1. Announcement:
    REPORTING POSTS - You can help.
    Neil (Senior Administrator)
    20th Mar 2009
    Views:
    379,991
Page 1 of 25 12345611 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 30 of 747

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. Help! Is there a way to fix this?

    Started by dstama, 10th Dec 2019 07:29 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 265
    11th Dec 2019, 09:40 PM Go to last post
  2. Door fix

    Started by SHIPPERS, 9th Dec 2019 09:37 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 128
    9th Dec 2019, 09:52 PM Go to last post
  3. Oak dining room table conundrum

    Started by Lappa, 22nd Nov 2019 12:31 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 426
    5th Dec 2019, 05:23 PM Go to last post
  4. 100 year old screen door restoration

    Started by oldfarmhouse, 27th Nov 2019 07:22 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 364
    5th Dec 2019, 11:06 AM Go to last post
  5. matching walnut colour with French polish

    Started by gda27, 7th Nov 2019 12:33 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 717
    4th Dec 2019, 07:46 PM Go to last post
  6. mid century coffee table Reno

    Started by mattocks, 1st Dec 2019 04:51 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 209
    2nd Dec 2019, 07:16 AM Go to last post
  7. Fixing Old Wooden Chairs

    Started by 62woollybugger, 30th Nov 2019 09:34 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 225
    1st Dec 2019, 02:25 PM Go to last post
  8. Cheap Grandfather Clock, Darken Wood & Wooden Veneer

    Started by sheeny71, 23rd Nov 2019 12:05 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 644
    26th Nov 2019, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  9. Bowed Table

    Started by bcun3015, 18th Nov 2019 03:51 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 382
    20th Nov 2019, 04:39 PM Go to last post
  10. Mid-century lounge repair

    Started by caillan, 11th Nov 2019 07:41 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 354
    11th Nov 2019, 11:07 PM Go to last post
  11. Polish Chinese Rosewood furniture.

    Started by Brigalow, 31st Oct 2019 06:23 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 424
    7th Nov 2019, 01:20 PM Go to last post
  12. repair or replace veneer on gramophone?

    Started by jack620, 3rd Nov 2019 07:08 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 484
    5th Nov 2019, 11:06 AM Go to last post
  13. Red cedar round table

    Started by Blackout, 22nd Aug 2019 08:40 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 827
    3rd Nov 2019, 06:58 PM Go to last post
  14. Secretary silky oak desk clean up

    Started by Blackout, 26th Oct 2019 10:53 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 436
    26th Oct 2019, 10:53 PM Go to last post
  15. Question Fixing a poor Balloon Back chair glue repair

    Started by Fuzzie, 23rd Oct 2019 04:52 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 483
    26th Oct 2019, 10:50 AM Go to last post
  16. Desk SO drop front legs for repair

    Started by Blackout, 12th Oct 2019 10:52 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 716
    15th Oct 2019, 05:05 AM Go to last post
  17. Old bevel mirrors new life idea

    Started by Blackout, 13th Oct 2019 07:55 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 638
    14th Oct 2019, 09:57 PM Go to last post
  18. Turtle shell inlay

    Started by surfguy, 14th Oct 2019 07:40 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 548
    14th Oct 2019, 08:58 AM Go to last post
  19. Kitchen cabinet small with leadlight

    Started by Blackout, 29th Aug 2019 07:46 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,223
    13th Oct 2019, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  20. Friesan Clock restoration

    Started by Lappa, 15th Apr 2019 06:03 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 32
    • Views: 4,037
    6th Oct 2019, 12:50 PM Go to last post
  21. Veranda coffee time table

    Started by Blackout, 28th Sep 2019 08:11 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 620
    28th Sep 2019, 08:11 PM Go to last post
  22. Filing cabinet 6 drawer

    Started by Blackout, 22nd Sep 2019 02:39 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 688
    22nd Sep 2019, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  23. Carved picture frame - early Australian

    Started by Blackout, 21st Sep 2019 09:41 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 604
    22nd Sep 2019, 02:28 PM Go to last post
  24. Sideboard Starkey and Christoe

    Started by Blackout, 16th Sep 2019 07:37 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 550
    21st Sep 2019, 09:08 AM Go to last post
  25. Valve Radio Box Restoration

    Started by GarciaJ, 4th Sep 2019 12:25 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 862
    8th Sep 2019, 07:24 PM Go to last post
  26. Upcycle old linen cupboard

    Started by Blackout, 7th Sep 2019 09:08 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 551
    8th Sep 2019, 04:09 AM Go to last post
  27. Barley twist table

    Started by Blackout, 7th Sep 2019 06:49 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 427
    7th Sep 2019, 06:49 PM Go to last post
  28. Side board mirror top recovery

    Started by Blackout, 17th Aug 2019 11:49 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 711
    7th Sep 2019, 09:31 AM Go to last post
  29. New Leadlight

    Started by Beardy, 31st Aug 2019 06:47 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 596
    31st Aug 2019, 06:47 PM Go to last post
  30. First time restoration: Silky Oak occasional table

    Started by Catbird5, 10th Jul 2019 11:11 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,396
    21st Aug 2019, 11:14 AM Go to last post

Page 1 of 25 12345611 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 10 replies or 30 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 10 replies or 30 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •