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Program #207 Furniture Ins and Outs


This week, furniture is the name and Beverly has the game. Watch as HandyMaamŪ Beverly DeJulio shows you how to strip and refinish an old piece of furniture. Also, grab some tips for maintaining wrought iron furniture and ideas for making decorative cushions for wicker furniture. Plus, an in-shop visit with fine furniture craftsman Jeff Miller.

Product Information

Home Improvement - Strip Paint from Furniture

  • Liquid chemical stripper: Ace Hardware,
  • Sandpaper, sanding block: 3M,
  • Safest Stripper & stripping tool: 3M,
  • Screwdriver: Stanley, 203-225-5111
  • Safety Glasses: Uvex,
  • Paint Brushes: EZ Paintr,
  • Wood Sheen Stain: Minwax,
  • Denatured Alcohol: Klean-Strip (Division of W.M. Barr & Co., Inc.),
  • Respirator Mask: AOSafety Co.,

Simple Solution - Fix split in bottom of Drawer

  • Wood Glue: Franklin International, 614-443-0241 HandyMan's Choice Glue: Loctite Corporation,

Home Maintenance - Maintain Wrought Iron

  • Duro Extend Rust Destroyer: Loctite Corporation,
  • Safety Glasses: Uvex,
  • Rotary Tool: Dremel,
  • Rust Preventative Spray Paint: Krylon,

Decorating/Crafts - Paint Wicker Furniture & Make Cushions

  • Sewing Machine, Memory Craft: Janhome,
  • Living Color Spray Paint: Krylon,
  • Sharpie Marker: Sanford,
  • Scissors: Fiskars,
  • Velcro: Velcro USA, Inc. ,



Jeff Miller J.
Miller Handcrafted Furniture
1774 W. Lunt Ave.
Chicago, IL 60626

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