Get the perfect warm gray by mixing these two stains! {Tutorial}

The BEST Formula for Warm Gray Stain

Get the perfect warm gray by mixing these two stains! Warm Weathered Gray Stain Formula: Classic Gray from Minwax Jacobean from Minwax Lightly mix stains together in a disposable container {or a fancy gas station cup like mine}{Tutorial}

Farmhouse style coffee table makeover. How to update an old coffee table into a cute farmhouse style one! With Minwax Classic Grey Stain

Farmhouse Style Coffee Table Makeover {Before and After}

Great Color for Dinning Room Table - Farmhouse style coffee table makeover. How to update an old coffee table into a cute farmhouse style one! With Minwax Classic Grey Stain

Next time I need a grey stain I'll go with Minwax Classic grey. It seems like a much warmer grey than the Varathane weathered grey that I used.

First coat - Glidden Natural Linen Stain - MinWax Classic Gray 270 (one person brushes while the other wipes it right off) A little sanding for some aging Several Coats of MinWax - Polycrylic, satin finish (sand between each coat)

DIY BARN WOOD :: She stained a piece of scrap board with Minwax white tint base wood stain in Slate and realized it was a bit too dark for her liking so she mixed the stain 50/50 with water which made a big difference. She let it dry over night and the next day used some ASCP in Pure White to white wash over the wood (mixing 1-2 Tbsp. with 1 cup water). She brushed it on then wiped it off with a paper towel. :: CLICK or here's another link…

DIY BARN WOOD :: She stained a piece of scrap board with Minwax white tint base wood stain in Slate and realized it was a bit too dark for her liking so she mixed the stain with water which made(Mix Wood Grey)

Gray Minwax Stains on Red Oak Wood Floors | www.TheArtesianProject.wordpress.com

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Minwax stains on red oak wood floors. Left to Right: Classic Gray/Pickled Oak Mix, Classic Gray, Classic Gray/Pickled Oak Mix, Provincial (top right), Provincial/Pickled Oak Mix (bottom right)

Beautiful weathered finish using Minwax "Special Walnut" over  a light coat of Rustoleum "Weathered Grey". Stunning finish.

first rubbed Minwax "Special Walnut" over the entire piece. Once that had completely soaked in, I rubbed a light coat of Rustoleum "Weathered Grey" over the entire piece

Loveleigh presents a quick weathered wood tutorial using Country Chic Paint products

Loveleigh presents a quick weathered wood tutorial using Country Chic Paint products----for kitchen and dining room table

I created this mixed wood wall with cheap wood paneling from Lowes, leftover stain and paneling nails for around $40. http://UncookieCutter.com

Mixed Wood Wall - Easy & Cheap DIY

I like the red oak and grey combo for the desks! created this mixed wood wall with cheap wood paneling from Lowes, leftover stain

Minwax - water based Slate color -- 50/50 stain -water to lighten it....then white wash -- 2 TBSP white to 1 CUP water

DIY Barn Wood

Minwax - water based Slate color -- stain -water to lighten it.then white wash -- 2 TBSP white to 1 CUP water. Save this for the color - I like the stain only myself.

Last week on the blog, I shared a Rustic Tree Branch Desk DIY, that Brandon  built and finished. The photos I took didn't quite show off the rustic,  distressed finish like I wanted, so I am sharing some close up photos today  of the finish as well as how we created a weathered wood gray finish.  We tested out a few different combinations to get a more gray washed  looked. Ultimately, we decided on using a combination of stain and white  washed paint (paint mixed with water) to achieve a...

How to Create a Weathered Wood Gray Finish

Pine and stained with weather grey (minwax) then a matte poly

Brad likes the top of this table. Farmhouse Table Stain: Weathered Grey Seal: Matte I love the way this table turned out.

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