- Minwax Indoor/Outdoor Helmsman Spar Urethane
- Wood Glue
- Hand Sander
- Cotton Swabs
Found: Stained Glass Window from Architectural Salvage
Twenty years ago (at least) I built an oak frame for this stained glass window I had found at an architectural salvage warehouse,
I never stop looking for antiques that I can bring to life back in my workshop – hopefully with just a little effort. So, when I spotted this forgotten, expanding bookstand I knew it had to come home with me.
I start each project like this, by first carefully vacuuming off the dust
You may recall that I recently transformed a discarded 1990s microwave cart into this rolling serving center. However, each time I looked at the inside of the doors all I could see was the opportunity to add a pair of shelves to them.
So, I picked up some half-inch thick oak boards
The holidays are always a time for parties, so when I took a closer look at this 1990s rolling microwave cart Leigh Ann had been using to pot plants in our garage, I got an idea.
All it had was a thin natural finish over the birch boards, so a light sanding with #150-grit sandpaper