Gel Stain

"Restored this beautiful 100+ year old accent table for a client. Delivering this morning! Refinished in General Finishes Brown Mahogany Gel Stain." - Pendulum Designs & Restorations  
"This beautiful military dresser was painted in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. The drawers were stained with General Finishes Brown Mahogany Gel Stain. The piece is top coated in General Finishes High Performance satin topcoat!" - Just Chic  
"Here we go!!! These two barstools have a brand new look and are ready to rock your bar. They've got gorgeous copper legs and chunky java tops with just enough turquoise to make them pop." - The Copper Elm    
"We had the privilege of refinishing some family heirloom pieces for a client. These pieces were sanded down and refinished using General Finishes Java Gel stain and sealed in their Gel Topcoat. Love how it highlights the wood grain!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture   Learn more about how to apply GF Gel Stain and Gel Topcoat to raw wood in this video: https://www.youtube.com/...

We are loving Fresh Paint's latest project. This vintage dresser was decked out with Antique White Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain.

This magnificent piece was completed by Boxwood & Brass with GF Coastal Blue and Antique White Milk Paint with Antique Walnut Gel Stain.

In With The Old Furnishings gave this petite vintage coffee table a makeover with GF Linen Milk paint with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The top was stained with Java Gel Stain. Lastly, the entire piece was sealed with High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

"Look at how beautiful this claw foot table turned out for my client! It had some wear and tear on it so we sanded it and applied General Finishes Java Gel Stain with several coats of their High Performance Top coat. Their products are top notch!" - Vineyard Designs    
"This piece was found just down the road from where I live. I plucked it right off the curb and saved it from the trash! It's been given a new life thanks to General Finishes Java Gel Stain and their Flat Out Flat Topcoat." - Eight Hundred Furniture, LLC.    
Redesigned Frame of Mind turned car jack stands into unique stools and finished it all with General Finishes Gel Stain in Java.    

Vicki of Entri Ways gave this dresser a fresh look with General Finishes Black Gel Stain. Read more about this fascinating project at http://bit.ly/2tUiA19.

Who doesn't love Tiger Oak dressers?! Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture gave this beauty a fresh look with GF Java Gel Stain and Lamp Black Milk Paint.

Painted Pieces refashioned this table set with General Finishes Java Gel Stain and Antique White Milk Paint with heavy distressing.

Two-Tone Waterfall Dresser

The 80 something year old waterfall dresser was in serious need of some love.  Candlelite Gel Stain warmed up the oak and Lamp Black provided the perfect backdrop for the warm tones of the drawers.

"Ooh La La French Provincial Dresser by Drexel. We restyled this classic beauty with a updated look using General Finishes Milk Paint in Lamp Black. The top was sanded and stained in GF Antique Walnut Gel Stain. All was sealed with High Performance Top Coat in a satin sheen." - The Shabby Chicas located at Homestead Handcrafts   Visit The Shabby Chicas at 4536 Thousand Oaks Dr San Antonio, Texas, TX to purchase your favorite GF products.    
"This vintage 100+ year old paw foot table is complete and ready for delivery! The base of the table was painted in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint and topped with Pitch Black Glaze for contrast. This table is made of quartersawn oak. So to not lose the beautiful grain of the wood we opted for General Finishes Black Gel Stain for the top. The gel stain darkened the look to suit the clients color preferences while preserving that lovely tiger oak grain we love!" - Twig & Thyme Design...

Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations finished this custom farmhouse table with General Finishes Linen Milk Paint and Black Gel Stain!

Check out this pedestal table refinish by Ashley Olson of Eden Elyse Design Co! The body was painted with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and the top was stained with Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Sealed with Arm-R-Seal oil based topcoat.

"The piece is made completely from salvaged dock timbers from a Coast Guard station; it is dense yellow pine. After cleaning decades of salt, oil, and grime off the wood, I left the surface in its natural state to show it's beautifully weathered and rugged profile." - Tobias Olsen of Cascade Pacific Woodworks   The following products to were to refinish this lovely project: Java Gel Stain, High Performance Topcoat, Driftwood Milk Paint, Argentine and Tawny Pearl Effects.

Check out this gorgeous Roll Top Desk refinished by ReFind Design by Coco Clare!

They explain, "We maintained some wood elements by refinishing them and the chair with a custom mix of General Finishes Brown Mahogany and Java Gel Stains. The body was hand painted in CeCe Caldwell's Seattle Mist with an antique finish. And to complete this transformation we added stunning new hardware from D. Lawless Hardware."

Obtain this white color by using General Finishes Snow White Milk...

"I love Gel Stain and Arm-r-Seal! I refinished my vintage bankers chair in a custom blend of Java and Candlelite Gel Stain and finished with Arm-r-Seal." Eden Elyse Design Co.    

"Check out this amazing collaborative effort between myself and Renee Lynn from I'm So Trashy! Her amazing styling really brought out the beauty of the refinishing job I did... Seagull Gray Milk Paint, black glaze and my signature distressing with Java Gel Stain on top." - Roz Robertson of New Old Finds

"Loving this little beauty! This secretary's legs were darkened using General Finishes Java Gel Stain, with a custom mix up top (Coral Crush, Queenstown (Milk Paint), Midnight Blue (Chalk Style Paint) glazed with Van Dyke Glaze Effects." - Flipping Fabulous   Visit Flipping Fabulous at 104 North Santa Fe Suite A Salina, KS to purchase your favorite GF products!  
"Have you tried Gel Stains? Look how this dining table turned out after a little sanding, paint and General Finishes Gel Stain in Java. I seriously love how easy the Gel Stain is to use. If you haven't tried it yet, you need to!" - Tattered Tiques   Visit Tattered Tiques at 22029 N Pepper Rd. Lake Barrington, Illinois to purchase your favorite GF Gel Stains!    
"This chest has been painted in a dark gray from General Finishes called Queenstown Gray and the top and wood embellishments on the front where stained in Java, a gorgeous combination!" - Nap Time Creations    
"I just had to share this wood grain! Solid cherry piece and the top has now been stained with General Finishes Java Gel Stain. ❤️" - Boxwood & Brass   Learn more about how to apply GF Gel Stain here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGMJWz3mnEo&t=5s    

"Love the way this piece turned out! This one was chosen out of our current inventory and customised with General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. The top was finished with Java Gel Stain and Gel Topcoat. The whole piece was slightly distressed to fit in with our client's farmhouse decor!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

"This solid wood sofa table is heavy and sturdy! It has been stained with General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain, painted in Lamp Black Milk Paint, and very lightly distressed. This color combo makes for the perfect farmhouse rustic look!" - Nap Time Creations

"This kitchen hutch turned out so pretty! This piece was brought to us by a client and made over using General Finishes Bayberry Green Chalk Style Paint and glazed in Antique White Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The top was done in Java Gel Stain and sealed. Love what a little color does for a piece!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage and Repurposed Furniture

"LOVE the way this wash stand came out! ♥️ We refinished this piece using General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint and a combination of their water based stains, Whitewash and Weathered Gray on the top. Really gave it a neat effect! The whole piece was then finished in flat High Performance Topcoat." - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture    
"Here we used General Finishes Gel Stains to give the sign the color it deserves. The lettering was done with Java, New Pine for the saw and hammer handles and Gray for the metal parts. If you have never used gel stains you are missing out, it is by far the best we have used even for hard to stain woods like Pine." - Weinmann's Woodworks    

"Another project completed. First time using General Finishes Milk Paint Antique White and Java Gel Stain and I'm very impressed with the result! The white paint is so smooth and the tone of white is amazing! The Java stain brought life back to this 100-year-old server!" - Other Man's Treasure

Loving this MCD dresser refashioned by Bee's Knees! The body was painted with Antique White Milk Paint while the drawer fronts were stained with Candlelite Gel Stain.

Check out this federal sideboard refinished by Sandy Dog Studios! This lovely was refinished with General Finishes Lamp Black and Georgian Cherry Gel Stain.

What a classy stunner this dresser is by Bee's Knees! The body was painted with General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint while the drawers were stained with Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Awesome work!

This handsome sideboard was refinished with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint and Georgian Cherry Gel Stain by Sandy Dog Studios    
"General Finishes is always my brand of choice! This one is a combo of Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Antique Walnut Gel Stain." - The Goodie Girl Shoppe    

"I have been wildly busy, but I wanted to share this beautiful custom antique chest... We gave this family heirloom a gorgeous new look with General Finishes Java Gel Stain and soft Antique White Milk Paint base. Simple and elegant!" - ReFind Design by Coco Clare

3s a Charm Wood Decor brightens our day with this lovely table set makeover! The top was sanded down, then restained with General Finishes Java Gel Stain. The bottoms were refinished with Annie Sloan Old White with dark waxing.

To achieve a similar color, we suggest using General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint.

"One of the 1930's dressers is done! I wish you could all see it in person - the pictures don't do it any justice! The original hardware has a pearly flat shell piece in the center. So unique! Painted with General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint with a mix of Java and Brown Mahogany Gel Stain. I added a little dark wax to give it a more vintage look." - Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations

Lovely combination of GF Millstone Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain by Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations    
"This beautifully refinished sewing machine table would look awesome with any rustic farmhouse decor. I used Java Gel to stain the whole thing. I love all the different finishes that can be achieved with Java Gel! Sealed with Satin GF HPTC (High Performance Topcoat)." - Painted Pieces    

Love the fresh look Bee's Knees gave this MCM dresser! General Finishes Queenstown Gray and Antique White Milk Paint were used for the painted areas, whereas the bottom drawers were stained with Antique Walnut Gel Stain.

What a creative wedding anniversary gift this is! This custom bean bag toss game was completed by Fish Brothers Board Co. and finished with GF Brown Mahogany and Black Gel Stain with Antique White Milk Paint.

They comment, "60 years of marriage - now that's awesome. This legacy set features the family brand, diamonds and the date they'll never forget!"

What a gorgeous kitchen makeover this is by ThriftyDesigns! The cabinets were stained with GF Java Gel Stain. Photography was taken by Caron Tolystka Photography.

GF Persian Blue Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects are such a wonderful combo! Belle Maison used these two products for the body as well as Java Gel Stain for the top.

"This farmhouse hutch exterior has been refinished in Antique White Milk Paint and Antique Walnut Gel Stain with Arm-R-Seal. The drawer interiors have also been stained and sealed to match the top. I absolutely love all of General Finishes products!" - Ashley Olson of Eden Elyse Design Co.

"This petite antique hutch is the perfect piece for your dining room, kitchen nook, or even a bookcase in your office. She's been painted in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint on the exterior and Antique White on the interior. Her stunning legs have been refinished in Antique Walnut Gel Stain and her hardware has been freshened up in a dark bronze finish." - Twig & Thyme Design    

Who could ignore this darling desk refinished by Susan Leggett of Robin's Nest Renewal! Top was given two coats of General Finishes "jiving" Java Gel Stain while the base received four coats of Linen Milk Paint! Sealed with six coats of High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

"This Mid-Century Thomasville 9-Drawer Dresser was an amazing piece when I found it, but it needed a facelift... I’ve given it a classic gray color using General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint with a coat of Polyacrylic (High Performance Topcoat) in Flat, to give it just the right sheen. The top has been stripped, sanded and stained a new rich, dark chocolate look using General Finishes Java Gel Stain with an additional three coats of Polyacrylic for added protection. This pairing just...