Synopses & Reviews
Good finishing can be the key to a successful woodworking job, and fortunately its a task that anyone can master. All thats required is simple equipment and a solid understanding of the basicswhich this fully-illustrated guide, with 200 color photos and easy-to-follow instructions, provides. Whether youre considering a full grain French polish or a quick and easy wipe-on, youll find advice here on whats suitable for any particular piece. A general review features a technical description of each main finish and information on the best methods of application, while coverage of preparation encompasses everything from safety considerations to stripping the wood. The step-by-step projects include almost every imaginable style.A Selection of the F & W Book Club.
Success with Finishing starts with a general review of the main finishes, giving a technical description of each and outlining the equipment used. The book then takes a detailed look at how to prepare for a job from stripping the wood to vital safety considerations before moving onto a step-by-step analysis of each method.