I'm looking for product recommendation for cleaning wood prior to chalk paint.
I have an unfinished exterior bench, it’s been polyurethaned 5 years ago, but that’s worn off. It’s roughened from the SW sun and low humidity. I have bright bl... See more
I found an antique looking dresser in a Goodwill store for $7.00. It was pure wood, the drawers indicated that. The outside was scratched and stain marked.How can I t... See more
How do I get the paint to stick?
I’ve used fusion paint on a dresser that I’m doing over. The colour is steel grey/blue. I liked the colour on the piece in the store but in my home environment I ... See more
My Thomasville pecan dining table has foam rubber residue on the top. The residue is from a cheap table pad that was left on table too long. Can it be removed witho... See more
I'm looking for a special lock for a vintage Formica table leg. The legs have two slits that fit over two oblong attachments on bottom of table. Then there are unique... See more
has anyone spray painted black metal outdoor chairs with beige mesh seats a different color than black? I'd like to update my black metal sling chairs and have only s... See more
I bought an armoire on eBay and it was owned by an elderly lady before she passed away. I cannot get that old (like elderly smelling) musty smell out of the armoire.... See more
Recently, I found a handwritten letter from my deceased grandmother to one of her children. I want to use the process in the attached photo to upholster her favorite ... See more
Disaster?! I am dyeing my leather ottoman with Fiebing's leather dye. The first coat went on and buffed out perfectly. The second coat went on fine. When I started to... See more
I have a low side two drawer vertical metal cabinet. Bi want to use it but the drawers are missing the rails. There are circular holes an inch apart on top of the si... See more
My nightstand has something stuck behind it that I cannot reach. The drawer does not close all the way because of the item that is stuck. The drawer does not come o... See more
just purchased power lift recliner, have to sleep in one. The foot only goes up about halfway, any suggestions ?
What is the best paint to use to touch up my wicker indoor furniture?
I chalk painted a small buffet navy blue and then added wax. but did not like the finish. Too boring. So, I removed the wax and now want to put a silver glaze over t... See more
What can I use to cover the top of my ugly dresser? Is there any type of paper that I can use.
I'm trying to make the frame for a porch swing bed. Im not sure how big to make them and what kind of wood to use. Thanks you all. OH and should I make it a twin or f... See more
how to paint compressed wood furniture
Stripping seems to work well on arms and legs but not on the seat and back of the bench where it is being very resistant to the stripper.