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Get The Look - Corinth Blue and Pitch Black Glaze Effects Get the Look: Corinth Blue Milk Paint glazed with Pitch Black Glaze Effects makes the perfect dark blue!. .

Get The Look - Corinth Blue and Pitch Black Glaze Effects

Get the Look: Corinth Blue Milk Paint glazed with Pitch Black Glaze Effects makes the perfect dark blue!

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Get The Look - Corinth Blue and Pitch Black Glaze Effects
How to Apply Glaze Effects

Get The Look - 50/50 Mix Coastal Blue Milk Paint & Winter White Glaze over Antiq Got the blues? We sure do. .

Get The Look - 50/50 Mix Coastal Blue Milk Paint & Winter White Glaze over Antique White

Got the blues? We sure do... Coastal Blue, that is! Get the look with Antique White and Coastal Blue Milk Paints and Winter White Glaze Effects!

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Get The Look - 50/50 Mix Coastal Blue Milk Paint & Winter White Glaze over Antiq
General Finishes shares how to apply, how to fix, and how to get the appearance you want

Get The Look - Driftwood accented with Winter White Glaze Effects GF's Get the Look series is designed to give you some inspiration for your next project!. .

Get The Look - Driftwood accented with Winter White Glaze Effects

GF's Get the Look series is designed to give you some inspiration for your next project!

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Get The Look - Driftwood accented with Winter White Glaze Effects
General Finishes shares how to apply, how to fix, and how to get the appearance you want

How Do I Treat Steam or Water Spots on my Refinished Furniture? We all know that steam spots can come as the result of hosting holiday celebrations! But how does GF recommend dealing with the mark?. .

How Do I Treat Steam or Water Spots on my Refinished Furniture?

We all know that steam spots can come as the result of hosting holiday celebrations! But how does GF recommend dealing with the mark?

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How Do I Treat Steam or Water Spots on my Refinished Furniture?

What is the Best Approach to Painting Chairs and Smaller Items of Furniture? ANSWER: For ideal results, GF recommends applying finish with a spray gun and putting your project on a rotating lazy susan. .

What is the Best Approach to Painting Chairs and Smaller Items of Furniture?

ANSWER: For ideal results, GF recommends applying finish with a spray gun and putting your project on a rotating lazy susan.

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What is the Best Approach to Painting Chairs and Smaller Items of Furniture?
Spray it to paint it! Watch how General Finishes uses the the spray application to apply

GF's Annual Design Contest MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR GROUNDHOG DAY. The General Finishes 2015 Contest Starts February 2nd and runs for 40 days.

GF's Annual Design Contest

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR GROUNDHOG DAY. The General Finishes 2015 Contest Starts February 2nd and runs for 40 days. There are two categories to enter. Enter one or both as often as you wish here

1) WILD NIGHTS DESIGN CHALLENGE 

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GF's Annual Design Contest

Can You Apply Vaseline to the Rim of a Can Containing Water-Based Finish to Prev Answer: Vaseline is not recommended on the rim of the can (called the chime) as it can contaminate a water-based product and may cause surface defects. Instead, GF recommends always carefully cleaning the rim of the can before putting the lid on tightly.

Can You Apply Vaseline to the Rim of a Can Containing Water-Based Finish to Prevent Rusting?

Answer: Vaseline is not recommended on the rim of the can (called the chime) as it can contaminate a water-based product and may cause surface defects. Instead, GF recommends always carefully cleaning the rim of the can before putting the lid on tightly.

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Can You Apply Vaseline to the Rim of a Can Containing Water-Based Finish to Prev

Do I Need to Add a Wetting Agent Such as Floetrol to General Finishes Milk Paint Answer: General Finishes already adds excellent substrate wetting agents to our Milk Paint. For this reason, adding another wetting agent is superfluous, and it may even be harmful to your finish if the formulas don't coordinate.

Do I Need to Add a Wetting Agent Such as Floetrol to General Finishes Milk Paint?

Answer: General Finishes already adds excellent substrate wetting agents to our Milk Paint. For this reason, adding another wetting agent is superfluous, and it may even be harmful to your finish if the formulas don't coordinate.

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Do I Need to Add a Wetting Agent Such as Floetrol to General Finishes Milk Paint

Is General Finishes Milk Paint Different From Their Professional Paint Line? ANSWER: Both products are exactly the same. The only difference is size! Professional paints are only sold in gallons, whereas Retail Milk Paints are sold in pints and quarts.

Is General Finishes Milk Paint Different From Their Professional Paint Line?

ANSWER: Both products are exactly the same.  The only difference is size! Professional paints are only sold in gallons, whereas Retail Milk Paints are sold in pints and quarts. 

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Is General Finishes Milk Paint Different From Their Professional Paint Line?
Spray it to paint it! Watch how General Finishes uses the the spray application to apply

Exterior 450 Stain & Top Coat Showcase

We used General Finishes Exterior Products to refurbish the horse stalls in our barn - they had been empty and untreated for almost 10 years, and the results were fabulous. See before and after pictures below. After power power-washing and sanding down the previous oil base finish, we sprayed a 50/50 mixture of Olde Cherry Exterior 450 Stain and Coffee Bean Exterior 450 Stain mixed with an equal quantify of Exterior 450 Clear top coat. Next time we might add a little dye stain.

Floor Cloth Border painted with GF Water Based Milk Paint

Here is a photo of the floor cloth I painted using acrylic paint for the fish and smaller details, but the checker board and borders were done with GF milk paint (Antique Ivory, Lamp Black and Tuscan Red). The paint performed very well on canvas!

Coffee Table with Glaze

This table was finished in Waterbase Black Milk Paint, glazed with Water based Red Sienna, and top coated with oil based Arm-R-Seal by Charles Riccardella.

Hutch With Furniture Paint & Glaze

This is our Millstone Furniture Paint, with Vandyke Brown Glaze and Light Brown Dye Stain for the stain on the top for the unit. Contributed by Dannar Country Furniture.

Chaise with Dye Stain & Endurovar Topcoat

Mahogany Chaise Lounge finished with Waterbase Amber Dye Stain, Water base Brown Mahogony Stain & Waterbased Enduro Var top coat. Contributed by Bob Schendorf Woodworking from Huntington Station NY.

Mahogany Entertainment Center with Dye Stain & Endurovar Top Coat

Mahogany wood entertainment center finished with with Waterbased Yellow Dye Stain, Water Base Medium Brown Dye Stain and Water-Base EnduroVar top coat. Contributed by Bob Schendorf Woodworking from Huntington Station NY.

Cherry Table & Chairs with Oil Base Stain & Arm-R-Seal Topcoat

The finish for this Cherry drop leaf dining table and chairs is General Finish Wood Stain (Oil Base) (2
coats) and Arm-R-Seal (7 coats) with a top coat of Skidmore's Liquid Beeswax (a nearby Wyoming business).
Contributed by Larry J. Edwards, Ph.D., FSAScot., KSG

Cherry Cabinets finished with Waterbase EnduroVar Top Coat

Cherry Cabinets finished with Waterbase EnduroVar Top Coat contributed by Cabinets By Alan in New Jersey

Distressed Entertainment Center

Finished with Custom General Finishes Furniture Paint, matched to Benjamin Moore Dove White, with Van Dyke Brown glaze and Vintage Cherry Waterbase Dye Stain. Contributed by Bob Schendorf Woodworking of New York. 631-470-7507.

Drum Set Finished With Arm-R-Seal

Finished with Arm-R-Seal. Contributed by Artisan Drumworks.

Cherry Door Finished with Exterior 450

Cherry door finished with Olde Cherry Exterior 450 wood stain and Exterior 450 top coat. Contributed by Bob Schendorf Woodworking.