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refurbishing a cherry stained sleigh bed

Posted by ctreat1 (My Page) on
Wed, Aug 13, 14 at 12:25

I would like to know how to fix (refurbish) this sleigh bed headboard. can i do spot treatment? where would I begin? it looks like it was wet and the varnish/stain is coming off.


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RE: refurbishing a cherry stained sleigh bed

It's very difficult to spot repair finish that's failing like this. If adhesion has / is failed at the wood boundary, adding more is going to eventually fail.

To exacerbate the problem, the color is a toner, finish with color in it, so when the finish flaked off, so did the color.


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RE: refurbishing a cherry stained sleigh bed

My advice is to look for a refinisher and strip and refinish the piece.


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RE: refurbishing a cherry stained sleigh bed

Sorry, yes, I left of the conclusion that Freethinker99 mentioned.


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