How To Apply Polyurethane For A Beautiful And Durable Finish
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The furniture and the woodworking projects we build are bound and determined to be used and worn over time.This means a durable top coat is a critical part of building quality projects.So you're wondering how to apply polyurethane, and that's what I want to share with you today.
Why I Use Polyurethane Whether it be brush on or wipe on, I really love a good polyurethane finish.It creates a very durable top coat that can withstand years of heat, cold, and abuse.I tend to use brush-on polyurethane for table tops, and surfaces I want to build up a thicker finish.
I'll use wipe-on-poly most of the time, but even after seven or eight coats it still doesn't build up quite the same durable finish of three or four coats of brush on poly.I'm not really set up for a spray-on finish in my wood shop.
While I would really enjoy the expedited process of using lacquer, I'm not so fond of dealing with the the flammability factor and the overspray.How long does it take polyurethane to cure? More on that in a minute.
But in the end, because of my preferences and limitations, that leaves me mostly with boiled...