Advice 1: How to repair cracked wooden chairs

Chairs made of wood, over time, crack and begin to stagger. To sit on such a chair becomes impossible. Do not hurry to part with these items interior. Perhaps you have a reason to not only repair chairs, but to turn them into the highlight of the interior.

How to repair cracked wooden chairs

The first stage of work

Carefully inspect wooden chair from all sides. To fix it, you will need to disassemble the piece of furniture into components. Remember its design. It is best for a novice wizard to take a picture of the chair from all sides, to then know exactly where and what part is fixed.

Turn the chair and look at the mount soft or hard seat. It can be secured with screws, and can simply be inserted into the slots. Pull it out and set aside.

The remaining legs and rails of the chair separate from each other. If there are screws, Unscrew them. The remaining connections take apart with a hammer and block of wood. All the blows to chair apply only through the bar that you have not formed dents and chips on the wood surface.

Clean all the grooves from the glue residue. Use a screwdriver, awl and sandpaper. Inspect the wooden spikes. If any of them are damaged, pull it out with pliers. Lubricate the deepening of the carpenter's white glue and insert a new one. The rest of the spiked sand.
For repairs of chairs, use a joiner or furniture PVA glue. They have special additives that after drying the adhesive to maintain the elasticity of the connection. During operation of the chair, the tree will not break down.

Assembly chair

Spread newspaper on the floor or plastic wrap. Densely accurately grooves and spikes with white glue, assemble the chair design. Firmly push each joint so that the glue left on the surface. It first remove the excess with a knife blade, and then immediately wipe with a damp cloth.
If the groove is loose and became too large for the inserted spike, will drive the wooden stick, a toothpick or a wooden skewer, fluff them with glue.

Assembled frame of your wooden rarity secure tightly with a rope and leave to dry for a day or two, depending on the ambient temperature.

Update seat

While the wooden frame dries, take a seat. Remove the upholstery with a soft seat. Let's see what condition the foam. If necessary, remove it. Cutting a new piece of foam and secure it to the seat using double-sided tape.

The old upholstery put on the paper and draw around it with a pen. Cut out the pattern and transfer it to the new material. If the fabric is thin, make the backing on the foam of other dense material. Assemble the seat. Obtyanite his new fabric, securing it with the back brackets from the furniture stapler.

Update dried the wooden frame of the chair. Remove old lacquer using orbital sander and sandpaper. Seal all the old chipped plaster on wood. Prime the surface, and after drying apply several coats of varnish with intermediate drying. Insert the seat into place.

Advice 2: How to repair old wooden house

The tree begins to break down. Under the influence of moisture may be affected by fungal diseases, bugs, borers. Methods of repair of the old wooden house depends on how it is built, has the frame and the filling, or made of lumber or roundwood.
How to repair old wooden house
You will need
  • - construction materials for repair.
Repair wooden frame house remove the upper trim. Replace the rotten frame members. Open top, where you will fill up insulated material. Most often to produce zasypku enough to climb to the roof and attic side to fill the wall.
First, all the old backfill thoroughly tamp with a long pole on which to fasten the bayonet shovel. This method allows to fill all formed over time of the void. On top add the insulated material. Suitable slag, clay, earth. Again everything is thoroughly tamp.
To further insulate the house, fit an its two layers of mineral wool. This type of insulation does not create a steam effect, detrimental impact on wooden structures. Exterior you can do at your own discretion. As a finish suitable grooving the planks, siding.
If the house is made of timber or roundwood, for the overhaul required to replace rotten logs, which are most often on the lower crowns.
To replace the bottom logs to make the struts that can be mounted only on a solid logs with no signs of podgnivaniju. All the upper crowns fasten together by means of bars or plates, carefully tie the piers.
The struts dig into the ground slope and secure on the durable crowns that you don't plan to change. Gently remove the decayed timber and apply a new one. Repair need to make turns on all sides of the house. Remove all the rotten crown, as struts can not stand and the whole house will collapse.
In the frame, and in the log house, except repair walls almost always have to change the ceiling and floor. To repair the ceiling, remove the upper joists, install the new and lay the scaffold. To do tile the ceiling in the old house is dangerous, so it is enough to replace the old joists and planks for a new one.
The same method repair the floor. Remove all the old planks and joists and install a new one.

Advice 3: How to repair old Desk

Over time, your old wooden table shattered, the table, echnica covered with scratches, but throw it in the trash is not included in your plans. Update the table with his hands. It is best to carry out repairs in the winter when the room is heated, and the wood furniture has dried. Then your new mounting connections will last a long time and get loose.
How to repair old Desk
You will need
  • there is a wooden table;
  • - sandpaper or a sander;
  • - screwdriver;
  • keys;
  • new metal fasteners;
  • - joiner's glue;
  • - rubber hammer;
  • - varnish or paint.
Let's see how the connected parts from the table. To do this, turn it over and lay the tablewith echnica on a flat surface. Wood pieces can be held together using metal elements or studs.
When used in the connection of the legs of the metallic elements, tighten them. If the table still wobbles, Unscrew all the bolts or screws. Look at the thread. When it is damaged, replace the fixture for a new one.
Before replacing the fasteners, inspect all the holes. They may crumble, so I screw the screws impossible. We need to strengthen the wood in these places.
Ridge ream the holes larger in the devastated areas. Miss tableArnim furniture or white glue a wooden plug, a suitable diameter. Beat her with a hammer into the hole and let dry.
Make a drill hole for a new screw or screws. Assemble the table again with a new metal fixture.
If the old table connected to wooden spikes, disassemble it into its component parts. Nikolajevaite parts with a rubber mallet or put a wooden plank in the place where you will be hit. Then the tree will not remain dents and chips.
Clean the attachments from the old glue. Check not only the wooden spikes, but also grooves. Foreign matter will reduce the strength of the new connection.
Check all clearances, wooden spikes should not hang out in the grooves. If the nest is too cracked, put him in a few matches planed, coated with glue, or wrap the tongue with gauze or cloth soaked in PVA.
Collect table, promazyvaya fittings tableArnim with white glue. For better bonding of parts assembled wrap the table with a rope. Leave in this position until the glue dries.
Repair tableechnica. Lacquered table where you want to locate, repair deep scratches with a special putty. Align the sealed space and cover the surface with varnish. Let each layer dry thoroughly, then sand it with fine grit paper and paint with a roller.
If the table is painted with paint, update it, choose the color. If necessary, remove the special solvent of the damaged place. Cover the table with a new coat of paint.
Refresh (paint or Polish) the legs of the tableand the new tableechnica.
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