Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Orbital sander
- Paint roller, 6-in.
You'll also need a foam brush, a work light and stand-offs.
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Mineral spirits
- Wipe-on polyurethane
- Sandpaper, 80-, 120-, 220, and 280-grits
- Synthetic sanding pads, extra fine
- 6-mil plastic sheeting