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Refinishing particle board with vinyl veneer

Wood-grain laminate sheets are widely available. They are commonly used for countertops. Formica® and Wilsonart® are two major US brands, no endorsement implied. They also come in many other patterns ...
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Refinishing particle board with vinyl veneer

You are giving it to much fancy words. That is not engineered wood, just plain particle board (cheap). It is not covered by wood veneer. – To do it looking great, you would buy some wood veneer and ...
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Refinishing particle board with vinyl veneer

That cabinet counter top must be replaced. The original top surface has worn or been damaged and the particle board is now compromised. The wood particles are coming apart and will be an issue that ...
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Refinishing particle board with vinyl veneer

Redo the finish? Not on your life. But if I'm right, and that is indeed the cabinet floor, you are allowed to just completely replace it with Real Wood™. Get a few boards, cut to fit, and lay them ...
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What is a good exterior finish for red oak?

Tung oil with uv inhibitors. It penetrates the wood so it doesn’t look like a coated finish.
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What is a good exterior finish for red oak?

Linseed oil is non-VOC, traditional, and works. Raw (rather than boiled) is what's normally used outdoors.
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