how to distress furniture the EASY way--- so doing this on my table! If I want a quick go to way to distress furniture, this is the method. I just marked the wood and smeared it with my finger a little bit to get rid of the 'marker' looking lines. It brought out the wood perfectly
How to Remove Wood Veneer from Furniture... VERY informative instructions!!! First step, wet the wood. I just poured water over the top of the dresser and smoothed it into the wood. The gloves come in handy, let it soak in. Then I wet the towel, not so it is soaking, but pretty damp is good, lay the towel over the veneer you want to remove, working in small sections, and you simply lay the iron on the towel for a bit.
How to Repair Drawers Over time, wooden drawers that are well-used will begin to show wear and tear. Boards can warp and lose their fit, guides slide poorly along worn runners, and the frame of your piece may become damaged. With prompt attention, most drawers can be fixed and returned to use, enabling them to glide open smoothly, holding everything from sweaters to silverware. Here are some of the most common problems with draws: