Monthly Archives: November 2003

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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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Window Deconstruction

Time to get started on restoring the old windows.  There are a lot of advantages to restoring your old wooden windows rather than having them replaced with new vinyl windows.  The main reason is, your wooden windows were made for … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Clear Coating The Floor, Coat 2

After the first coat of clear coat had dried for 24 hours, we lightly sanded it with a hand sander using 120 grit sandpaper.  The main objective here is to just scuff the surface up and knock down any small … Continue reading

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