When I first started learning how to build furniture, I really didn't know how to properly finish a piece and how to stain the wood. I remember my very first build, a chalkboard, I was so excited about it that I didn't even sand the wood before I
Gel stain allows you to make any painted surface (wood, laminate, metal) look like dark stained wood as long as you know the right process. I love to restore furniture and give it a new life. These end tables had water damage and a horrible orange stain
Mandala Style Stencil - Floral Motive Wall Stencil - Original And Unique Wall Stencil
This is almost exactly how I updated a chest of drawers and nightstand though I didn't use a primer or pre-conditioner. The stain/poly combo definitely goes on thick, so you have to be careful to try and do a thin layer.
Citri Strip spray stripper: Where was this 2 weeks ago! Doug spent like 8 hours sanding our dining room table so that I could stain it.Extremely easy how to strip and restrain how-to. I am convinced that stripping is easier than painting now!