FAQs: General Finishes Water Based and Oil Based Wood Finishes

Frequently Asked Questions regarding General Finishes water based and oil based wood finishes. Tips on how to finish wood and more.

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Repairing & Trouble Shooting Oil Based Finishes

Preparation and Sanding

Gel Stains (Oil Based)

Gel Satin Topcoat

Milk Paint

Dry Times for Finishes Applied Over Raw Wood

Technique Tips

General Questions

Glaze Effects

Butcher Block Oil

High Performance Water Based Top Coat

Repairing & Trouble Shooting Water Based Finishes

Color correction (toning)


Satin Finishing Wax

Flat Out Flat

Pro Floor Finishes

Wood Stains (Water Based)

Exterior Stains & Topcoats


Salad Bowl Finish

Spraying Finishes

Dry Times for Finishes Applied Aver an Existing Finished Surface

Oil Based Liquid Stains

Dye Stains (Water Based)

Storing Finishes


Wood Turners Finish