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#30 It's all coming together: Kitchen, Doors & Trim

The kitchen has taken shape.

Matthew cut and installed our Madrone butcher block counter top and John seasoned and water proofed it with 2 applications, top and bottom, of pure Tung Oil mixed with Citrus Solvent, which is pure citrus oil.  239 more words


The All Seeing Hand

                    Banjo #100! And 10 years of building.

I made a hand banjo about two years ago and really enjoyed the challenge of the build. I kind of wanted to revisit the idea…so I did. 206 more words

Lucas got a brand new(ish) bed!

I’ve literally been talking about getting Lucas a new bed for years now.  YEARS!  The bed that we’ve been using for him was a hand-me-down gifted to us from Joey’s grandfather.   587 more words


Pure Tung Oil

This bottle of pure tung oil has just arrived through the post from tungoil.co.uk. I’m keen to compare the finish of tung oil on spoons with that of linseed oil, grape seed oil or walnut oil. 266 more words


If you haven’t tried this product you are missing out…..  It makes wood so incredibly happy.  If you are refinishing an heirloom wooden piece, or you are like me and just want the wood to shine, then invest in this. 399 more words

Before And After

IKEA Table x The Elements

Our outdoor Ikea table was looking a little rough after a couple of years out in the elements. The sun/rain/heat/squirrels were definitely getting the best of it. 236 more words


Desk Part 2: In Which the Naked Desk Gets His New Clothes

Yes, my desk is male. Yes, he likes frills and corner details and gilding. Do you have a problem with that?

So when we left off my desk had gone from this to this after a couple of very hot weeks in late august. 481 more words