What kind of stain do you use on a guitar?
The highlighted grain/stain finish is best suited to guitars with a distinct grain pattern as those found on timbers such as Mahogany and Ash or guitars that include a figured maple cap or veneer such as Flamed, Quilted or Spalted Maple.
What is the best finish for a guitar?
OILS AND WAXES Oil finish is one of the oldest methods of protection and beautification of wood. Although it is the least protective method, is preferred by many for the natural and warm touch that it provides, revealing the wood grain.
Can you refinish an acoustic guitar?
Remember, refinishing an acoustic guitar will lower its value. However, if you feel the need to repaint or refinish your guitar, it can be done even at home.