Category Archives: Bedroom 2

Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Putting Some Of The Pieces Back

To help reduce some of the excess clutter because of all of the house parts laying around, we decided to reinstall the woodwork that wouldn’t be affected by the floor refinishing.  Here, we have the various pieces that go around … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Stripping The Floor Edges

Since the drum sander we rented couldn’t reach all of the way up the wall, it left a small area of floor around the edge of the room that didn’t get sanded.  This edge was a bit higher and was … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Sanding The Floors, Day 2

The second day of sanding consisted of 2 runs with the medium grit paper, and then 2 runs with the finest grit paper. Sweeping up the dust after the final run with the finest grit paper. Another view of the … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Sanding The Floors

Having never sanded a floor before, I did quite a bit of research before we began.  Here is a link to a very good article that basically tells you exactly how to do it: How to sand and finish wood … Continue reading

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Clear Coating The Woodwork

Both doors with the first coat of clear coat applied.  We went with an oil-based, satin finish polyurethane. Some of the other pieces of the woodwork with the first coat of clear coat applied.

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