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Old 08-02-2011, 09:59 PM   #1
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staining new oak door


Hello I have purchased a new oak door that has a beautiful natural finish( bare wood )I was wondering if I should sand the door or apply a sanding sealer before staining


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It has stain and seal on it already or natural finish ad in bare wood?

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it has natural finish brand new
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If it is just bare wood then no need to sand it before staining unless it is rougher than you like. Just stain it and then put a good clear coat sealer on it.
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