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homemaker"s guide to refinishing and restoring antiques

Julia Spurlock

homemaker"s guide to refinishing and restoring antiques

by Julia Spurlock

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Published by Cornerstone Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture -- Repairing,
  • Wood finishing,
  • Furniture finishing

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Julia Spurlock
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14476852M

    If you're one of the many people who like to buy and restore antique furniture, then this is the book for you! Brimming with tips and advice from a skilled craftsman and teacher, this profusely illustrated woodworking guide will enable you to determine the age of an antique, assess its quality, and learn how to restore and preserve it effectively and profitably/5(18). Get Directions to Homemakers Furniture. Come visit us at Homemakers Furniture! We're located just east of I and west of Urbandale's Walker Johnston Park on Douglas Ave. If you're visiting from downtown Des Moines, take the Valley West Dr exit on I W. Continue as it turns into th street and when you reach Douglas Ave., take a left.

    Forget all that and let me tell you about my favorite method of how to restore old wooden furniture a quicker, less expensive technique that lets beautiful old wood look like beautiful old wood. On the Restoration News website you’ll find “How-To-Refinish” articles for Furniture, Lighting, Pottery, Art, Textiles and more. We search the country for treasured objects to restore and bring back to life. In the restoration studio, we’ll guide you through the process of restoration, refinishing, touchup, repair and preservation.

    The services of a professional refinishing expert can come in handy for many different situations.. The type of refinishing expert you contact will depend entirely on the type of refinishing job you need. If the piece is a valuable antique, any refinishing would need to follow established procedures to maintain the collectible value of the antique — essentially restoring it with the same. Antique Woodworking Tools: A Guide to the Purchase, Restoration and Use of Old Tools for Today's Shop by Michael Dunbar ASIN: Availability: This title is out of print. Although it is no longer available from the publisher, we'll query our network of used bookstores for you and send an update within one to two weeks.


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Homemaker"s guide to refinishing and restoring antiques by Julia Spurlock Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Homemaker's Guide to Refinishing and Restoring Antiques (Formerly Entitled "Pass Thy Hand for the Finishing Touch") Hardcover – January 1, by Julia Spurlock (Author)4/5(1).

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The homemaker's guide to refinishing and restoring antiques = formerly entitled Pass thy hand for the finishing touch. Get this from a library. Pass thy hand for the finishing touch; the homemaker's guide to refinishing and restoring antiques.

[Julia Spurlock]. Rare Book Repair: The Oscar Edition. Many factors are considered before defining a book as "rare." The Archives and Rare Books Library at the University of Cincinnati believes the standards used today are more or less the same as the standards literary historian and bibliophile Johann Vogt recorded over years ago: there are few absolutes when it comes to deciding which books are rare.

Also keep in mind that all restoration service pricing is influenced greatly by regional trends and the current economy. The prices you find here may be higher or lower in your location.

To find a Restoration or Refinishing shop near you go to the Professional Restorers International web site, or our Shop Locator page. Should possibly have been titled 'The Complete Guide to Repairing and Restoring Antique Furniture' though. The author focusses heavily on antique pieces, without even a nod to modern constructions - there's no mention of laminations or other non solid timber materials/5(7).

That said, here are some specific restoration services we can offer you: Conditioning old leather (that is not dry-rotted). If the leather on your book is rubbing off in your lap or hands, there is little that can be done to restore it.

There are chemical solutions that can be applied to harden things. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(25). A Beginner's Guide to Restoring Antiques. The charm and character of antique furniture develops over time, and can never be emulated by modern replicas. However, antiques that become dull, chipped or damaged quickly lose their aesthetic, functional and market value.

Antique restoration is the process of returning a piece of furniture to its. Guide to Antique Furniture, Antique Furniture Repair and More Ham Radio: The Ultimate Guide to Learn Ham Radio In No Time (Ham radio, Self reliance, Communication, Survival, User Guide, Entertainments) (Radio, guide, reference books,how to operate Book 1) The Compleat Talking Machine: A Guide to the Repair and Restoration of Antique Phonographs File Size: KB.

We restore old books and ship all over the world. We specializing on restoring of all types of old books like bibles and books of sentimental value. “Book restoration is an excellent way to bring your old books and bibles to life, not only will it keep those memories for longer but can also increase the financial value of the books themselves.”.

This kind of repair is used when the spine if off/loose, and the hinges attaching the boards to the textblock are weakened or detached. Not appropriate for special collections / rare items. Whatever your motivation for restoring a classic car, it is the ultimate labour of love, requiring time, patience, skill and of course, a good garage or workshop with the right tools for the job.

For a classic car lover, bringing a car back to life is a rewarding experience, and one that could see you turn a profit when you sell the car on.

A basic five drawer dresser strip and refinish will cost between $$ A basic coffee table strip and refinish will cost between $$ Metal Furniture Refinishing/Powder coating. The size of the metal furniture is the main cost influence. For metal furniture, there are two main steps required: sandblasting the furniture to clean off.

Leonard’s was the first antiques store in the Lafayette area to go online, in Five years later, inthe landmark store was closed, and Eric moved his collection of rare, out-of-print, and quality used books and magazines to a new location in Carroll County, Indiana–right next to our house in the old Burrows fire station.

The name. Nine Categories: 1)Book Repair Foundations 2)Book Repair Basics Plus 3)Paper & Page Repair 4)Leather Care & Repair 5)Paperback Book Repair 6) Repair Book Boxes 7)Bible Care & Repair 8)Ex-Library Repair 9) Book Emergencies.

I registered my SaveYourBooks account last night and couldn’t refrain from sending you a message. Sometimes reclaimed materials that are contemporary to that of the book are available.

This adds considerably to their charm. Restoring Family Bibles Even though it is still restoration, Family Bibles deserve a spot of their own. More than any other book, we repair, rebind and restore antique .Below is a helpful supplies checklist to follow when beginning your next wood furniture refinishing project: Dish soap, sponges and towels.

Paint stripper. Lacquer thinner. Power sander. Sandpaper in multiple grits. Paint scrapers (plastic or metal) Epoxy putty.How to clean, repair and protect leather books Book Collecting Guide.

In the world of books, is there anything as sumptuous as a leather binding? That leather derives from living creatures should make us ever more eager to care for it. Herewith, Leather