Wood Stripping Tools?

Answer When repainting an old piece of furniture or house trim is not possible, stripping the finish is an option. Stripping removes the old finish so that you are once again working with bare wood. There... Read More »

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Paint Stripping Tips for a Wood Cabinet?

Removing a few layers of old paint can turn an old garage-sale cabinet into a treasured piece of furniture. The method used for stripping off the old paint will depend on how many layers need to be... Read More »

What is the cost of professional wood table stripping and refinishing?

In 2009, the average cost of having a table professionally stripped and refinished is about 25 to 50 percent of purchasing a new piece of similar quality. A dining table with two feet of leaves can... Read More »

What types of tools were used with traditional horse hair plaster over wood lathe How does one use these tools to make perfectly smooth walls?

Answer I would assume a simple, but long wooden trowel similar to a mortar trowel, perhaps with some upturned skids at the end so overlapping strokes do not make unwanted marks in the plaster. I ... Read More »

Wood Polishing Tools?

Polishing, one of woodworking's final steps, greatly affects the finished product's appearance, especially if only a clear finish coat is applied to the piece. Wood polishing tools aid the removal ... Read More »