Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Carpentry

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-04-2012, 12:57 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Oak Kitchen Counter sealer ideas


I have installed oak countertops previously, sealed it with 3 coats of poly. I wanted to get away from poly in the kitchen this time, so I used Minwax (paste finishing wax), buffed on with an electric buffer.

I thought the wax would repel water and other liquids. Instead, everything leaves a mark. Water turns it light in color.

I guess this stuff isn't intended for countertops! Any suggestions on how to fix the problem?

Thanks so much!

midwood is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Outdoe kitchen counter height. donjonson Building & Construction 2 08-06-2012 07:57 PM
Kitchen Lighting - How Many for my Kitchen - Thoughts? Ideas? roundbox52 Electrical 20 06-25-2012 12:35 PM
Kitchen counter and island outlets elmaur Electrical 11 05-11-2012 02:21 PM
Paper Illusions for kitchen counter? annie68164 Painting 6 05-02-2011 06:17 AM
Ideas needed for kitchen reno (pic included) bearcats23 General DIY Discussions 5 05-24-2010 08:36 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.