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The Top-5 Water Based Wood Finishing Myths…BUSTED!

I’m guessing you’re no stranger to searching Google for help when using water based wood finishes. To be sure, there is a lot of great information on the Web. But there is also a lot of MIS-information. Even from so-called “experts.” At best, their statements are “mostly right” (in specific situations). At worst, they are …

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Water Based Stains: Common Faults and Fixes for Beautiful Results

I would never risk my credibility by saying, “you can use water based stains EXACTLY how you use oil based stains and achieve the same results.” But for every “fault” voiced about water based stains, there is a pretty easy “fix.” And here are three key ones you should know: THE FAULT: “Water-based stains can …

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The 7 Different Types of Wood Finishes: A Comprehensive Guide

High quality wood finishes are an essential aspect of woodworking, providing protection, enhancing beauty, and ensuring the longevity of wood surfaces. With various options available, it can be overwhelming to choose the right types of wood finishes for your project. In this blog post, we’ll explore different types of wood finishes, with a focus on …

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The Ultimate Guide to Water Based Polyurethane vs. Oil Based Polyurethane

When it comes to choosing between water-based polyurethane and oil-based polyurethane for your project, it’s not unusual to encounter lots of questions. The extensive selection of brands and a diverse range of application-specific formulations can make it challenging to determine the ideal material that will provide both the desired aesthetic and long-lasting durability. This dilemma …

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Fuji Spray Q5 Platinum Turbine Kit: FREE Spray Gun, FREE, 1-on-1 Coaching Call, FREE USA Shipping

👉 Learn More or Get Your Fuji Q5 Platinum Turbine Spray Kit Here. Or read below for additional details… I hope you enjoyed the above video explanation of the  Fuji Q5 Platinum Turbine Spray Kit promotion happening now through April 30, 2023. If you missed anything and want to know more, here are the details …

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Buffing and Polishing Water Based Finishes (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this post on buffing and polishing water based finishes, we covered: Tools you’ll need … Topcoat selection… Fixing finishing errors… The right way to polish. Today, we’ll cover buffing and waxing. So, let’s jump right in. Buffing – This is Where the Magic Begins Replace your polishing pad with a new …

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Buffing and Polishing Water Based Finishes (Part 1)

With the right tools and a systematic approach to buffing and polishing water based finishes, you can get that gleaming finish of your dreams. Speaking of tools, here is what you’ll need: What You’ll Need As with all fine finishes, prep­aration is key. You simply cannot achieve a deep shine buffing and polishing water based …

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Rodda Paint now stocking Emtech in select stores in the Pacific Northwest

Rodda Paint is Now Stocking Emtech Finishes in Select Stores

Rodda Paint is now stocking Emtech…and we’re celebrating ! 🍾 And if you’re based in Oregon, Washington, Idaho or Montana, you may be jumping for joy, too. Yes, Rodda Paint is now stocking Emtech water based finishes in select stores in OR, WA, ID and MT. Here is the contact info for the initial list …

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How to Make a Temporary Spray Finishing Area in Your Shop

Have you ever needed to set up a temporary spray finishing area in your shop? If you’ve read my previous Target Coatings blog posts and/or follow me on social media, you know I have a spray booth in my shop. But that wasn’t always the case. And based on discussions I’ve had with lots of …

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