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Forum: RESTORATION

Got an antique you need to restore. Don't strip it and coat it with polyurethane and ruin it's value. Check in here for traditional finishes and genuine restoration help. Find out the ins and outs and how to keep or enhance it's value. Not just for furniture.

  1. Mid century recliner chairs

    Started by Blackout, 7th Jan 2019 09:17 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,879
    17th Jan 2019, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  2. Simple silky oak sideboard getting new life

    Started by Blackout, 30th Dec 2018 01:40 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,550
    6th Jan 2019, 09:34 PM Go to last post
  3. Teak veneer

    Started by goldie1, 28th Nov 2018 10:42 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,249
    20th Dec 2018, 09:27 PM Go to last post
  4. Honey dear Chinese lantern

    Started by fletty, 18th Dec 2018 10:53 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,874
    19th Dec 2018, 05:53 PM Go to last post
  5. Mahogany table to get new life

    Started by Blackout, 15th Dec 2018 05:12 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,626
    15th Dec 2018, 05:12 PM Go to last post
  6. 70's recliner chair

    Started by Blackout, 2nd Dec 2018 11:47 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,792
    10th Dec 2018, 05:53 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,384
    9th Dec 2018, 11:51 AM Go to last post
  7. 78 wind up record player

    Started by Blackout, 2nd Dec 2018 04:20 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,462
    3rd Dec 2018, 10:20 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,758
    3rd Dec 2018, 11:36 AM Go to last post
  8. What-not red cedar

    Started by Blackout, 2nd Dec 2018 12:08 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,417
    2nd Dec 2018, 04:25 PM Go to last post
  9. Quilt stand to become towel rack

    Started by Blackout, 2nd Dec 2018 11:57 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,395
    2nd Dec 2018, 11:57 AM Go to last post
  10. Chinese lacquered cabinet

    Started by fletty, 4th Jul 2018 05:07 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,300
    22nd Nov 2018, 06:02 PM Go to last post
  11. Sewing Machine Cabinet

    Started by Chris Parks, 4th Feb 2018 12:18 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,378
    17th Nov 2018, 11:53 PM Go to last post
  12. Drink ring water stain removal.

    Started by Shedhand, 12th Oct 2018 09:47 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,722
    16th Nov 2018, 03:56 PM Go to last post
  13. Coopers paint stripper

    Started by jonnorris03, 5th Jul 2011 09:33 AM
    ########, appreciated, belt, cheap, cheers, concern, coopers, covered, detector, door, easy, feedback, healthier, ideas, jon, lead, lol, lot, paint, putting, ring, sander, starts, stripper, stripping
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 8,235
    11th Nov 2018, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  14. Woodworm Treatment?

    Started by yvan, 8th Nov 2018 07:15 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,643
    8th Nov 2018, 10:23 AM Go to last post
  15. Red Cedar chest of draws resto

    Started by Superbunny, 3rd Nov 2018 05:36 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,014
    7th Nov 2018, 09:17 PM Go to last post
  16. Mahogany table surface damage

    Started by peacay, 30th Oct 2018 04:29 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,737
    3rd Nov 2018, 01:22 PM Go to last post
  17. 1920's silky oak chair?

    Started by Blackout, 3rd Nov 2018 08:32 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,747
    3rd Nov 2018, 08:32 AM Go to last post
  18. C1880 G J Lines Bow rocker restoration

    Started by yaryetnom, 10th Jul 2018 10:12 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 4,138
    8th Oct 2018, 06:35 AM Go to last post
  19. Oregon Restoration advice for Overseas

    Started by arislgr, 26th Sep 2018 02:11 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,211
    7th Oct 2018, 07:28 PM Go to last post
  20. table top repair

    Started by astrid, 22nd Sep 2018 10:54 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,560
    23rd Sep 2018, 05:22 PM Go to last post
  21. Put-U-Up

    Started by Ozcee, 18th Aug 2018 01:55 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,721
    4th Sep 2018, 10:39 AM Go to last post
  22. Smile Shameless self-promotion warning: Vote for me!

    Started by markharrison, 27th Aug 2018 06:41 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,612
    1st Sep 2018, 04:54 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,830
    24th Jul 2018, 03:54 AM Go to last post
  23. Chinese mahjong table..... a restoration?

    Started by fletty, 11th Jul 2018 11:19 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,891
    13th Jul 2018, 09:37 PM Go to last post
  24. My next 'restoration' challenge.

    Started by russ57, 8th Jul 2018 12:14 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,802
    9th Jul 2018, 04:24 PM Go to last post
  25. Red cedar meat safe - farm shed find

    Started by Blackout, 20th May 2018 08:34 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,291
    8th Jul 2018, 07:21 PM Go to last post
  26. Papier-mâché Victorian chess tilt table

    Started by Blackout, 8th Jul 2018 06:55 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,302
    8th Jul 2018, 06:59 PM Go to last post
  27. Tilt table leg repair

    Started by Blackout, 24th May 2018 05:37 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,096
    8th Jul 2018, 06:20 PM Go to last post

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