How To Finish Butcher Block For Desk
How To Finish Butcher Block For Desk. Cut materials to butcher block style. Mineral oil and walnut oil.
As a desk, get a can of paste wax and put a few coats of wax on it. Here’s a coupon code if you are interested in buying from this shop. You just have to let it cure.
Wipe It On And Let It Sink In, Then Wipe It Down;
4′ long by 30″ wide hevea butcher block in uv stain; Measure and cut your desktop to the appropriate size for your space. My plan is to use unfinished birch butcher block and gray ikea drawers.
Repeat Two Or Three Times Before You Use It, And Whenever The Wood Dulls.
Do not forget to sand the sides of the block as well. Then we applied three coats of boiled linseed oil. Scrubbing along the grain of the wood will make the countertops cleaner.
Clean Of The Surface With A Dry Rag, Vacuum, Etc.
Next up, because i wanted a butcher block look to my desk, i went in an marked and taped up (again to avoid tear out) a bunch of additional areas that i wanted to cut further. I just finished applying arm r seal to the bottom and sides of the desk. These also work great in the kitchen and can be made into beautiful food safe grade butcher block counter tops!
I Think By Far The Easiest Finish Is Food Grade Mineral Oil.
Then lightly wipe the desk down with a damp rag. As a desk, get a can of paste wax and put a few coats of wax on it. At this point you can apply your finish.
But The Finish Is Golden And Smooth.
Next, add a few drops of dish soap to a wet sponge, and give the butcher block a good scrub. I have my butcher block (raw wood) propped up on saw horses. This should raise the grain.