POPULAR MECHANICS PICKED MY BRAIN ABOUT RESTORING FURNITURE


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THE BASICS OF DIY FURNITURE RESTORATION,  IN AN ARTICLE FOR POPULAR MECHANICS MAGAZINE

A COMPLETE RESTORATION OF AN AMAZING MID-CENTURY SOFA SET


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RESTORING A THREE-PIECE SOFA SET FOR THE AGES

CONVERTING A VINTAGE PLUG-IN CLOCK TO A BATTERY QUARTZ MOVEMENT


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THE CHALLENGES AND REWARDS OF CONVERTING AN OLD ELECTRIC CLOCK TO A BATTERY MOVEMENT, USING THE ORIGINAL HANDS (THAT'S THE FEAT).

MY LIFE WITH DAVID LETTERMAN (A RESTORATION OF A DIFFERENT KIND)


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DAVID LETTERMAN DECIDED TO USE A CHUNK OF ONE OF HIS LAST MONOLOGUES TO DO A BIT I DID FOR HIM FROM THE STUDIO AUDIENCE TWO MINUTES BEFORE THE SHOW STARTED!

 


RESTORING A CONVERTED 1930'S RADIO CABINET


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KEEPING A 1930'S DECO RADIO CABINET OUT OF THE LANDFILL

MAKING A MID-CENTURY INSPIRED SOLID TEAK & OAK ENTRY BENCH TABLE

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CREATING A MODERN ENTRY BENCH THAT MIXES OLD & NEW MATERIALS

A UNIQUE LIGHTOLIER DESK LAMP IS MADE NEW AGAIN

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BRINGING BACK A LIGHTOLIER TWO-CONE DESK LAMP BACK TO A STATE OF AMAZING

RARE GEORGE NAKASHIMA CREDENZA FOR WIDDICOMB

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RESTORING A MODERN MASTERPIECE, A GEORGE NAKASHIMA CREDENZA