Oil Vs Water Based Stain Which Should You Use
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Oil vs.Water Based Stain: Which Should You Use? Staining is a crucial step when finishing most woodworking projects as it determines the appearances of the workpiece and also affects the durability.While there are many types of wood stains out there, most woodworkers will always find themselves in a situation where they have to pick between the water-based and oil-based stains.
Both are quite useful stains as they protect and enhance the appearance of the workpiece.However, each has some pros and cons and it will be suitable for different situations.Understanding the advantages and disadvantages of the two common stain types is vital in ensuring that you pick the right one for your project.
Table of Contents 1.Oil Based Stain2.Water-Based StainConclusion1.Oil Based Stain Oil-based wood stains are the most commonly used and they are what comes to may woodworkers mind when they think of wood stain.
These stains will have a linseed oil base or a mixture of linseed with varnish which gives woodworkers plenty of time to wipe off any excess before the stain dries.Make 16,000 woodworking projects with detailed step-by-step plans.
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