Restoring Antique Furniture

A Complete Guide

Author: Richard A. Lyons

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048614223X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

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Profusely illustrated woodworking guide, brimming with expert tips and advice, covers proper care and use of tools, replacing lost hardware, strengthening fractured joints, and much more. Illustrations of restored furniture.
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1990 census of population and housing

Classified index of industries and occupations

Author: United States. Bureau of the Census

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Industries

Page: N.A

View: 7057

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1980 Census of Population

Classified Index of Industries and Occupations

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Industries

Page: 268

View: 6164

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1980 Census of Population

Classified Index of Industries and Occupations

Author: United States. Bureau of the Census

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Industries

Page: 268

View: 6608

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Restoration Recipes

Techniques for Repairing and Refinishing Fine Furniture

Author: Julia De Bierre,James Bain Smith

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 9780811825108

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 176

View: 6106

Offers step-by-step instructions on repairing, refinishing, and refurbishing wood, glass, metal, and leather pieces of furniture
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How to Repair & Restore Furniture

Author: William Cook

Publisher: Hermes House

ISBN: 9781843099215

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 256

View: 6257

A wonderful collection of delicious, simple and easy-to-make hot and cold desserts, photographed throughout.
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Furniture Restoration and Repair for Beginners

Author: Kevin Jan Bonner

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 8199

This comprehensive book answers every question on the subject of restoring furniture. How to fix a wobbly chair or a scratched table top; how to identify and repair finishes and veneers; how to stain wood or remove white ring marks; how to French polish or apply a wax finish. The book guides the reader from the very first steps, so no experience is necessary, and every process is taken step-by-step. The author explains how, by using the minimum of tools and at very little cost, you can restore any piece of wooden furniture from the most shambolic to the almost perfect. Along the way, it exposes many mysteries and explodes many myths about restoration.
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Restoring antique furniture

Author: Edwin Johnson

Publisher: Sterling Publishing (NY)

ISBN: 9780806954301

Category: House & Home

Page: 160

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Detailed illustrated instructions show how to renew antiques, from preliminary repairs through final refinishing. Includes descriptions of different woods and appropriate stains and finishes.
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The conservation and restoration of antique furniture

Author: Stan Learoyd

Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc

ISBN: N.A

Category: Art

Page: 136

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Describes the woods and techniques that were used to make antique furniture, and gives information on special tools, repair procedures, leg patterns, veneers, finishes, upholstery, and metal fittings
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Old Furniture

Understanding the Craftsman's Art

Author: Nancy A. Smith,Glenna Lang,Richard Cheek

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486263397

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 186

View: 374

Analyzes the construction detail of antique furniture and demonstrates how to look for vital clues as to its authenticity and true age
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How to Restore Antique Furniture

Author: Colin Holcombe

Publisher: Crowood Press

ISBN: 9781861264947

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 128

View: 9665

How to Restore Antique Furniture is a hands-on guide to the care and repair of a range of furniture types. Beginning with a history of furniture construction, which introduces the techniques to be found in pieces from various periods, the book discusses the qualities and applications of most common wood types, offering advice on tools and accessories. Among the topics covered are dismantling furniture; removing old nails, screws, and glue; repairing dowel, knuckle, mortise, and tenon joints; mending damaged turnings; tackling veneers and marquetry; and restoring glass, keys, and locks. Colin Holcombe is a professional furniture restorer and the author of An Introduction to Woodwork and Marquetry Techniques.
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All about antiquing and restoring furniture

Author: Robert Berger

Publisher: Random House Value Pub

ISBN: 9780517385524

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 181

View: 1300

Photographs, diagrams, and instructions provide a practical guide to the tools and techniques involved in repairing and restoring furniture
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Ultimate Guide to Furniture Repair and Refinishing, 2nd Revised Edition

Restore, Rebuild, and Renew Wooden Furniture

Author: Brian Hingley

Publisher: Creative Homeowner

ISBN: 9781580118439

Category:

Page: 264

View: 5601

Whether you've received a beloved family heirloom that needs fixing up or want to repair and renovate bargain furniture, this Ultimate Guide to Furniture Repair & Refinishing is packed with detailed information to help you get the job done! With more than 500 color step-by-step instructions, photographs, and detailed drawings, this authoritative DIY guide will show you everything you need to know to restore furniture, including tips on the tools, materials, and supplies needed. From removing old finishes and refurbishing warped wood to making structural repairs and preserving original finishes on old collectible furniture, you'll learn a wide range of shop-tested and approved methods to furniture restoration. Written by an authority in the field and seasoned furniture repair expert Brian D. Hingley, this book has been updated and redesigned from its previous edition so you can make the most out of damaged or antique furniture and achieve professional results.
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Antiques

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Antiques

Page: N.A

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The Practical Illustrated Guide to Furniture Repair and Restoration

Author: William Cook

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780754818960

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 256

View: 6390

From the finest pieces to more everyday items, antique furniture will at some time need attention to treat minor scratches, dents or water marks or more complicated structural damage. This lavishly illustrated and informative book, written by and photographed in one of the world's leading workshops, shows how this is achieved using traditional materials, tools and techniques. Easy-to-follow steps are illustrated along with invaluable tips that have been passed down through generations of restorers, giving the reader the confidence to begin restoring their own pieces. With information on the history and construction of furniture, this uniquely practical manual will enable any budding restorer to learn the skills required, and to enjoy the immense satisfaction that comes from seeing an old or damaged piece of antique furniture restored once again to its original glory.
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