20+ Gel Staining Kitchen Cabinets
Gif. (to read about how i used this gel stain on the bathroom vanity. I needed about 3 quarts in total for both projects and 2 quarts of the general finishes polyurethane.
Be sure to follow the grain of your wood. I'd seen several posts about general finishes gel stain. So i decided i'd either paint the kitchen cabinets or stain them.
Stain seemed like the only option for my limited budget.
However, because gel stains sit on the surface and don't permeate, they won't bring out the depth in a piece of wood. I wasn't too worried, since most of my top coating was gone. If your goal is to enhance a wood's natural beauty, stick with a liquid stain. Starting with java gel stain, gf's gel stains have quickly become one of our best selling products because they provide great coverage over existing finishes or in this video, tom and sheryl monahan of general finishes show how to refresh existing oak cabinets with brown mahogany gel stain.