Mid Century Bookcase Cabinet - Extreme Makeover Before & After Part 2 of 2

In part 2 of converting the teak veneered mid century modern bookcase cabinet, I make and fit a leg assembly for the base of the unit, make and fit the cabinet doors using some euro hinges, remove water stains using oxalic acid, re finish the parts that needed tidying up, and cut the shelves to length - and that's it done!

Mid Century A Bookcase Cabinet - Extreme Makeover Before & After Part 1 of 2

In this video I convert an old teak veneered mid century modern bookcase cabinet that has some structural problems as well as stains and wear and tear in to a slimmer, taller cabinet. I completely disassemble it, add a leg assembly, remove the drawers and convert the bottom section in to a cabinet with doors, and also address some of the worn edges and take care of the water stains with some minor re-finishing works.

Tapered & Angled Legs For A Concrete Table Top

In this video I make some tapered and angled legs for a concrete table top using birch plywood as a commission for my friends at Courage Noble, an independent barbershop in Norwich

I used birch plywood to make the legs and leg mounts and I later fit them to the concrete table tops at the barber shop

Scribe Fitting An Alcove Shelf

In this video I show how to scribe fit an alcove shelf. This is a project for my friends at Courage Noble, a local independent barber shop.

Making Bench Seating - Barber Shop Commission (part 2 of 2)

In this video I finish making and install the bench seat/window display units as a commission for a local independent barber shop Courage Noble which is here in Norwich.

Making Bench Seating - Barber Shop Commission (part 1 of 2)

In this video I make some bench seat / window display units as a commission for a local barber shop Courage Noble which is here in Norwich.

Restoring A Cocktail Cabinet & Veneer Repair

In this video I restore the finish and repair some broken and chipped out veneer on a vintage cocktail cabinet which has a hinged top section, mirrors and a light.

Applying A New Veneer - second attempt restoring a mid century coffee table

In this video I work on a project which I previously failed on - repairing and re-veneering a mid century coffee table. This time I apply the veneer with wood glue!

Making & Installing A Replacement Table Top

In this video I make and install a new table top for an existing table frame. The old table top, which was located in a local office space wasn't wide enough to accommodate laptop users sitting on both sides of the table, so I was commissioned to make a new wider replacement top for it, to be stained and finished to match the table frame.

Dining Chairs Makeover & Seat Pad Conversion

in this video I work on 2x CC41 utility furniture dining chairs from the 1940s for a makeover, repair and restoration. I convert their webbed upholstery to solid chair seat pads. I also re-upholster them and give the wooden frames a clean up and a re-finish.

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