogany?
/r/finishingI painted a dresser and it has sat for about two weeks without a top coat. These white splotches appeared over everything. What happened and can I just paint over it? Or do I have to prime it again?
/r/finishingAny tips on how to maintain this teak table? Info in comments.
/r/finishingIdeal finish for a maple game board?
/r/finishingAny hope for this tabletop?
/r/finishingHow to finish off a rubbed oil on Walnut to get a bit of a shine on the final surface?
/r/finishingFirst time staining. Any advice on how to remove this spots?
/r/finishingWhat would be the best/easiest way to fix up the wear and tear on this table? Unfortunately I don’t have access to a garage or shed, nor do I own many tools.
/r/finishingAdvice on Patchy Varnish
/r/finishingThis appeared in between sanding layers of varnish. Is it just where I hit a patch that hadn't dried? Best way to solve?
/r/finishingToday I learned to always stir up the finish before applying if it has pigments. I first did the top part, then poured more from the bottle to do the bottom part, and apparently the pigments had settled to the bottom of the bottle (Rubio Monocoat).
/r/finishingTwo oak handles oiled with mineral oil, right one darker than the left handle. Why?
/r/finishing1942 Philco Console Radio, How can you repair a damaged finish?
/r/finishingRubio Monocoat for my new back door (oak). So perfect it's almost too good, like a factory finish
/r/finishingAdvice Needed - First Time Furniture Restoration/Finishing