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Are Plastic Drawer Slides Any Good?

They're less expensive, but will they do the job?

Furniture Refinishing 5 - Stripping the Wood

It's time to strip the wood surface of old paint or varnish. Use this advice for the best way to do it.

Repairing Chairs

Here's how to fix a seat that wiggles, shimmies, or rocks when it shouldn't.

How to Distress Wood with Vaseline

Use this simple household item to get a rustic, distressed look on your furniture with little fuss.

Upholstering with Leather in 6 Steps

Leather and its alternatives can make cozy design choices.

Create a Storage Ottoman from a Regular Ottoman

In addition to having a comfy place to kick up your feet, a storage ottoman wiill help hide clutter.

The Pros and Cons Of Using Polyurethane Foam

Polyurethane foam is one of the most common materials used in the restoration of furniture.

Pros and Cons to Owning Oak Furniture

Oak furniture is one of the oldest type of wood available and dates back several centuries.

How to Make Wooden Furniture Look like Teak Furniture

Teak furniture is beautiful, and expensive.

Wrought Iron Furniture - The Best Sealant

If you have had to refinish wrought iron furniture, then use the best sealant to preserve it.

How to Repaint a Metal Patio Bench

A patio provides a most relaxing place for breathing fresh air or sipping some drinks.

What are the Three Types of Upholstery Springs?

Used to absorb shock, upholstery springs also provide firmness and resilience.

Polyurethane Foam Dangers and Health Risks

One of the most common materials used in furniture and mattresses is polyurethane foam.

Protect your Bar Top with Resin

After you've finished building your bar top there is still one last process that must be done to it.

Making Dining Chair Slipcovers

Fancy a fancier dining room? Try some DIY chair slipcovers.

Thoroughly Clean a Grandfather Clock in 8 Steps

Care for these heirlooms to pass them on intact.