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All About Polyurethane

Without some kind of finish to protect it from the elements, wood can become as dry and lifeless as day-old toast. Coating wood cabinetry, furniture, or trim with a clear finish, whether you stain it or not, gives it richness and depth while protecting it from knocks, scrapes, and the weather. Use this guide to learn more about choosing and using polyurethane, the toughest of the clear coatings. Then you can be sure you're using just the right finish to bring out the beauty of wood around your house.

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