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Everything You Need to Finish Your Woodworking Projects Like a ProNo more mystery. No more hype. Told as it is. Take control of finishing by learning how to use the many finishes available--and what those products actually are. In this book, his first since Understanding Wood Finishing, Bob Flexner delves deeper into many of the issues woodworkers struggle with and he does it with an authority that leaves no doubt. Inside, you'll discover the truth about: Wood PreparationChoosing a FinishColoring WoodBrushing & SprayingOvercoming Finishing ProblemsFinishing MythsRepairing FinishesAnd So Much More BONUS CHAPTER on Furniture Repair
Flexner on Finishing is a comprehensive reference on the art of finishing, from its history to the various types of finishes to finishing application techniques. It provides the expert information woodworkers need to get their finishes correct the first time. Common finishing problems and their fixes are covered, along with how to properly strip finishes. Not only are furniture finishes covered, but exterior finishes and finishes for wood flooring, too.