Refreshing Wood Finishes

Polson, Mary Ellen
June 2013
Arts & Crafts Homes & the Revival;Summer2013, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p32
The article offers helpful information when it comes to restoring interior wood finishes and flooring in a century-old house. It notes that most woodwork that has been darkening with time, dirt, and abuse will benefit from careful cleaning. It mentions the use of several cleaning materials including soap, mineral spirits, and paint thinner. INSETS: THE STRIPPING NEWS;CHARTING FINISHES.


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