1. Clean all surfaces with a damp lint-free cloth. For those pieces that need a little extra love, use a flat green pot scrub and a mixture of either dish soap or vinegar and water. Also, there are heavy duty paint-prep cleaners available for those really grimy pieces.
2. Now that your surface is clean and dry, apply a thin first coat with a good quality brush–a trim brush you have at home will work well. For large surfaces, use a dense foam or mohair roller or a spray gun.
3. About 20 minutes later, apply a thicker second coat.
4. Done! Start enjoying!
For those high traffic areas like shelves or dining tables, we recommend three coats of a water-based polyurethane!
Example of a thin first coat
Example of a thick second coat
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