Here are a few ways you can repair damaged wood furniture, without having to fully refinish it or redo the entire surface of the piece. Gel-Stain - If you have nicks or scratches that are exposing the raw wood, you can brush on a gel-stain.
A thorough cleaning is an important first step in any furniture renewal project. Removing decades of dirt and grime often restores much of the original luster. Kevin says it’s hard to believe, but it’s perfectly OK to wash furniture with soap and water.
Upholstery Techniques:The tack strips are then flipped over to pull the back panel taut and make clean, straight edges. The tacks are hammered into the frame with a hammer that has a piece of batting secured around the head.
Repairing Damaged Veneer: finally a pin that is truly helpful! * this is really helpful.great step by step explanations with the pics!also uses Bondo (automotive) for filling in larger areas once the loose veneer is removed *
DIY: Garage Door Makeover With Gel Stain - this is a quick and inexpensive way to add curb appeal to your home. I could practice with my garage door MR ran into with dirtbike. Use ebony or dark gray stain.
Faux Wood Carriage Garage Door Tutorial (Remodelaholic)
highest quality latex paints for furniture = Pittsburgh Paints Manor Hall (interior or interior/exterior). Pittsburgh Paints has been around for over 100 years. Their paint is very high quality and Manor Hall is one of their most top of