Refinishing Old Wood with Coconut Oil
To refinish old dry wood simply sand and wash with warm soapy water. Let the wood dry out (after washing it). Now using a clean dry rag apply a thin coat of coconut oil. Let it sit for 5 minutes or so, and then buff (wipe in a circular motion). Repeat if the wood is really dry. For this piece I also applied a coat of Miss Mustard Seed Furniture Wax as added protection. The coconut oil brought out the natural color of the wood, re-hydrated the wood, and took away that old musty barn…
Inspiration - Nicolaj Bo™
The surfaces are coated with a classic dark blue linoleum, whereas counter, drawers and details are made from solid oak. #forboforfurniture
Nicolet Groen | Vastgoedpresentatie & Cursus Interieurfotografie
My daughter moved in to the tiniest room of the house. She made the choice herself because al she needed was her ereader, iPad and ancient Macbook. I couldn't find a bed to fit in the room so I designed this platform bed. 3 kitchen cabinets from Ikea form the base. One of them is on wheels to get acces to the storage space in the back. Instead We used plywood for the bed and the doors. The bed is at the same height as the windowsill so she sees the trees when she wakes up!
DIY Baseboard Tutorial
DIY baseboard tutorial with printable cheat sheet of cuts and terms. Shows how to install your own baseboards with tips and tricks the pros use.
20 Finishing Tips | Popular Woodworking Magazine
Purchase the complete version of this woodworking technique story from AWBookstore.com. Take the wax out of shellac and you have a great sealer that’s compatible with most other finishes. It’s best to…
How To Make Edges Look Great on Painted Plywood Projects
Learn how to smooth out rough edges on plywood quickly and easily to prepare them for a great-looking paint finish. All you need are a putty knife, some sandpaper, and ordinary spackle.