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Bored With Dull-Look On Your Wood Furniture, Here Some Tips On Make It Shine Again

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During DIY process, staining the unfurnished furniture is one of expensive steps. Therefore, when you about to decide that you will stain your furniture, you need to finish it perfectly because staining is permanent and hard to maintain if there is a miss-leading. 
Most of expert recommend that staining process can be done by these following products such as oil based and water based stains then including wood conditioners. After read all of those suggestions. I ensure that you will be confused.

So, in this article i would like to give you some further guide on how to staining a wood  in a correct way.

Therefore, before I give you the tips. I would like to suggest you to prepare some supporting tools for this process.
There are eye protector to protect you eye and safety glasses and rubber gloves to protect your skin. Because anything that leave a stain an scratch the wood will be stain on the fingers also.
Wear a special clothes for wok. Because some stain will stubborn if it place on the cloth. Then, it’s important to do a testing spot on the furniture before start the entire process.

01. Apply The Wood Conditioner

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The first steps is clean the surfaces, you can use wood conditioner to make it done. Rib it there around 15 minutes to make it absorbs. Next, you can continue the steps with applying staining liquid on the table.

02. Staining Liquid Mixture

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Then, the most common staining liquid is Oil-based stains. This liquid consists of the mixture dyes and pigments with mineral spirits. Ensure that you mix them clearly to bring the dyes and pigments up from the bottom. Then, we will get the full color mixture. Make sure that you work in well-ventilated area to avoid of fumes on oil based stains.

03. Staining Process

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Apply the staining liquid with a brush before put it on the surface. But, it based on the preference. You might use staining brush, then work together with the grain then set it. Then, wipe the stain on the surface immediately to get a lighter tone. Further, if you want deeper tone you might leave the liquid 10 minutes longer before wipe it up. 

04. Wipe The Excess

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The fourth steps is ensure that you wipe of the liquid excess from the staining process in the same point that the grain of the wood. It’s ensure that the stain will get into the wood, then just laying on the top.

05. Avoid Fumes

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The fifth steps is about evading the fumes. you can use water based stain. Further, this types of staining liquid also offers wide variety of colors, especially oil-based color. Steps to apply water-based stain similar with the oil-based instruction. Then, if the stain need to be darker, you might repeat the steps and apply more liquid. 

06. Finishing Process

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When you already complete your staining process, Due the stain only provide a color then apply a finishing liquid on the top of stained wood. Otherwise, when you have no time you might combine both of those product then finish it with one coat. Rib the liquid residue with brush. Brush them carefully with this types of finish.

 07. Further Steps

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When it’s possible you can mix stain to create a customize color from both stains and water based liquid or oil based liquid. Remember do not mix oil with water. 
Remember to calculate the amount of each liquid so you can duplicated when it’s necessary. 

08 . Additional Steps

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You can apply water based finishing on the oil based stain. But, you need to wait along 24 hours until the mineral spirit is eliminate from the oil based stain. 

09. Keep Them Staining

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The last, you need to keep them staining. Because, stain can be expensive.
In short, understand to make a furniture staining will guide you to make it 

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