Wood staining brushes are a crucial tool in achieving a smooth, even, and professional finish when applying stain to wood. The type of stain, the project size, and the type of wood all play a role in which brush will give the best results. The most important factor in choosing the proper brush is the type of stain being applied. Some stains, such as water-based stains, require synthetic bristle brushes while oil-based stains require a more natural bristle brushes. Choosing the wrong brush can result in a poor application and an uneven finish.
Wood staining brushes should be cleaned with an appropriate cleaner after use to prevent damage to the bristle, ensure longevity, and prevent contamination of future staining projects.