Can i stain painted wood?

Answer On One Hand: Yes, You CanYou can stain painted cabinets, according to You must first sand the paint to remove any glossiness, and wash the cabinets thoroughly to remove grease or grit. ... Read More »

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Can you stain over painted white wood work?

Wood that has been painted white, or any color, cannot be stained with the usual semi-transparent stain. Wood stains are made to seep into the grains and fibers of natural wood. When wood has been ... Read More »

Can stain be placed on a painted deck?

You can only stain a painted deck if you first remove the paint completely. Strippers and power washing may not remove all paint residue, so you may have to sand the deck. Avoid power sanding, howe... Read More »

What is used on porous wood/open grain wood to help even out stain colors?

Stain colors on open grain wood can be evened out with the use of two products. The Hardwood Council recommends that you mix fillers with the stain to fill in the pores. You can also use glazes aft... Read More »

How to Create a Faux Wood Finish With Wood Stain?

Faux wood finishes add an organic element to manufactured surfaces. Vinyl, aluminum and fiberglass doors and windows are good candidates for a faux wood grain finish using gel-type stains. The fini... Read More »