GF Demo at Woodsmith Store in Clive, IA

Join sales rep Bill Strey at Woodsmith Store for a series of General Finishes demonstrations. Bill will be giving an overview of GF's line of oil and water based finishes, refinishing techniques, and proper brush and spray application.

Bill's schedule of demos are listed below:

9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - Overview of Oil and Water Based Wood Stains

  • Discussion of the differences between traditional oil stains, gel stains, water based stains and dye stains
  • Proper application
  • Tips to achieve a uniform color on hard-to-stain and blotchy woods
  • Unique refinishing techniques by layering stain

12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. - Refinishing Your Existing Cabinets and Wood Furniture

  • Proper preparation of existing finishes
  • Application of Gel Stain over an existing finish
  • Painting with Milk Paint
  • Unique looks like distressing and glazing
  • Toning by mixing stain into topcoats

2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. - Overview of General Finishes's Topcoats and an Introduction to Spraying Wood Finishes

  • Differences between oil and water based topcoats
  • Application procedures for GF topcoats
  • Brush application tips when working with various surfaces
  • LIVE demonstration of how to spray water based clear coats and paints
General Finishes Demonstration at Woodsmith Store in Clive, IA

When & Where

January 27th, 2018

Woodsmith Store
10320 Hickman Road
Clive, IA 50325
United States

41.614183, -93.760543