I am planning on painting the kitchen cabinets. They have been painted previously. I buy my paint etc at Lowes since I have their credit card. My question is what kin... See more
Looking to build food pantry from book case. Would like top moulding added, and bi-fold doors. Also need to add 12" of width. Total size is 48" by 58" so will need t... See more
How or where can I have a recliner repaired. A spring has fallen out. I can no longer fold the leg/foot support down. Otherwise it’s in perfect condition. It’s ju... See more
I am wanting to lighten up my living room. I have brown stained trim, brown stained ceiling beams and a large brown stained built in bookshelf cabinet which is next t... See more
How do you build an 8 foot bench with padded slow close lids
I have this beautiful trunk that is in fairly decent shape. I want to change the interior but I don't really want to strip the insides. Can I just glue the fabric on ... See more
How do I strengthen wooden chair legs they 4 generations old. And I want to keep using them if I can.
The table has a distressed wood look and the technique is starting to peel off in small chunks. "
I still have my set as a young girl and hate to see it go. I love the idea of repurposing or refinishing furniture, but harder to do so with my own furniture. Before ... See more
Hello Everyone, I inherited this beautiful mahogany bedroom set from my in-laws and it’s almost 70 years old. My husband and I do not know when the last time it had... See more
I removed the old casters from the legs, but want to replace them altogether with taller legs (without casters). I can't figure out how to get the legs off. Any advic... See more
How do I antique very dark furniture into something light
Is there a finishing wax that I can use on my freshly white washed fireplace, to protect from the dark soot of the wood? I used white chalk paint. Thank you!
I have been conned by my daughter to reupholster this old faux leather club chair. Can I add the new velvet fabric over the faux leather or must I remove it first?
Stands upright and held many CD's. Thought I could reuse somehow?
Need detailed instructions suitable for someone with no wood working experience but pretty handy with tools. Have some pieces of old barn wood from my ancestors that... See more
I have an outdoor patio umbrella that is in perfect shape except that it is terribly faded. I remember seeing on Hometalk once how to paint an umbrella, but of course... See more
I have a very old but cute camel back sofa, and one of the dogs ripped the fabric of the back while barking at someone through the window behind the sofa. Some of th... See more
I found on the street a gorgeous very heavy metal head board and foot board. Any creative ideas for using them?