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Guide to Furniture Woods

In today’s post – we are going to be looking at wood characteristics and your furniture. Almost any type of wood could be used to build furniture, but some woods have always been favored for their beauty, durability, and workability. Before 1900, most furniture was made with these woods: walnut, oak, mahogany, rosewood, fruitwoods, and …

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Buying Old Furniture – What to Look For

If you have a worn old dresser or rickety heirloom chair on your hands, you may be thinking of refinishing it yourself.  Older mass-produced pieces whose origins fall somewhere between 1850 and 1960 are ideal candidates for refinishing. With a few exceptions, they don’t have high value as antiques but are solidly made and can …

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Merry Christmas!

Wishing you and your family a Merry Christmas!  

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