I had a few questions about using paste wax vs. Water based polyacrylic sealers after my post yesterday so i thought i would explain why a little bithow to seal painted furniture and give you a chart with the pros and cons of both.
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How to apply polycrylic to painted cabinets. So i decided to post an update with answers to your most frequently asked questions on applying a finish over chalk paint and wax. All your questions about using wax vs. However because certain types of painted finishes are subject to duress a wood sealer can help prolong the life of.
Exterior paints are formulated with chemicals that make them waterproof and resilient to extreme weather conditions. What did you use. To wax or not to wax.
How do i protect my painted furniture. Crystal clear fast drying protective minwax polycrylic topcoat is perfect for furniture trim doors cabinets and paneling. On of the most common worries that i see from clients friends and readers is about the durability.
But in our current home the cherry cabinets really bugged me. Polycrylic is a brand name from the minwax company a company well known for polyurethanes. Heres the top 10 questions i get about my chalk painted kitchen cabinets.
The response has been overwhelming to my post on using wax or polycrylic over chalk paint you can read the original post here. Can i scrub it. Now dont get me wrong cherry is nice.
These are all very valid questions and today i am answering these burning questions. Thats about when i turn the channel. Im a sucker for painted cabinets.
How to use polycrylic. Like really bugged me. But all three of the houses that weve owned all came with dark cherry kitchen cabinets.
Its been two years since i chalk painted our kitchen cabinets. As it is oil based clean up is generally considered a hassle as one must use solvents to clean brushes hands and anything else. Weve now painted oak cabinets about three different times so i thought i would share some time saving tips and tricks to painting oak cabinets that will also help your newly painted cabinets last.
Mainly because we have dark. Polyurethane is an oil based covering used for top coating stained and painted wood. Originally i used annie sloan chalk paint in old white on the uppers and duck egg blue on the lower cabinets.
Polycrylic over chalk paint answered. Resists damage from abrasion. Will it show fingerprints or smudges.
Wax or polycrylic over chalk paint. You do not need to seal most types of painted wood with anything. I never understand those people on house hunters who declare their hatred for white kitchen cabinets.
I have wanted white kitchen cabinets for forever.
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