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Floor Scratch repair

Floor Scratch repair

The real estate agent called. She said there was a scratch on the floor of the great room of a house she just sold and the new homeowner was not happy. Can we repair the scratch? Here’s what we did. We lightly sanded the edges of the […]

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Leg Repaired, Dog Out of Trouble

Leg Repaired, Dog Out of Trouble

When the client called she said the dog had chewed on the legs of a chair. When I saw the damage I wanted to ask, “Was it a dog or was it a beaver!” Spent over a half day working on site to erase the dog’s work.  The […]

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Counter top Refinish

Counter top Refinish

Pete and I were busy over IU’s spring break, refinishing a white oak counter top on a reception desk.  The newly refinished top had to match the existing woodwork as closely as possible. Here is the finished top. The other part of the job was to install […]

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Rosewood Steinway Piano case

Rosewood Steinway Piano case

I recently refurbished the case of an early 1900′s Steinway A grand piano with rosewood veneer in the shop of American Piano Factory here in Bloomington. The Steinway is beautiful, but it had been in the home of a smoker and was covered with years of cigarette […]

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