Paintbrushes pads

Choosing the best paintbrush or pad for your application has a great effect on the speed and qualify of the Job. As a generai rule, use the widest paintbrush that will fit the principal surfaces being painted (for example, the lap siding boards on your house). If using a water-based

(latex) paint, you can use a brush with either natural or synthetic bristles. If using oil-based products, a natural bristle brush is a better choice—the oils will break down thq synthetic bristles. Use a painting pad for broad flat surfaces or for heavily textured surfaces. Because brush cleanup is messy, you may prefer to use disposable foam brushes.

Stenciling (stippling) brush

Natural

(Chinese) bristle brush

Natural

(Chinese) bristle brush

#0000 (super fine)

Type Strengths

Liquid stain Can be built up to control color. Both conditions and $0al$ the wood. Spray-on application can speed up and simplify application process.

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

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