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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. One Before The Landfill

    Started by Christos, 26th Apr 2017 06:51 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    27th Apr 2017, 10:08 AM Go to last post
  2. 6 drawer dresser

    Started by fletty, 8th Feb 2017 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,110
    25th Apr 2017, 08:43 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 244
    25th Apr 2017, 08:05 AM Go to last post
  3. Cleaning antique mahogany dresser

    Started by Gold Coaster, 21st Apr 2017 04:26 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 337
    22nd Apr 2017, 07:31 PM Go to last post
  4. Leadlight repair

    Started by fletty, 13th Aug 2016 10:45 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,196
    7th Apr 2017, 09:13 PM Go to last post
  5. How to restore a veneered table top.

    Started by Zaphod, 12th Mar 2017 03:19 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 971
    13th Mar 2017, 07:32 PM Go to last post
  6. Angry Japanning Black how to restore 1870s cabinet

    Started by MarkCoffs, 2nd Mar 2017 05:00 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,354
    6th Mar 2017, 10:51 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 907
    25th Feb 2017, 06:44 PM Go to last post
  7. Restoring Antique Leadlight Cabinet

    Started by hobbiest, 17th Feb 2017 01:06 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 825
    22nd Feb 2017, 10:07 AM Go to last post
  8. Old dining chairs

    Started by andrew29, 4th Sep 2016 12:03 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,336
    31st Jan 2017, 02:36 PM Go to last post
  9. Restoring a spinning wheel

    Started by Allan at Wallan, 15th Nov 2016 03:28 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,871
    14th Jan 2017, 03:56 PM Go to last post
  10. school windows

    Started by gdf26562, 6th Jan 2017 04:09 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 561
    10th Jan 2017, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  11. I have had a table top disaster

    Started by scottbr, 5th Jan 2017 11:25 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 618
    10th Jan 2017, 06:58 PM Go to last post
  12. Restoring antique fishing reel

    Started by grevilleavic, 8th Jan 2017 07:07 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 276
    9th Jan 2017, 02:04 PM Go to last post
  13. Camera restoration

    Started by mikl, 26th Aug 2016 08:51 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 4,378
    26th Dec 2016, 12:58 PM Go to last post
  14. Restoring a tea cart

    Started by DonIncognito, 21st Dec 2016 01:58 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 326
    21st Dec 2016, 01:58 PM Go to last post
  15. Smile Tung Oil

    Started by Maureen P, 8th Dec 2016 03:41 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 574
    13th Dec 2016, 01:54 PM Go to last post
  16. Kauri Trunk

    Started by Thumbthumper, 25th Sep 2016 03:05 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,849
    2nd Nov 2016, 09:09 AM Go to last post
  17. art nouveau oval blackwood dining table

    Started by wood spirit, 3rd Oct 2016 05:39 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 456
    5th Oct 2016, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  18. Trim, trim and more trim

    Started by skmelvin, 3rd Oct 2016 01:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 296
    3rd Oct 2016, 03:15 PM Go to last post
  19. Help with identifying mid century chest of drawers

    Started by Jaymac, 1st Oct 2016 01:14 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 388
    1st Oct 2016, 06:50 PM Go to last post
  20. Restoration of a Dresser.

    Started by Shedhand, 30th Sep 2016 11:21 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 382
    1st Oct 2016, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  21. Help sought for restoring veneer..

    Started by Raven6, 27th Sep 2016 10:39 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 498
    30th Sep 2016, 04:11 PM Go to last post
  22. what is this timber

    Started by hughie, 10th Sep 2016 10:18 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 879
    26th Sep 2016, 01:03 PM Go to last post
  23. WIP - Spinning Wheel Repair

    Started by Skew's_Girl, 4th Sep 2016 02:22 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 938
    17th Sep 2016, 09:46 PM Go to last post
  24. Chair leg tips

    Started by goldie1, 17th Sep 2016 09:36 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 299
    17th Sep 2016, 09:36 PM Go to last post
  25. Busted up mahogany writing box

    Started by RedShirtGuy, 4th May 2016 02:40 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,701
    7th Sep 2016, 08:59 PM Go to last post
  26. More Queensland windows

    Started by fletty, 29th Aug 2016 05:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 1,057
    3rd Sep 2016, 04:28 PM Go to last post
  27. Mortise Guage

    Started by Bendigo Bob, 23rd Aug 2016 09:59 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 501
    29th Aug 2016, 09:38 PM Go to last post
  28. Restoring casement windows

    Started by Poit, 17th Apr 2016 09:49 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,132
    27th Aug 2016, 08:24 PM Go to last post

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