This is a complete guide to repairing and re-finishing furniture for amateur restorers and a reference for people who have either inherited or acquired old pieces of furniture in desperate need of some care and attention. The text covers all the key skills and techniques involved in buying, mending and restoring old furniture including: browsing markets and checking the condition; restoring and replacing finishes; basic wood repairs for chairs, tables and cabinets; basic upholstery; furniture finishing and preservation.
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Jackson and Day were awarded Master's degrees in furniture design at the Royal College of Art, London. They have written and illustrated numerous books on repairs, restoration and DIY, and appeared on television to discuss their work.
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Book Description Collins, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110007127626
Book Description Collins, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0007127626