Thanks for so your help deciding what to do with this piece. Details in the comments. Welcome to Chicagoland!
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Sanded down more... wood type ID?
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Looking for a low VOC finishing option for this Bench. Is there a safe alternative to stains? I can’t really find anything online that’s not outrageous.
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How to seal whitewash without yellowing?
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To dye or not to dye? The first in my cartography series: Chicagoland! I was going to dye “Chicago” black and the streets grey, but this grain is oh-so-beautiful and I don’t want to disrupt it with dye. What do you think? It’s meant to hang on a wall.
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Should I strip it before sanding?
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Anyone know what type of wood this is?
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Anyone know what type of wood this is?
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Would love suggestions on refinishing this old cedar chest covered in fraying/bad wicker and a broken decorative wood edging. First time doing a project like this. This chest is meant to store my handknits. Limited space + tools, but can borrow.
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Advice on touching up or refinishing these black lacquer bed rails? Scratched them moving. Big bummer. Help would be awesome
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Tea-Stained Oxidized Floating Mantel
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Old Martha Washington Sewing table restored
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Teak outdoor table - need help restoring
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My second refinishing project :) and first post on this forum.
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First project ever and could use some advice. Am I ready to stain, can anyone identify the wood here, and should I condition wood prior to staining?
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Need advice on what kind of finish for repair
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How would you refinish this 50s-60s cedar chest?
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What would be the best way to fix up this scratch on my wood table. Brand new table but I didn’t think to put a cloth down before assembling and now this 4” monstrosity is bugging me.
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What finish or final layer was applied to this brick floor? It was smooth all throughout.
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Sweat drip on epoxy top
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Buffing this oil topcoat onto some cherry trim I installed a while back.
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Oxidized this white oak using an iron acetate solution. Then applied oil finish over it. Customer was ecstatic with the results.
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This heirloom got out away wet, and I cant stand to see it. Short of acid baths, how can I get it clean before an excursion?
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Thanks to those who helped me with my sealant issues. Things turned out great after switching to spray polycrylic!
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Help on removing superficial water damage to an oak (?) bookcase?
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Looking for tips on how to re-finish this old table. Thinking of using resin, but I'm not sure where to start.
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Help! Spilt diffuser oil on my kitchen counter
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9 coats of wipe on poly, and it still looks scuffed when I sand it with 1000-1500 grit. How do I fix this?
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Help! Renovating our stains and toddler got wood glue smudges on every step. Acetone isn’t working to get these off Can I put another coat of poly over it?
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Not sure what to finish this unique door with
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