My wife Leigh Ann and I are both collectors, so when I saw this small, unfinished box in our local craft store, I knew one of us could put it to good use.
I selected Minwax® Gel Stain in Antique Maple for the stain. The thicker-bodied Gel Stain gives you more control over your stain,
Leigh Ann insists I’m never around when she needs to get something that I’ve put away in the top of the tallest cabinet or shelf in our house, so I thought this sturdy stepstool might keep me out of trouble.
The flat surfaces of the bench made it a good candidate for Minwax® PolyShades®,
My wife Leigh Ann has her veterinary practice in a restored 1920s house, so when I spotted this antique beverage crate in a flea market, I knew it would be perfect for the pet toys she keeps in her waiting room.
After vacuuming out the cobwebs and dirt, I brushed on a coat of Minwax®
When I spotted this inexpensive serving tray and set of coasters in our local craft store, I thought it would be a great way to use some of my Minwax® Water Based Wood Stains.
In my cupboard I had Deep Ocean, China Red, Mustard, and Verdigris for the four coasters . . . .