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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. Paper filing wooden drawers

    Started by Blackout, 4th October 2021 11:24 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 420
    16th October 2021, 08:05 PM Go to last post
  2. Oak Dining Table

    Started by woodhutt, 2nd September 2021 02:22 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 313
    13th October 2021, 10:40 AM Go to last post
  3. Door repair

    Started by Pappy, 7th October 2021 10:40 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 272
    9th October 2021, 06:31 PM Go to last post
  4. Wooden Metronome Restoration

    Started by ChPLAT, 28th September 2021 01:51 PM
    metronome, restoration, shellac
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 232
    30th September 2021, 09:59 PM Go to last post
  5. pork fat stain removal

    Started by Shedhand, 27th September 2021 01:11 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 166
    27th September 2021, 07:22 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 322
    12th September 2021, 12:55 PM Go to last post
  6. Red face 5 drawer cedar desk restoration

    Started by G Mack, 10th June 2021 09:00 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 477
    10th September 2021, 09:22 PM Go to last post
  7. Advice on finish lifted from spilled water

    Started by halminator, 22nd August 2021 02:54 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 300
    4th September 2021, 06:00 PM Go to last post
  8. Restoring Stanley tote and knob

    Started by chekkers, 29th August 2021 07:28 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 70
    29th August 2021, 07:28 PM Go to last post
  9. work bench protection

    Started by scott71, 12th January 2021 08:37 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 637
    16th August 2021, 01:39 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 452
    13th August 2021, 11:19 AM Go to last post
  10. Glue used in 1880's window sashes

    Started by lostwax, 31st July 2021 12:08 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 302
    2nd August 2021, 12:22 PM Go to last post
  11. Mixing stains with tung oil?

    Started by DrRob, 23rd July 2021 11:55 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 278
    26th July 2021, 06:45 PM Go to last post
  12. Upcycle/restore vanity

    Started by jillwood, 22nd July 2021 11:22 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 116
    22nd July 2021, 07:40 PM Go to last post
  13. Horologist Please!!

    Started by Simplicity, 14th July 2021 08:36 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 418
    20th July 2021, 10:28 PM Go to last post
  14. Edwardian couch suite restoration

    Started by bronte049, 19th July 2021 04:04 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 276
    20th July 2021, 02:00 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 345
    6th July 2021, 10:44 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 335
    26th June 2021, 08:12 AM Go to last post
  15. Question Was glue Really Really expensive

    Started by russ57, 8th June 2021 12:51 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 567
    12th June 2021, 01:06 AM Go to last post
  16. Question Bedhead repair

    Started by AnnaG, 29th May 2021 02:03 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 425
    30th May 2021, 10:46 AM Go to last post
  17. Veneer wrinkled

    Started by Shootrj2003, 23rd February 2021 03:31 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 400
    19th May 2021, 09:38 PM Go to last post
  18. Recycling to make 3 x 2 desk

    Started by Blackout, 3rd May 2021 06:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 271
    6th May 2021, 04:30 PM Go to last post
  19. Yet another Cedar chair

    Started by Thumbthumper, 7th April 2021 04:35 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 387
    19th April 2021, 09:08 PM Go to last post
  20. Dining room jarrah table crack

    Started by headshot10, 16th April 2021 04:36 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 340
    18th April 2021, 06:52 PM Go to last post
  21. Roll top desk restoration

    Started by Shedhand, 6th April 2021 11:08 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 539
    10th April 2021, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  22. Cedar hall table

    Started by Thumbthumper, 7th April 2021 04:07 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 143
    7th April 2021, 04:07 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 586
    21st March 2021, 05:53 PM Go to last post
  23. 1800's Stained Glass Window Frames

    Started by double.d, 19th March 2021 01:09 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 149
    19th March 2021, 01:09 PM Go to last post
  24. Silky oak kitchen cabinet recovery into bookcase

    Started by Blackout, 24th January 2021 07:45 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 756
    28th February 2021, 02:09 PM Go to last post
  25. I have a problem

    Started by scottbr, 18th May 2020 05:14 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 2,754
    24th February 2021, 10:27 PM Go to last post

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