1940 antique door

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Project by Jinscho posted 03-05-2013 10:25 PM 806 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was working under a very old house that was buil back in the early 20s I found a set of doors that had been weathered and petrafied. I drug them out pressure washed them and rubbed them down with natural danish oil. Had replace a few damaged pieces of wood, but for the most part the wood had got so hard from being petrified that it looked good. Then I cut some some mirror glued it in and used some quarter round to hold it.

-- James, Al.

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#1 posted 03-07-2013 03:00 AM

As they say, one man’s junk is another man’s treasure. Great find and nice restore.

-- Harold

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#2 posted 03-08-2013 03:02 PM

Great reuse of the wood. Looks really great and has some character to it.

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