Tag Archives: Refinishing

Before and After: A Buffet of Sadness

Winter is literally pounding against the side of my house as I write this. Knowing this was inevitable, I’ve been tearing through refinishing projects like a mad man, hoping to squeeze just one more thing in before being plunged into freezing temps. As it turns out, today’s little buffet might just be the one project that […]

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How to Refinish Broyhill Brasilia

I’m pretty excited about today’s how-to. I’ve been wanting to share this process with you for awhile but wanted to get the recipe right before I did.  Perhaps you remember the Brasilia harvest table I picked up a couple weeks ago? I’ve refinished it and another Brasilia dining table and today I’m going to take […]

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How To: Strip Metal Hardware

There is one home project I love to do. The results are immediate, and the finished product puts my OCD heart at ease. Every hinge, every hinge in our house looked like this: UGH! The horror. Slowly, I’ve gone through every hinge in the house and stripped it. Not with dangerous chemicals, but with a […]

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Before & After: The $0.25 Chair

Go ahead and read that title again. That’s right: a $0.25 chair at a garage sale. As we were carting it off to Tammy’s van I heard the seller tell her father, “Dad! Someone actually bought that chair for a quarter! I can’t believe it!” They thought this chair was so far gone I could […]

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