Dating antique furn
There are several aspects to focus on when starting a thrift shop business.What follows is a set of question every person wishing to go on board this industry should ask one’s self.Wrap the length of new cane snugly around the leg (Image 3), and add a dab of glue where it ends.Secure the end with another tack, and cut off any excess caning (Image 4).
Since then, it has sat in my garage, waiting for it’s turn in the redo queue. I pulled out the drawers to begin wiping them down and was almost knocked over by the smell. So, what do you do if you have a wooden piece, such as a dresser, that has that “smell?
Making new covers made my outdoor furniture look brand new again!
I’m going to show you step-by-step how easy it is to make new covers for those faded, time-worn, covered in bird poop and who knows what else, outdoor cushions!
With a utility knife, cut off any protruding ends of the old strand (Image 1), and if possible, glue the end to the underside of an intersecting piece of cane.
Once the new strand has softened, cut off a section slightly longer than the length of the piece being replaced.The technique for replacing a missing or broken strand of caning in the body of a wicker piece is similar to that described above.