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Project by BentheViking posted 06-27-2011 04:56 AM 1136 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

When I moved into my apartment there were several spots that didn’t have thresholds so I told my landlord rather than buying them, I’d make them.

First photo, is one of the two red oak ones I made, finished with a stain that I made to match the pre-existing floor color.

Second one is another one of two made from Southern Yellow Pine with the same stain. When I purchased the wood at the lumber yard, I told the salesman what I was making and he kept trying to tell me that I should just buy pre-made thresholds rather than rough stock. I’m happy with my decision.

The third photo is a close up of the second threshold. Boy I really have to do a better job cleaning my floors, though it is tough to do in an old house with a dog and two cats.

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson





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#1 posted 06-27-2011 05:21 AM

Lookin’ good! Just run a Swiffer over that fluff, you will be amazed at how well it works.

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