Q: How do we blend stains? We are planning on staining 1 room at a time do to our work schedules. If we do so will we have lines in our hallway where the recent stain and previous stain meet? If so how do we blend these? How do we go about blending stain on hardwood floor stained in intervals?
A: It is possible to stop along the edge of a board. However, you can’t leave a stain or finish line across the grain of multiple boards and not have a lap line.
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