How do you use a guardsman filler stick?
Likewise, what is the difference between wood putty and wood filler?
Wood filler differs from wood putty in that the filler usually consists of sawdust or wood fibers suspended in a binder, while putty is usually a plastic such as epoxy, fiberglass or polyurethane. Moreover, unlike filler, putty doesn't harden. Wood filler isn't weatherproof and won't last outdoors.
Secondly, can you paint over wood filler? Most wood fillers can be painted, but fillers may affect how the paint looks. If you use primer first, it can help even out the look of the area. This process works particularly well if you're painting a whole piece of furniture that you've repaired holes on. Paint or stain the area.
Hereof, how do you fix wood chips in furniture?
Small, shallow chips can occur in the finish of the wood, leaving the stain and the color intact. In this case, you need only to repair the damaged finish. Use clear nail polish to fill in the chip, then allow it to dry. Sand with very fine sandpaper of 600 or 800 grit to ensure that the resealed surface is even.
How long does wood filler need to dry before sanding?