Is Lacquer or Varnish Better for Waterproofing?

Answer If you ask 10 woodworkers about the best finish for a wood project, you will get at least a dozen answers. The right finish for a project can make all the difference, and it depends on the item's e... Read More »

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What is the difference between Lacquer, Polyurethane, and Varnish?

In a general sense, lacquer is a clear or coloured coating, that dries by solvent evaporation and often a curing process as well that produces a hard, durable finish, in any sheen level from ultra ... Read More »

Waterproofing Ideas for a Bat?

Most store-bought baseball bats are coated with a water-resistant finish. But waterproofing protection is compromised as bats age and wear out, and it's absent altogether on raw wooden bats. To avo... Read More »

The Properties of Waterproofing?

Waterproofing is the process by which a substance is applied to a surface, be it concrete, leather footwear, clothing or sporting goods, that renders the surface impermeable to water. Simply put, i... Read More »

How to Use Vaseline for Waterproofing Leather?

Perhaps, you're walking uptown in leather shoes under an umbrella as the rain comes down in buckets. Before you get three blocks, the toes of your right foot and then left foot get that familiar, u... Read More »