Water Based Paints, Glazes and Pigmented Top Coats

Are you looking for furniture, cabinet or millwork finishes? Environment friendly General Finishes green water base finishes are easy to apply, durable, and simple to repair. Our special waterborne formulas deliver extraordinary depth and vibrancy of color that cannot be achieved in any oil based product.

Stain Blocker

Stain-Tannin Blocker

Stain Blocker is GF's NEW water based white primer. GFSB can be used to protect pigmented finishes from stain, dye and wood tannin bleed-through. Use over an existing finish, raw wood, or MDF as a base coat for GF Milk Paints, Chalk Style Paints, & Pigmented Polys.

Enduro White Undercoat

White Undercoat for Professional Wood Finishing

White Undercoat is very much like our Sanding Sealer with the addition of white colorant to provide primer undercoat for white/off-white finishes. High solids facilitate a fast film build. It dries tack free in 10-20 minutes.

Enduro Pigmented Black & White Poly

Enduro Black and White Poly

Enduro Pigmented Poly is a high solids pigmented finish. It is ideal for cabinets and millwork. Stocked in Black and White, custom colors are available upon request. White and Clear can be used as tint bases to achieve endless colors. For non architectural use. Can be used with General Finishes Glaze Effects.

Glaze Effects

Glaze Effects | Furniture | Cabinet Glazes | General Finishes

Glaze Effects are translucent water based colors used to create beautiful decorative finishes such as distressing, marble, shabby chic, burnishing, color washing, rag rolling and wood graining. Use over Water Based Wood Stains, Milk Paints, Chalk Style Paints and Pearl Effects. Glaze Effects can be inter-mixed or layered to create custom colors. They may also be layered over one another to create deeper, richer looks.

Milk Paint (the stock version of our custom paint)

General Finishes Milk Paints for Interior Exterior Use

Milk Paints are the stock version of General Finishes tintable paint base available in 20 prestocked colors. They are interior/exterior acrylic water based paints suitable for indoor or outdoor furniture, crafts, and cabinets and are easily applied using an HVLP or conventional sprayer to produce a high quality satin sheen finish.


General Finishes Extender

Extender is a wetting additive used to increase the drying time of any water based stain, topcoat or glaze. Available in gallons and 16 ounces individually and 4 ounce sizes by the case.

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