FAQ Paint-related What brand of paint should I use? Can I use eggshell, semi-gloss or high-gloss paint? How much paint/how many coats will my project require? What if my paint is too thick? Brush-related Do I need a fancy brush? How do I avoid bristles in my paint? How do I avoid seeing brush strokes? Wax and Sealing-related Can I seal with Polyurethane? Or, something besides wax? When I wax, I sometimes get “wax dust” or “pilly” wax. Why? Project-related Sometimes, when I paint a second coat, the first seems to lift. Why does this happen, and how do I avoid it? What about painting extra-smooth surfaces? I want to paint my kitchen cabinets… What causes bleed-through, and how do I solve it?