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Polishes and stains for woods

how to use and prepare them : being a complete guide to polishing woodwork, with directions for staining and full information for making the stains, polishes, &c., in the simplest and most satisfactory manner

by David Denning

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Published by L. Upcott Gill, C. Scribner"s Sons in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stains and staining,
  • Polishes

  • Edition Notes

    24 p. of advertisements, including 19 p. publisher"s catalog, at end.

    Statementby David Denning.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71, [3], 19, [3] p. ;
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17611447M
    OCLC/WorldCa18341827

    Furthermore, the natural colours of wood fade when wood is exposed to sunlight, and more permanent colours can be created by bleaching wood to remove its natural colour and then re-colouring the wood using artificial, light-fast, stains. It's also important to know that some products are created specifically for horizontal surfaces like deck floors - they are more durable against foot traffic, rain, etc. For new exterior wood surfaces, it's best to stain shortly after installation to help prevent wood deterioration, darkening or mildew growth - common results of exposure to the elements. Neighbor News Tricks for Restoring Wood Furniture, No Sanding Required Before you throw out that old wood furniture, try these tricks to bring it back to its former glory.

    Reactive finishes may use solvents such as white spirits and naphtha as a base. However, because the binders are from the same class of film-forming binders that are used in paints and varnishes, some build-up of film occurs. They normally include a fungicide to inhibit mould growth. The pores in ring-porous woods preferentially absorb pigmented stain, and advantage can be taken of this to highlight the wood's grain. If you have companion animals, keep them away from the polished area for at least 24 hours.

    The color of the leather is largely unaffected unless exposed to sunlight after an application. Tung oil and linseed oil are reactive finishes that cure by reacting with oxygen, but do not form a film. Apply the cream with a soft cloth and follow it up straight away with a cloth buff or a brush. Advertisement When the varnish has dried completely, smooth it using extra fine sandpaper or steel wool. Follow up with a soft cloth for a deep shine.


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Polishes and stains for woods book

It can also absorb the first coat of paint quickly.

Wood Stains, Finishes, Strippers & Cleaners

Your leather will feel softer and have a dull shine. For those with sensitive noses and skin, the Universal Salve is an all-round solution to condition all your leather products.

Button Polish, made with button shellac, producing a more orange colour. However, some carpenters find that poplar dents easily. Finally, opaque stains come in limited colors compared to paints, but some are also available with IR reflective technology which contains pigments that reflect UV rays back into the atmosphere.

They are good general-purpose clear finishes. Comparison with paint and varnish[ edit ] The initial application of any paint or varnish is similarly absorbed into the substrate, Polishes and stains for woods book because stains contain lower amounts of binder, the binder from a stain resides mainly below the surface while the pigment remains near the top or at the surface.

Once fully hardened, they should not be marked by hot cups etc. Keep in mind that solid stains and paints are very hard to remove completely, and some residue usually remains inside the pores of the wood, making it difficult for a semi-transparent stain to penetrate and adhere properly.

According to fans of the product, it will not only remove minor scratches and water stains, but will also remove heat stains and even out the finish. Shellac should be considered in two different ways.

Different wood species stain differently—the overall color and shade is a result of a combination of the stain and properties of the wood. An old pillowcase is a suitable substitute for a dust bag. This product is suitable for leather items that benefit from being cleaned frequently with a leather conditioner.

Successful filling of voids in wood requires the filler to precisely match the colour and grain pattern of the wood around the void, which is difficult to achieve in practice. Simple to use, good for your leather, and a great price.

Siding stain protects against solar radiation especially UV radiationwaterfungus including mildewand insects. Make sure you match your shoe to the color of the polish or play it safe with a neutral polish. But pressure-treated green wood shouldn't be stained until it has had a chance to "leach out" or weather.

Often, a final coat of wax is applied over the finish to add a degree of protection. In general, stains are applied first, and are often followed by sealers or varnishes. Giving the cream time to dry makes the polishing difficult because the wax dries rather quickly.

One of the most common stains is water stains on stained wood. Types of finishes[ edit ] There are three major types of finish: [29] Evaporative Reactive Coalescing Wax is an evaporative finish because it is dissolved in turpentine or petroleum distillates to form a soft paste.

Opaque stains are less film-forming than paints, but also less penetrating than semi-transparent stains - they are something like a hybrid of the two. Removing dents from wood surfaces is quite straightforward as pointed out by Flexner.Yes, but try it on a scrap piece of wood first!

Most stains have two basic components; a solid color (stain or pigment) and a carrier (which can be mineral spirits, alcohol, lacquer, etc.). The stain and the carrier mix, and when applied to the wo.

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This book provides a good grounding in each of these areas, showing you how to improve your skills and expertise as you become more experienced.

The book also includes a guide to the main groups of tools needed for woodworking, for example tools for measuring, marking, cutting, shaping and finishing.

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