|Project by WoodLe||posted 03-29-2011 03:30 AM||1995 views||2 times favorited||11 comments|
Here is several projects from the our house that I remodeled. House was built in 1900. I reused some oak boards that I tore out to make a mantel and also a newel post and trim for the stairs. The rustic mantel is from 5 oak studs that I glued up and planed down to make one solid piece. The newel post is not solid, but a glued up box with another layer around the bottom to make it 6 inches square. Everything was rubbed down with 3 coats of walnut colored oil. I also made a vanity, mirror frame and shelf for the upstairs bathroom (all made from reclaimed oak) that I might post later.
-- www.largewoodslabs.com Wooster, Ohio