Top Ten With The Right Approach Applying A Gorgeous Finish Isn T That Hard These 10 Finishing Tips Will Get You Started In The Right Direction
Top ten with the right approach applying a gorgeous finish isn t that hard these 10 finishing tips will get you started in the right direction is article about Magazine bookmarked by greg with ID 1228728431 was uploaded on 28-02-2019 and has been viewed 2,632 times.
Top 10 Small Shop Finishing Tips Photo by Rob Brown 1.Do some researchWhether it's reading books and magazines or talking with experienced finishers, learn the science behind wood finishing.Learning the basics of why and how you finish wood is an important first step.
2.Learn proper sanding techniqueNo finish will be beautiful if the wood isn't sanded properly.It's more than just starting with a coarse grit and moving to a finer grit.Realizing that machine and hand sanding work hand in hand, as well as how to deal with end grain, different wood species and many other finer points of sanding will pay off down the road.
3.Make sample boardsThis is where you can see how a specific finish will look on a specific species of wood, before ruining a project.Different finishes create different looks depending on the wood they're on, how figured the wood is and many other factors.
Just because a finish looks good on one species doesn't mean it will look good on another.4.ExperimentLike science, great things happen when you least expect them.Layering different colours, applying different top-coats over those colours, using different application approaches and using different faux finishing techniques can provide you...