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Use the same tools professionals use

We set this page up just for you do it yourselfers. The right tools can often make the difference between a rewarding and frustrating experience. Before beginning any project, you have to make sure you have the right tools. Below are 2 products that we simply couldn’t live without…..

Brushes

The right brush can make all the difference. A quality paint brush is often the difference between an amateur and professional finish. With a little care, a quality brush will las a lifetime.

Oil Brushes

Purdy 2 inch varnish brush

Purdy Brushes

The Purdy 2.5 inch brush is one of the most versatile brushes to have on hand. It will handle everything from furniture refinishing to house trim. With a little care, this brush will last a lifetime. Don’t bother with cheap, disposable brushes that will leave hairs and brush marks.

Stains and Conditioners

Minwax Wood Conditioner

Minwax Stains and Conditioners

The key to a beautiful finish is the right stain and wood conditioner. Minwax pre-stain conditioner insures that your stain penetrates evenly and consistently. This is particularly important for soft woods such as pine. It is also important  with aged, stripped or reclaimed wood. Take the extra step and you’ll get the look your furniture or piece deserves.