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Foolproof wood finishing : for those who love to build and hate to finish, Teri Masaschi

Label
Foolproof wood finishing : for those who love to build and hate to finish
Title
Foolproof wood finishing
Title remainder
for those who love to build and hate to finish
Statement of responsibility
Teri Masaschi
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the essential guide for everyone who loves to build but hates to finish. Expert finishing instructor Teri Masaschi takes the mystery out of finishing, and helps you to avoid costly and frustrating mistakes. She shows how to choose, use, and apply the perfect finish in Foolproof Wood Finishing, Revised Edition. You'll learn step-by-step as you work your way through 51 proven and easy-to-follow finishing exercises. Discover how to determine the best finish for your project, prepare wood, fix minor defects, avoid uneven results, and circumvent common wood-coloring pitfalls. Also included are more than 20 recipes for creating timeless looks such as deep antique cherry and nut brown mahogany. To keep things from getting too serious, youll get a laugh from amusing anecdotes culled from the authors many years of finishing experience. If you've ever wanted the secrets to stress-free, successful finishing, this refreshing guide is a must-have for your bookshelf
Cataloging source
PABRO
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Masaschi, Teri
Dewey number
684/.084
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT325
LC item number
.M37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wood finishing
  • Furniture finishing
Label
Foolproof wood finishing : for those who love to build and hate to finish, Teri Masaschi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Getting started -- 2. A gallery of finefinishedhed furniture -- 3. Preparing the wood -- Smoothing the surface -- Controlling stain absorption -- Filling the grain -- 4. Coloring wood -- Pigment stains -- Dye stains -- Mixing wood colorants from concentrates -- Primary colors : the fun stuff -- Glazing and color layering -- 5. Topcoating -- Brush-on topcoats -- Wipe-on topcoats -- Painting wood -- Rubbing out finishes -- 6. Finishing recipes -- Frequently used recipes -- A gallery of glorious woods and colors -- 7. Repair and restoration -- Repairing and touching up -- Care of furniture Q&A -- Restoration and conservation -- Appendix : product sources
Control code
BRDbd14252062
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781565238527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565238527
  • (OCoLC)873727050
Label
Foolproof wood finishing : for those who love to build and hate to finish, Teri Masaschi
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Getting started -- 2. A gallery of finefinishedhed furniture -- 3. Preparing the wood -- Smoothing the surface -- Controlling stain absorption -- Filling the grain -- 4. Coloring wood -- Pigment stains -- Dye stains -- Mixing wood colorants from concentrates -- Primary colors : the fun stuff -- Glazing and color layering -- 5. Topcoating -- Brush-on topcoats -- Wipe-on topcoats -- Painting wood -- Rubbing out finishes -- 6. Finishing recipes -- Frequently used recipes -- A gallery of glorious woods and colors -- 7. Repair and restoration -- Repairing and touching up -- Care of furniture Q&A -- Restoration and conservation -- Appendix : product sources
Control code
BRDbd14252062
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781565238527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565238527
  • (OCoLC)873727050

Library Locations

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      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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