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A rocking chair.
How to Care for Your Glider Rocking Chair

A glider rocking chair is great for a front porch.

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4 Outdoor Rocking Chair Cushion Options

Rocking chairs are great pieces of furniture to sit on and relax away the afternoon.

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4 Ideas for Finishing Wood High Chairs

There are a number of ways in which wood high chairs can be decorated to provide a finished look.

A rocking chair.
How to Replace Rocking Chair Rockers

Rocking chairs have an ergonomic benefit.

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How to Remove Paint from a Wooden Chair

Removing paint from a wooden chair is a simple project, but it does require some patience.

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Prevent Wood Chair Legs from Scratching Wood Floors

Protect your floors from sharp wooden chair legs.

A baby in a wooden high chair.
Make Your Own High Chair Pads

Chair pads make chairs more comfortable.

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How to Repair a Brace on a Folding Chair

Braces in a folding chair can break or even bend due to frequent use.

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Make Cushions for Your Round Kitchen Stools

With this DIY project, you can sit and think on it.

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Building Wooden Rocking Chairs for Nursery Rooms

Rocking chairs for a nursery are perfect for any child. If you have problems getting your baby to relax, sit still or go to sleep, the rocking motion of the chair will be soothing. The advantage of making your own rocking chair is you can decorate it to match the rest of the nursery. Tools and Materials

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How can I keep a rocking chair from damaging the finish on a hardwood floor?

There are lots of items in the market today that can help protect your hardwood floor from your furniture, such as a rocking chair. There are rubber and felt pads available that do not scratch or damage the finish of your floor when the 2 come into contact with each other. These pads have a stick adhesive

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What is the sturdiest wood to use when building a wooden rocking chair?

When building a wooden rocking chair, when you are after that classic wooden look like the one your grandma use to sit on, you might as well get the best kind of wood there is available in your area. The sturdiest kind of wood that you can get is probably mahogany. Mahogany is a hard wood that is very

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How can I convert a regular rocking chair to a glider rocking chair?

In order to convert you ordinary rocking chair to a glider rocking chair, you just need to get a glider conversion kit. They are available at some furniture outlets in your area. However, you must take into consideration some factors before purchasing this conversion. One is the space beneath the seat,

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How to Secure a Loose Wooden Stool Leg

If you have a wooden stool that you use a lot and the leg is loose, you will want to repair it, or you will run the risk of an injury to yourself or your family if it breaks. In addition, if the leg breaks due to being loose, it may be impossible to fix, and the stool may need to be thrown away. Items

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How to Secure a Loose Chair Leg

If you have a chair leg that is loose, it should be tightened right away to prevent it from breaking and perhaps causing an injury to someone. It is a simple job that can be accomplished in a short time. Items You Will Need: Wood glue Toothpicks Wood expander (optional) Utility knife Step 1--Prepare

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How to Replace a Wooden Stool Leg

A wooden stool is of no use as long as one of its legs is broken. Yet a broken leg doesn't mean the stool is permanently useless and needs to be discarded. You can remove the broken leg and replace it with one that looks new and will be as sturdy and dependable as the one it replaces. All you need are

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How to Paint a Wooden Rocking Chair

Create an entirely new look from a family heirloom.

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How to Refinish a Rocking Chair

Instead of getting rid of your family heirloom, refinish your rocking chair with a few basic tools.

Finishing A Wooden High Chair

A wooden high chair from time to time may need to be re-finished. Due to the nature of its usage refinishing it can quickly become necessary. This will help you do it yourself and do it right.

blue rocking chair
Considerations for Converting a Chair into a Rocker

Whether you want to convert your chair into a rocking chair with a kit or from scratch, here are a few things to consider before beginning.

A classic front porch with a rocking chair and several other chairs for seating.
Cutting Rockers for a Rocking Chair

Getting the perfect rockers on your chair can be a more complex process than you think. Read on for basic tips about chair rockers.