Monthly Archives: January 2005

Kitchen – Door Frame Refinishing

Some paint applied to the Bondo to try and blend it in with the rest of the woodwork. Bottom hinge area before the base coat of paint. Door latch area before the base coat of paint. Some extra blending of … Continue reading

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Dining Room – The Restoration – Faux Oak Woodwork

The faux oak woodwork painting doesn’t look too bad on this door.  Only problem is, it only looks good on this one side.  The other side has been stained over, which makes it look awful.  It’s a shame that all … Continue reading

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Kitchen – Door Frame Removal

Since we’re working on the door frame between the Dining Room and Kitchen, we much remove the woodwork on the Kitchen side of the door frame in order to able to properly refinish it. Door frame parts all removed. Interesting … Continue reading

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Dining Room – The Restoration – Door Frame Woodwork Prep Continued

Here’s a closeup of the old door latch.  I wonder how many coats of paint are on this thing? Finally got the old latch removed, after much chipping away at the old paint.

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Dining Room – The Restoration – Door Frame Woodwork Prep

Time to strip the door frames leading to the Kitchen and the Foyer.  On this side of the door frame, there’s still a part of an old hinge from the door that used to be here. On this side, there’s … Continue reading

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