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January Should be Restoration Month

Welcome to the Pressimone Antique and Furniture Restoration blog and website. Consider utilizing January as a restoration month for your damaged items and furniture. Click on this January 2015 calendar to the left to enlarge to full size. 359 more words


Plaster Prep

So I promised I wouldn’t let wedding planning completely take over, and I guess it kind of has. Two months have passed and I’ve not written a thing about Number 18. 463 more words


* * * When Sparks Fly! * * *

So those pretty blue sparks just shot out your favorite hair dryer’s plug and now you’re sitting with wet hair and you have a date in 30min.  751 more words

How To

First Fix Electrical Stresses

After much deliberation of where to put power points and switches, the electrician has finally started. Easy you say? Nuh-uh! It has been the cause of much stress and bickering between me and my partner. 269 more words


Throwback Thursday: Vintage Lamp Re-Wiring

I still can’t believe I did it. I rewired a lamp. A floor lamp. If I can do it, so can you. It wasn’t as… 497 more words

Throwback Thursdays

The re-wire…

Having the house re-wired was a necessary task, but not a particularly exciting one. Most of the work is hidden and if anything the house ended up looking worse due to the new wires being chased into the walls. 125 more words

Victorian House

First step down the long, long road.

The very exciting beginning to our restoration/renovation process has officially begun! This week the electrician has started re-wiring the entire house which will include replacing and relocating the meter board, replacing the fuse board with something slightly smaller than the mini sub-station hanging from the wall at the moment and removing all of the fluro tube lights  and wall strip heaters. 119 more words