Originally Posted by KansasFR3
I like it! Thanks for sharing the stain info. I need to create some shelves and that'll help me out.
I found that I would do the porous edge first with a few coats. When dried I would stain one side, let it fully dry, before staining the other side. I used HDX Terry Staining Pads, and got nice results.
HDX Terry Staining Pads (4-Pack)-K-99488-C - The Home Depot
PS, i am not a carpenter or painter by all means, so take all this info from an amateur please
Another item I use during these projects that helps a lot: