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Restoring antique furniture

Richard Gethin

Restoring antique furniture

a practical guide

by Richard Gethin

  • 146 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Reedminster Publications in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture -- Repairing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Gethin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2243 .G47
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5230138M
    ISBN 100859450031
    LC Control Number75300087
    OCLC/WorldCa1341604

    A practical guide to the techniques required to look after and restore antique furniture. Written by a restorer with a lifetime of experience working for both private clients and museums and dealers, it is full of easy to follow instructions and hundreds of illustrations and photographs.4/5(1). Get this from a library! Restoring antique furniture. [Edwin Johnson] -- Detailed illustrated instructions show how to renew antiques, from preliminary repairs through final refinishing. Includes descriptions of different woods and appropriate stains and finishes.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Repairing and Restoring Antique Furniture by John Rodd (, Hardcover, Revised) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The easy techniques for restoring old furniture on the following pages will work on any clear finish—lacquer, varnish, polyurethane, or shellac. You'll find the few materials you'll need, such as denatured alcohol, wax sticks, and touch-up markers, in the paint and finishes aisle at most home-improvement stores. Look for scratch-cover polish Author: Michael Dresdner.

    Dr. Woodwell Wood Elixir has been used by antique dealers to restore the original beauty of furniture for sale, without the expense of refinishing and the resulting loss of an antique's valuable patina. And now, this "best kept secret" is available to you to care for and restore your wood and antique furniture! 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.


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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).

A terrific book, nicely written and illustrated by vastly experienced people who obviously know the subject inside out. Should possibly have been titled 'The Complete Guide to Repairing and Restoring Antique Furniture' though/5(7).

Discovering and Restoring Antique Furniture: A Practical Illustrated Guide for the Buyer and Restorer of Period Antique Furniture Paperback – April 1, by Michael Bennett (Author) › Visit Amazon's Michael Bennett Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

5/5(8). out of 5 stars Complete Guide to Restoring Antique Furniture. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 5, Verified Purchase. Restoring antique furniture book Its OK but I really needed a simpler guide. It would be helpful if I could have 'dipped' into the book a little before purchase.

Read more. 7 people found this helpful/5(15). First published in as "The Repair and Restoration of Antique Furniture", this work has been revised, expanded and reillustrated by V.J. Taylor, and is aimed at woodworkers, owners of traditionally crafted furniture, and antiques enthusiasts/5(4).

Follow these 6 steps to restoring old furniture, and your family heirlooms will stay in tact for years to come. Restore old furniture and get those antique pieces back in vogue. The Furniture Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Identify, Restore & Care for Furniture by Christophe Pourny, Jen Renzi, et al.

| Nov 4, out of 5 stars   The rest of the book guides the reader through furniture restoration and repairs of every kind, looking at common problems on different pieces and some quick fixes as well as the properties of wood, repairing joinery, restoring surfaces, making molds and casts, restoring color, repairing veneers, finishes, and ornamented surfaces, and much /5(20).

Buy Discovering and Restoring Antique Furniture: A Practical Illustrated Guide for the Buyer and Restorer of Antique Furniture 2nd Revised edition by Bennett, Michael (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18). Unless the piece is an American masterpiece of antique furniture or finished with a hand-painted technique (some finishes are actually lesser woods painted to look like a tiger oak or bird's eye maple, for example, and those techniques add value when they stay in place over time), cleaning and/or restoring the piece may actually do you more good than harm when it comes to value.

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. 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 : Dover Publications.

Antique books are enduring and functional works of art, and the work that went into producing these books is remarkable by today’s standards. this is how to restore a antique book case. WORLD'S BEST TREE FELLING TUTORIAL. Way more information than you ever wanted on how to fell a tree. 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. The best book in my opinion is “Repairing and Restoring Antique Furniture” by John Rodd (shown above).

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