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Clear wood finishes

Clear wood finshes are perhaps the toughest part of any wood working project. A clear wood finish allows the beauty of the wood show through.

Proper preperation is an important part of finishing any wood project. Follow the instructions included with each product for the best method of preparing the wood to accept a finish.

Here are some articles that will help you with finishing wood.

Finishing Questions
Nordy Rockler's finishing questions will help you make good choices when finishing.

Finishing Test
Wood Finishing Test, Picking the right finish for your most recent woodworking triumph may seem like a daunting task.

   

Polyurethane Satin Gel Finish
Polyurethane Satin Gel Finish

This is one of the easiest to use finishes we've found!..

Polyurethane Satin Gel Finish

Zinsser Bullseye® SealCoatT
Zinsser Bullseye® SealCoatT

This is the only sanding sealer you will ever need! It gives depth and beauty to wood grain, and won't raise or swell the wood grain. 100% wax-free formula dries in minutes and sands easily...

Zinsser Bullseye® SealCoatT

Rockler WunderCote Finish
Rockler WunderCote Finish

WunderCote water-based clear wood finish is the ideal finish for furniture and table tops. You'll create a hard, durable polyurethane finish that is non-yellowing and fast-drying - it can be sanded an..

Rockler WunderCote Finish

Sam Maloof's Finishes
Sam Maloof's Finishes

Sam Maloof, one of America's most accomplished woodworkers, has used these same finishes on pieces placed in museums and the White House. Sold in pint and quart size cans...

Sam Maloof's Finishes

Nordic Oil
Nordic Oil

Puts a lustrous finish on turnings...

Nordic Oil

Rockler's Tung Oil
Rockler's Tung Oil

This Rockler exclusive organic finish is made from 100% pure tung oil, making it one of the safest available...

Rockler's Tung Oil

Salad Bowl Finish
Salad Bowl Finish

Use on any wooden surface that contacts food...

Salad Bowl Finish

Toymaker's Finish
Toymaker's Finish

Safe for use on children's playthings...

Toymaker's Finish

Outdoor Oil
Outdoor Oil

Outdoor Oil is an exterior-rated penetrating linseed oil...

Outdoor Oil

Woodburst Chinawood Deck Oil
Woodburst Chinawood Deck Oil

Weather-treat wood and still allow it to breathe!..

Woodburst Chinawood Deck Oil

Danish Oil
Danish Oil

Danish oil is unique because its high linseed oil content and its colorant (gilsonite) allow it to penetrate and color unlike pigmented stains...

Danish Oil

Butcher Block Oil
Butcher Block Oil

Safe for cutting boards & wood utensils!..

Butcher Block Oil

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