02:04PM | 07/30/03
Member Since: 02/06/03
9 lifetime posts
I applied polyurethane to some molding today in my garage and I noticed a short time later that rather large bubbles had formed on the surface. There were NO bubbles when I was done and this was something that happened later.

Has anyone else ever seen anything like this before? Is it because of the heat (it wasn't real humid today)? How can it be prevented?


02:38PM | 08/04/03
Member Since: 05/19/03
457 lifetime posts
This was caused from the heat and im really suprised that no bubbles were there when you were done.
What is happening is the stuff is drying to fast and shrinking up causing the bubbles.Did you have the wood in the garage overnight?If so it could be the wood heated up when the garage got warm thru the day,either touch the wood and see if it feels warm before doing this or wait for a cooler day and by all means avoid doing it in direct sunlight and don't set in sun to dry.


Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.


type the code from the image


Post_new_button or Login_button

Colorful, useful, and fun, these tire planters form the foundation for a delightful container garden. Just spray-paint old... Reused steel windows create an eye-catching splashguard in this walk-in shower. The vintage factory windows bring an inter... A galvanized steel tub is a surprising but charming fixture in this bright and breezy screened patio. It's perfect for was... If you're not crazy about the idea of commingling plants and pool, this modern variation may be more to your liking. The s... Yes, a freestanding garage can become its own tiny house. Artist Michelle de la Vega has all the comforts of a modern resi... If you lack plumbing skills but have a good sturdy tree, here's the easiest outdoor shower solution of all: Simply attach... Pursue what's known as the stack effect. To achieve it, open the windows on both the upper and lower floors, and as warm a... How do you like this smart use for an old bottle? Clamp an empty wine bottle to a fence or wall near your outdoor deck or ... Simple and striking, a couple of pieces of "lovingly used" furniture creates a special kind of charm. A weathered chair fo... Twine lanterns add pops of crafty—but sophisticated—flair to any outdoor setting. Wrap glue-soaked twine around a balloon ... When securely fastened to a tree or the ceiling of a porch, a pallet and some cushioning make the ideal place to lounge. V... Incorporate nature into your lighting scheme by securing a dead tree in a concrete mold and draping your pendant lamp from... For the cost of a can of exterior paint , you can totally transform your porch. Paint the floor a hue that complements yo... In this urban apartment, a standard-issue patio became a serene and green perch by replacing the typical concrete with gro... This garden shed has been decked out to the nines. Designer Orla Kiely created the intimate home for a flower trade show, ...
Newsletter_icon Google_plus Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss_icon