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what is a wood lathe used for

What is a Wood Lathe Used for?

A wood lathe is a machine used to form a piece of wood into the desired shape, whether it is bowls, spindle, vase, toys, and candlesticks. It produces high quality goods like furniture legs and table tops. What makes this process possible is an arm that holds onto the spinning piece of solid lumber while various tools are steadily tapped… Read More »What is a Wood Lathe Used for?

Water vs Oil Based Polyurethane

Water vs Oil Based Polyurethane

Hardwood floor is an investment and should be properly treated. With that in mind, you’ll want to choose a polyurethane finish that is the best for your hardwood floor. If you want to apply the best polyurethane finish on any wood product, you should know water vs oil based polyurethane. In this article, we’ll explore the differences between water and oil… Read More »Water vs Oil Based Polyurethane

How to Strip Paint From Wood

How to Strip Paint From Wood?

Painting wood is a great way to change the look of an old piece, but stripping paint from wood takes careful consideration. It can be a daunting task for those who have never done it before and even more difficult if you are unsure what type of finish is on the furniture. Removing paint from wood takes time and patience,… Read More »How to Strip Paint From Wood?