Protective Finish for Bathroom Vanity

RareindigoJune 30, 2012

I'm planning on converting this dresser to a bathroom vanity. What kind of finish (wax, varathane, etc.) should I put on it to protect it from water? Thanks.

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jessicaml

There are probably a few ways you could go, but I think I'd use Spar-urethane, or something else intended to hold up outdoors in the elements.

Here is a link that might be useful: Helmsman Spar Urethane

    Bookmark   July 4, 2012 at 12:49AM
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paintguy22

I would use Benjamin Moore StaysClear or some Minwax poly. We try to stay away from using exterior products inside.

    Bookmark   July 4, 2012 at 10:46PM
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jessicaml

Actually, the Helmsman products are labeled "indoor/outdoor", so they shouldn't have the fumes/VOC issues of strictly outdoor products.

    Bookmark   July 5, 2012 at 12:24AM
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