Step By Step Guide on “How to Refinish Wood Kitchen Cabinets”

-If you’re planning on refinishing your own kitchen cabinets, and you’re looking for guidance, look no further. My step by step guide on how to refinish wood kitchen cabinets will take you through the whole process in an easy to understand concise manner that is jam packed with trade secrets.
-Refinishing kitchen cabinets is a large job. Learn from my mistakes. Benefit from my experience. I refinish kitchen cabinets and furniture for a living.
-I will tell to you

1 – What is the best stripper to use on your Kitchen Cabinets

(All strippers are not the same)

2 – How to prep your kitchen cabinets for stripping/finishing.

(This is without doubt the most critical step in Refinishing, and where most people go wrong.)

3 – The right tools to use.

Using the wrong tools could do more damage then good.

4 – The right way to remove the finish.

Choosing the wrong way would cause many problems.

5 – How to tell if you have removed all the finish from your kitchen cabinets.

(Don’t trust your eyes.) ( I will reveal to you the technique that I use that will guarantee that all the finish has been removed) ( This technique is FOOL PROOF )

6 – The best finish product to use.

( There are many finishes available. BUT some of them should not be used on Kitchen Cabinets.)

7 – The correct way to apply the finish.

( It doesn’t matter if your brushing on your finish or spraying the finish on. There are proper procedures that you must follow or your end results will suffer. The techniques I teach cover both brush and spraying procedures.)

8 – How to avoid making a mess.

( This section covers important steps to follow to keep the job going smoothly )

9 – How to choose the right brush for both stripping/finishing.

( Recommendations & Tips to insure you excellent end results )

10 – Picking the right condition.

( This covers work conditions,Temperture,Humidity,Lighting,Safty,etc.)

11 – How to insure a smooth finish.

( I’ll tell you the techniques I use to achieve a glass smooth finish.)

12 – Choose the right sandpaper.

( It does make a difference)

13 – The tips, techniques, and procedures that took me many years of trial and error to perfect.

( In my guide to Refinishing Kitchen Cabinets, I don’t hold nothing back. You get it all.)

14 – Step by step instructions and rules that I use to Refinish Kitchen Cabinets.

( Just follow them and you won’t go wrong.)

15 – Fish Eyes – What they are and how to deal with them.

(Fish Eyes can be a real pain. You will learn how I deal with them.)

16 – Antiquing.

( Instructions on how to Antique your Kitchen Cabinets)

17 – Repairing Drawers.

( Instructions on how to fix broken drawers)

18 – ( The very first thing you should do before stripping. ) This is one of the most important steps in Refinishing any piece of furniture, especially Kitchen Cabinets…

How much does my Furniture Repair guides cost?

For a limited time you can get them all for only $69.95

But you must act fast, the price will increase without warning.

This is a special limited time offer only.

I don’t usually sell my Furniture Repair guides in groups.

Why should you buy my guide on furniture repair ?

Just take an other look at what it contains !!!

You will be receiving 40 problem solving guides on Furniture Repair, all in one package.

Each guide sells for $10.00 up to $29.95 if sold separately.

Through this special offer, you will be paying about $2.00 per guide.

For only $69.95 you would not only save money by repairing your own furniture, but you would have the knowledge and confidence to start your own furniture repair business.

At this price, I am only allowing 100 sales. As soon as my quota is reached, the offer will terminate, and resort back to the regular price of $ 169.95

Once you receive your guides on Furniture Repairs, if you need questions answered ….

I’ll be right here, ready to answer them…

Please Note: that I may also decide to break down the guides into smaller groups at any time, without warning…..

Read what some of my customers have to say

Dear Phil, Just got done re-gluing my 6 chairs following the instructions in your how to repair furniture guide. I want to tell you that your  guides sure helped me out of a mess. I didn’t have any idea how to start Your instructions on how to make a scarf joint solved a big problem. I was ready to through the chairs away.. Thanks, Rick
Hey doc. Thanks for getting back to me so fast. I just got done sending the e mail, and there was your reply. I must of caught you just right. I didn’t really expect you to answer THAT fast. Thanks to you, My Furniture Repair Business is going very well. Thanks, Jane & Bill
Dear Furniture Doctor, I told all my friends about your guides on how to repair furniture. I couldn’t believe some of them spent all that money to have their chairs caned and glued. Now I am starting to get jobs from my small classified ad.. Thanks You The extra money sure helps out. Regards, Kathy
Hi Phil, I got me some web clamps like you suggested and they did the job. Now I use them on all my furniture repair projects. June
Hi Dear,  Thank You. I didn’t have any problem following your instructions on how to repair furniture. Living on a fixed income your guides saved me a lot of money. I find rushing chairs very relaxing. Now my husband wants to learn how I do it. Thanks for being there. Warm Regards, Ruth
Dear Phil,  Your tip on removing broken dowels was so simple, I can’t believe I didn’t think of it myself. It sure saved me a lot of work !  I used your tip to repair my friends couch frame. It had 8 broken dowels. I made $175.00 from that job, and the best part is that I really enjoyed doing it. Just one week after getting your how to repair furniture guides I got three jobs lined up. Thanks,Tom
Hi Phil, Got your guide on how to repair furniture last week. Your Refinishers Diary answered a lot of questions. I especially liked your rules that you use to repair & refinish furniture. It has given me the confidence to tackle any job. I will highly recommend your guides. Regards, Maurice

How To Re-Glue Chairs

If you  have ever tried to reglue a chair only to have it loosen up on you, then you already know that it can be very frustration.

My guide on how to repair glued chairs will insure that you get it right the first time.

Regluing chairs is a little more involved  then just applying glue to a loose joint.

I’ll reveal to you the tricks of the trades, that I have developed over the years that will guarantee you success.

With my guide on how to repair glued chairs you will  learn

1 – The correct disassembly and assembly techniques.

If you don’t follow these guide lines your going to run into problems, right from the start.

2 – The right glues to use.

All glues are not the same.

3 – How and What to use to clean your joints.

If your joints are not clean, they will loosen up.

4 – How to insure  perfect fitting joints.

Your joints have to fit properly.

5 – How and What to use to pack your joints.

You’ll learn when to use this technique

6 – How and when to clean excess glue build up.

There is a right time

7 – Proper work table to use.

This is a matter of choice, but I’ll tell you what I use.

8 – The proper clamps to use.

There are different clamps for different applications.

9 – How and What to use to lock your joints.

Locking your joints insure that they will not loosen up.

10 – How and what to use to mark your joints.

I’ll show you the method that I use.

11 – When to use hot glue

It has it’s special purpose.

12 – How to insure the correct clamp pressure.

Very important.

13 – Leg brackets!  

What are they. 

Where to get them and How to install them.

14 – How and What to use to touch up glue lines.

I’ll tell you what I found that works best.

15 – When-Where-How to use screws or bolts.

They have their special purpose, but sometimes over used.

How much will save by regluing your own chair ?

Most shops will charge $20.00 and up $150.00 just to reglue one chair depending on how much work is involved and the location you are in.