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Old 11-06-2012, 11:11 AM   #1
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Fleetwood Discovery

We have a 2006 Discovery, any ideas how I can make the wood walls and cabinets shiny(like the new motorhomes)? Just wondering if I can put some type varnish on the wood?
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Old 11-06-2012, 11:44 AM   #2
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Brand name is Humbrys restore comes in a metal can about $7 Home Depot did cary it
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How shiny? Most people want a soft glow to the wood, but if you are looking for really shiny, you want to add a high gloss varnish, shellac, or lacquer. If the surface is in good condition, you can just clean it thoroughly and coat over it.
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Hmmm. I Googled up "Humbry's" but no joy. Maybe you mean Howard Restore-A-Finish. Home Depot carries that one.
Not a recommendation as I've never tried it but it has a couple of good reviews.
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New mh have a clear similar to auto finishes. If you removed or masked carefully and sprayed you can get good results.
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You are correct my bad it is great I have used over 20 years
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Old 11-07-2012, 09:51 AM   #7
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Thanks for all the replys. I apologize for not replying sooner, Internet problems. You guys are helpful. Thanks again.
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