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COVID-19  Update - 6/15/21
BEHLEN Finishing has a NEW LABEL
Shellac.net Wood Finish Supply - New Location
Penetrating NGR DYE - Behlen JET BLACK
Moving Rubber Bands as Clamps
NEW - Dewaxed Flake - BONA / MAROON
Dewaxed BEIGE Shellac New Crop Shipping
Other Big Stories
BEHLEN Finishing has a NEW LABEL

BEHLEN Finishing has a NEW LABEL

Shellac.net Wood Finish SupplyAn Authorized Mohawk Distributor As of June 1st 2019 the H.Behlen Finishing Products were transitioned to the Mohawk Finishing label. Not every product was included in the transition, in that there are good Mohawk equivalents for those items. Products that have been made using the same formula for years will be co-labeled […]

Shellac.net Wood Finish Supply - New Location

Shellac.net Wood Finish Supply – New Location

Shellac.net Wood Finish Supply & MERIT Industries Mohawkfinishsupply.com Authorized Mohawk Distributor NEW Location,  2465 Second Street, Napa CA 94559 We are (most of the time) Open 5 days .. 8:00 am to 4:00 pm &  Saturdays – by Appointment.  707-299-8016 Please stop by our NEW showroom when you’re in the Napa area. From Hwy 29 […]

Penetrating NGR DYE - Behlen JET BLACK

Penetrating NGR DYE – Behlen JET BLACK

Ultra Penetrating NGR DYE – JET BLACK The beautiful deep JET BLACK Dye (Behlen Formula) is back in production and SHIPPING. Available here:  in Pints, Quarts, Gallons Ultra® Penetrating NGR (Non Grain Raising) DYE. Excellent fade & UV resistance. Intermix to arrive at custom colors. Reduce color intensity with Shellac Solvent Denatured Alcohol.     See: […]



MONTHLY SPECIALS Starting October 2021 October 2021 Featured Product SALE Items, Click here: Mohawk Wiping Wood Stains Mohawk Wiping Wood™ Stains are traditional pigmented, semi-transparent, non-grain raising, oil/solvent-based stains. See: TECHNICAL DATA SHEET —- Monthly Promotional Sales will feature a select finishing product. Sale price good for orders placed and paid within the sale month […]

ADJUST LACQUERS for Weather Conditions

Getting the most from your Lacquer Finishes When & Why To Use Flash-Off™ Control Solvent & Lacquer Blush Retarder Use Lacquer Retarder to avoid Blushing –   Lacquer retarder is used to help eliminate “blushing”, the white foggy look caused by HIGH humidity or rainy and cool/cold weather. This blush sometimes is only observed in […]

NEW - Dewaxed Flake - BONA / MAROON

NEW – Dewaxed Flake – BONA / MAROON

Use BONA / MAROON on Mahogany, Cherry, Rosewood,
and similar toned woods.

Dewaxed BEIGE Shellac New Crop Shipping

Dewaxed BEIGE Shellac New Crop Shipping

Dewaxed Flake – BEIGE SHELLAC (Neutral Blonde) Just Arrived 2/25/2021 to order: Now Shipping — New 2021 Crop Pale NEUTRAL Blonde, light pale amber toned beige.

Shop APRONS ••• NEW Addition

SHOP APRONS We found these discontinued production New Shop Aprons, we pass on our great savings. Shop aprons tend to be expensive, so when we found these I grabbed some aprons for packaging, sanding, and some for staining and finishing operations. To keep the finish clear and dust free we never use a shop apron […]

Wood Touch-Up & Repair DVD

Wood Touch-Up & Repair DVD

This MOHAWK DVD is designed to teach the most up-to-date wood finishing and repair methods in the industry. Beginners in finish repair and the professional touch-up technician will find this a valuable tool for learning and reviewing the latest in furniture service procedures. “Better than any book for the subjects covered!” “It’s Packed with useful […]



STOP throwing away partially used oil paints and varnishes – Use Bloxygen Bloxygen uses ultra pure Argon, the  natural inert gas drives the oxygen and moisture from the container. Simply blow the oxygen out of the container with Bloxygen, then seal the lid. The heavy, inert Bloxygen gas sinks down and blocks oxygen from the […]

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