Category Archives: Repair
The focus this week has been restoration of a vintage French bench. Several parts were missing, so bring out the hand tools and voila. Photo on right shows the replacement part installed and the original that was removed from the … Continue reading
Going to be a beautiful day tomorrow here in Nashville, so I thought I would share a sunflower carving with you. Wonderful patina on this antique cabinet. I especially like the way you can still see the scribe lines (look … Continue reading
Over the years I’ve seen many really bad furniture repairs. This one, is just unbelievable. PVC pipe cut to fit a dowel stuffed with cotton? For the record, it did not work.
Today’s post is from the archives. The arm and leg of this chair were badly damaged by a dog while the owners were not at home. This is one of two chairs that were custom upholstered so the homeowner was … Continue reading