Red oak stain

Transform your space with stunning red oak stain ideas that add warmth and character. Explore top options to create a timeless and inviting atmosphere in your home.
How 6 Different Stains Look On 5 Popular Types of Wood - Chris Loves Julia Special Walnut Stain, Oak Floor Stains, Hardwood Floor Colors, Floor Stain Colors, Floor Stain, Oak Floors, Oak Stain, Wood Floor Stain Colors, Minwax Stain Colors

This post is sponsored by Minwax. We’ve been wanting to do a wood/stain study for years now and in my head, I wanted to do every type of wood with about 20 different stains each. But with limited resources (not to mention space), we settled on 5 popular species of wood commonly used by DIYers, with 6 […]

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Julie Martin
How To Make Red Oak Look Like White Oak | Wayhome Design, Ideas, Lincoln, Workshop, Color Washed Wood, Oak Stain, Red Oak Stain, Red Oak Floors, Stain Colors

With white oak being so popular these days, it has almost quickly become one of the most expensive hardwoods in America. While switching to maple or cherry could be a money-saving option, using red oak will achieve the exact same beautiful grain pattern as white oak. We just need a special stain to mute the orange and pink, and create that soft white oak finish we've all fallen in love with. (Design and photo credit Studio McGee)Let's first give credit where credit is due: we got this…

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Andi Clegg-Culwell
Nicole & Mike | Full Time Real Estate Investors ✨ on Instagram: "🎉 We refinished RED OAK hardwood floors to look like WHITE OAK at our latest Maxwell House flip and we’re sharing all the details! 

If you’ve been with us for a while, you know I’ve been on a mission to find the right formula for a LIGHT stain on red oak that doesn’t go too pink/red/orange...as red oak naturally does. 

The key to doing this is finding a stain with a good amount of green pigment to it (red and green are complementary colors, so adding one to the other will result in a more neutralized tone. 

You could pay for an absurd amount of stain samples & spend countless hours mixing various custom formulas over and over...and over (like I did) trying to get the perfect color, but today I’m spilling ALL the details t Instagram, Red Oak Hardwood Floors Stains, Red Oak Hardwood Floors, White Oak Floors, White Oak Hardwood Floors, Red Oak Floors, Oak Floor Stains, Weathered Oak Stain, Red Oak Wood Floors

Nicole & Mike | Full Time Real Estate Investors ✨ on Instagram: "🎉 We refinished RED OAK hardwood floors to look like WHITE OAK at our latest Maxwell House flip and we’re sharing all the details! If you’ve been with us for a while, you know I’ve been on a mission to find the right formula for a LIGHT stain on red oak that doesn’t go too pink/red/orange...as red oak naturally does. The key to doing this is finding a stain with a good amount of green pigment to it (red and green are…

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Shannon
Natalie | DIY, Builds & Design on Instagram: "Love the look of white oak but can only find red oak and don’t like the pink undertones you see in the red oak? Well, here’s the perfect stain combo to turn red oak into the gorgeous tone and shade of white oak! 👍🏼 ✨What stains/liquids you need: -Varathane “Aged Wheat” -Varathane “Antique White” -Odorless Mineral Spirits ✨Mix these 3 in a ratio of 1:2:2 (aged wheat : antique white : mineral spirits) in a plastic cup until it’s a super pretty and wa Diy, Upcycling, Design, Oak Stain, White Washed Oak, Red Oak Stain, Staining Wood, Red Oak Floors, White Oak

Natalie | DIY, Builds & Design on Instagram: "Love the look of white oak but can only find red oak and don’t like the pink undertones you see in the red oak? Well, here’s the perfect stain combo to turn red oak into the gorgeous tone and shade of white oak! 👍🏼 ✨What stains/liquids you need: -Varathane “Aged Wheat” -Varathane “Antique White” -Odorless Mineral Spirits ✨Mix these 3 in a ratio of 1:2:2 (aged wheat : antique white : mineral spirits) in a plastic cup until it’s a super pretty…

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Carolyn Roberts

We’re often asked to perform magic. It seems many homeowners with existing red oak hardwood floor would prefer to go lighter, brighter and achieve a “white oak” look instead of the typical red oak look which tends to read orange. We’ve mixed and experimented and mixed and experimented some more. We’

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Dusti Lianez