High Performance

"I have a new found love for these cabinets! They are such versatile pieces, doors on, doors off, china cabinet, knick knaks, linens, desk, and so on! They can be used for just about anything and allow for so much storage! This fabulous piece was refinished using General Finishes Driftwood and Linen milk paints. It was sealed with 3 coats of GF high performance topcoat in flat. Gorgeous!!!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture  
"I have a new found love for these cabinets! They are such versatile pieces, doors on, doors off, china cabinet, knick knaks, linens, desk, and so on! They can be used for just about anything and allow for so much storage! This fabulous piece was refinished using General Finishes Driftwood and Linen milk paints. It was sealed with 3 coats of GF high performance topcoat in flat. Gorgeous!!!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture  
"A thrift store score goes Vintage Glam in General Finishes Chalk Style Paint in Midnight Blue! Details and product list on blog!" - Suzanne Bagheri - The Painted Drawer Collection   https://thepainteddrawer.com/vintage-glam-chest-before-and-after/    

"I am so pleased and excited about how beautifully this table set turned out! I used General Finishes Java Gel Stain and a gray paint then used their High Performance top coat to seal it in. It's so amazing how easy their products are to use and the results are always phenomenal!" - Vineyard Designs

You can achieve this light gray by using General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint.

Loving this Stanley Furniture Company nine-drawer dresser finished by The Distressed Gentleman. Painted in General Finishes Linen Milk Paint and sealed with High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

I love this piece, and I especially love that it sold in less than 24 hours. The body was painted in my favorite gray, Queenstown Gray Milk Paint, with High Performance Topcoat in Satin for the perfect shine. For added contrast I stained the middle drawer and the top in Java Gel Stain. One of my favorite pieces to date. 

"Federal style bow front china cabinet painted in Lamp Black (exterior) and Queenstown Gray (interior). The back of the piece was lined with a gray floral Magnolia Homes wallpaper. Sealed with HPTC in Flat." - VintagelessJules    
"Drop the mic. Confident this picture tells a story that anything is possible with a little imagination." - Rachel of Restyle Junkie   This kitchen got a transformation of a lifetime with a custom mix of 2 parts Seagull Grey Milk Paint to 1 part Driftwood Milk Paint with High Performance Top Coat in Flat.   Restyle Junkie specializes in custom cabinet refinishing and distressed wood. They also carry General Finishes products and host DIY painting classes. Stop by and see them at 625...

"Elegant pieces deserve an elegant color. Dresser and chest of drawers finished with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and sealed with High Performance Topcoat Flat." - The Distressed Gentleman

These adorable side tables were refinished by Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage and Repuprosed Furniture with General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and sealed with High Performance Topcoat Flat.

"This stunning Jacobean dining set is truly one of a kind! The table top has been refinished with General Finishes Dark Chocolate Milk Paint. The table legs and chairs were painted in Key West Blue Chalk Style Paint and accented with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The entire set was sealed with General Finishes High Performance Topcoat in Satin to provide years of durability." - BethAnn Gentile Rogers-Bird of Painted Peacock Creations

"Starting with a base coat of Fusion Mineral Paint in Brook, I layered this piece in General Finishes Persimmon Milk Paint and Morrocan Yellow Chalk Style Paint, Fusion Azure and Renfrew Blue, distressed to see the colors peeking through, and sealed it with High Performance Topcoat in Flat." - Flipping Fabulous

"What a job this turned out to be! Love the final outcome though! The table top was refinished using General Finishes Java Gel Stain and the base and chairs were painted in GF Millstone Milk Paint and glazed with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The entire set was finished off with High Performance Satin. The chairs were recovered with some beautiful upholstery fabric from Fabric Bistro! Love the way this set turned out." - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

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"Crushing on this high end oak jewelry armoire. I'm debating whether to take it home. This pretty girl was created with a base custom mix of General Finishes Nantucket Green & Summertime Blue Chalk Style Paint, and Coastal Blue Milk Paint, then washed and low-lighted with Coastal Blue. It is sealed with High Performance Flat." - Flipping Fabulous    
Suzanne Bagheri - The Painted Drawer Collection gave her stairs a makeover with General Finishes Dark Chocolate Milk Paint.   Suzanne says, "It is a very deep brown and won’t show any dirt. The risers and side trim were given a fresh coat of bright white semi-gloss paint. It took three coats of the Dark Chocolate milk paint to fully cover the treads. After they dried, I touched up where the white risers met the dark brown treads. This was the difficult part because the caulk application...
"This beautiful coffee table was painted in Millstone Milk Paint, stained with American Oak Gel Stain and protected with High Performance semi gloss top coat. I love how easy General Finishes products were to use and I know that their top coat will give it years of use!" - Vineyard Designs    

"Love the way this Drexel Server came out! The entire piece was sanded and stripped down to raw wood and stained with Java Gel Stain by General Finishes. We then finished the whole thing off with GF High Performance Topcoat in Semi-Gloss. Simply gorgeous!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

This piece was given a fresh look with General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint. The top was created with a custom mix of General Finishes Water Based Weathered Gray and Espresso Wood Stains. Sealed with High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

"I love this classic Farmhouse look. This client owned piece was brought to us for a makeover and I must say I love the way it turned out! We refinished this one in General Finishes Espresso water based stain and Antique White (Milk Paint). The piece was slightly distressed to let that dark Mahogany wood show through. The whole thing was then finished off in GF HP topcoat in satin. We left the original pulls with the perfect amount of patina to make the piece!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques,...
"Just finished this galley kitchen in GF Seagull Gray Milk Paint and High Performance Satin Topcoat as well as 2 coats of Primer. Your products are amazing! " - Tracy Eubanks    

"This beautiful, though slightly dated clock just received an elegant update! It was painted in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint, lightly distressed, and then meticulously edged over the distressing in a metallic bronze glaze. Sealed for protection using GF High Performance Topcoat in Satin." - Daisy Kay Designs & Vintage Finds

Who could ignore this lovely French Provincial dresser! The Distressed Gentleman finished this piece with GF Persian Blue Milk Paint, Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

NOTE: Room lighting impacted the appearance of the Persian Blue Milk Paint color.

"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  
"Be still my heart! MCM is so fab. This custom piece is painted in General Finishes Linen, with the handles and feet dipped in Burnished Pearl Effects, sealed with High Performance Satin. Lisa created that art in Patina Green, Lamp Black, & Burnished Pearl Effects. - Karie of Flipping Fabulous   Visit Flipping Fabulous at 104 N. Santa Fe Salina, KS and pick up your favorite GF products!    
"I use General Finishes products almost exclusively and I love them! This French Provincial dresser and nightstand are a couple of my favorite pieces that I have done. I painted them with General Finishes Milk Paint in Antique White and sealed with General Finishes High Performance Top Coat. I think they turned out beautiful! Thanks for a great product!" - Lakehouse Originals    

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    
"My signature tulip table done in with authentic aged rustic finish. Hand scraped then a dry brush effect using General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and finished with their HP flat top coat. Felt more like a piece of art."- Dettorre Furniture    
"Needing to make your home office a place where you love to "work"? This gorgeous desk can help you do just that! I spruced up this mid century modern desk/table with General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint and Gloss Top Coat." - Green Spruce Designs                

"This solid oak table set was refinished using General Finishes Espresso Water Based Wood Stain on the top and Antique White Milk Paint on the base and chairs. It was then distressed to highlight all of the edges and really give it that farmhouse look! We sealed the whole thing with GF High Performance Satin." - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

Painted Paradise auctioned this set to raise money for their local church's efforts in Honduras - such a noble...

This $10 garage sale find was transformed with General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Flat High Performance Topcoat by Farm Fresh Homestead.      
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.

What a statement piece this is! Upcycled & Reloved brought life to this cedar chest using General Finishes Chapin Gray Chalk Style Paint, Antique White Milk Paint and High Performance Topcoat.

Boxwood & Brass gave this sofa table a fresh look with General Finishes Tuscan Red Milk Paint. Sealed with High Performance Topcoat for protection.

"This small chest was given a shabby chic makeover using General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint and High Performance Top Coat in Flat. We added wood appliqués to her drawers and distressed to highlight all the curves and details."    
"I've really been into this color lately. Mid-century chest of drawers finished with General Finishes Brick Red and their Satin High Performance Topcoat." - The Distressed Gentleman   Visit The Distressed Gentleman at 505 State St Bristol, VA to purchase GF products.    

"Isn't this one a beauty! This vintage French Provincial triple dresser was chosen out of our current inventory and customized for a client using General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint with detail glazing in Argentine Pearl. The whole thing was finished off in a mix of Champagne Pearl Effects and HP in Semi Gloss to give it an all over shimmer. Love the way it turned out!!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

"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.    
Said Your Way Studio & Signs, GF's 2017 July Retailer of the Month finished this Amish made cabinet with Persian Blue Milk Paint, Whitewash Water Based Stain and High Performance Topcoat.   Stop by Said Your Way Studio at 1013 W. 7TH ST. AUBURN, IN to purchase GF products and to take part in fun hands on painting workshops. Visit them online at http://www.saidyourwaystudio.com/ for more info.    

"We love this take on antiqued and distressed Linen. This finish is usually synonymous with a vintage, traditional style but when paired with modern elements and furniture, it brings out a fresh, new aspect of the color's personality." - Reblessed, LLC

Reblessed, LLC used General Finishes Linen Milk Paint, Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat in Satin to complete this project

"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.
"We had the opportunity to makeover this beautiful table and chairs set for a client that turned out absolutely gorgeous! This piece was refinished in General Finishes Antique White with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and dark wax on the base of the table and chairs. We also did some distressing to really highlight the edges. The table top was done in Dark Chocolate Milk Paint and our wood graining tool to add a beautiful grain to the piece!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed...
"Loving this piece in General Finishes Queenstown Gray :-) Sealed with High Performance Top Coat in Flat finish." Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats    

This stunning Empire sideboard was refinished with Lamp Black Milk Paint and sealed with High Performance Topcoat Flat. Thanks to The Distressed Gentleman for this sweet share!

"Watched this piece languishing for over a year before deciding to accept the challenge. General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint has brought this piece to a new level of stunning. The entire piece was then finished with General Finishes High Performance Topcoat." - Jubilee Vintique

"This beautiful buffet is the darkest gray, a mix of General Finishes Queenstown Gray & Lamp Black, layered over Fusion Mineral Paint Ceramic Turquoise, with a dark walnut top & a High Performance Satin finish. Typically, pictures do a piece justice - not in this case! It's so much prettier in person, with a few bumps & bruises from its age peeking out. It's a statement piece for sure."   Flipping Fabulous is proud to retail General Finishes products! Visit them at 104 North...
"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    
"I just painted this kitchen in GF Linen Milk Paint followed by 3 layers of GF High Performance Satin Topcoat. It turned out amazing. :)." - Tracy Eubanks    
Adorable rescued 1940's vintage vanity restyled with General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and satin High Performance Topcoat.    

"This big and beautiful coffee table is complete and up for sale! She's been painted in General Finishes crisp Snow White Milk Paint and sealed in their High Performance Topcoat for added durability. Her top has been refinished in a beautiful medium gray Weathered Wood stain that will blend beautifully with any home decor!" - Twig & Thyme Design