Retail Wood Finishing Products

Water Based Paints, Pearl Effects & Glazes

Environment friendly General Finishes water based finishes are easy to apply, durable and simple to repair. Need some inspiration? Visit the General Finishes Design Center or Pinterest Board for Water Based Paint ideas.

Water Based Wood Stains and Dye Stains

Water Based Wood and Dye Stains allow you to create the truest, deepest colors possible on any wood species. Need some inspiration? Visit the General Finishes Design Center or Pinterest Board for Wood and Dye Stain ideas.

Water Based Topcoats and Sanding Sealers

Formulated to be durable and consumer friendly, these "green" wood finishes are continuing to earn high marks in the wood finishing world.

Oil Based Wood Stains & Sealers

Our oil based finishes have been foolproof for over 60 years. As a testimony to General Finishes Wood Stains' overall excellence, several woodworking magazines have awarded GF Stains their highest recommendations in national competitions. Need some inspiration? Visit the General Finishes Design Center or Pinterest Board for Oil Based Wood Stain ideas.

Oil Based Topcoats

We have the superior Wipe-on Oil-base Wood Top Coats in liquid or gel: pre-stain conditioners, urethanes and oil & urethane combinations. Need some inspiration? Visit the General Finishes Design Center or Pinterest Board for Oil Based Topcoat ideas.

Furniture Oils, Polishes and Waxes

All furniture develops a patina of fine scratches with use. Occasionally, an accidental nick or scratch occurs that is beyond the definition of patina and requires touch up. Check out our furniture oils, polishes and waxes.

Touch-Up Products & Sundries

Nobody knows finishing better than the gang at General Finishes, and here are some of our favorite finishing products and supplies.

Design Center

Determine the color you want, choose your stain or paint and follow our application instructions. You are on your way to the perfect finish! Create customized designer looks and save thousands of dollars, applying our finishes on real wood furniture from your local unfinished furniture retailer.