Yearly Archives: 2003

Dining Room – The Restoration – Wallpaper Removal

I guess someone was tired of looking at the ugly wallpaper…

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Heat Register Completed

I used some liquid paint stripper to remove the dark brown paint, and then sandpaper and steel wool to smooth down any paint imperfections.  When everything was as clean and smooth as I could get it, I spray all of … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Heat Register Deconstruction

It was a fairly nice day today, as far as November goes.  So, I took advantage of it and brought the heat register outside to disassemble and clean it. The grate part was painted the same dark brown color as … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Reinstalling The Woodwork

With the floor refinishing complete, it’s now time to reinstall the rest of the woodwork.  We laid out the pieces along the walls where they needed to go. The other pieces of woodwork, laid out. We just started at the … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – The Floor Completed

We left the room closed up for 3 days after applying the second coat of clear coat.  When we opened the door, we were amazed at how nice the floor turned out. A few more views of the finished floor. … Continue reading

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