The Art of Restoring and Refinishing Vintage Furniture

Vintage furniture (over 20 years old, under 100 years old) has a timeless charm that can add character and uniqueness to any home. However, these treasures from the past often need a little love and attention to restore them to their former glory. It is imperative to point out that we are not talking about an antique (over 100 years old) piece of furniture .  For this blog post, we'll explore the art of restoring and refinishing vintage furniture, from why you should embark on this rewarding journey to the essential tools and techniques you'll need to do it right. So, whether you're a seasoned DIY enthusiast or a beginner looking to bring new life to your vintage pieces, read on for invaluable insights. 1. Why Restore Vintage Furniture The home my wife and I live in is an 1897 former boarding house that we have restored. It is now full of an eclectic mixture of vintage, modern, and antique household pieces my wife and I have bought restored, and then later resold in o

"How to Buy and Sell Vintage Furniture: A Beginner's Guide to Treasure Hunting and Profit"

  "Unlocking the Secrets of Vintage Furniture: From Sourcing Hidden Gems to Successful Sales" , Selling vintage furniture, Vintage furniture trends  G. Allen Clark - Author and owner of Old Church Antique Vendors Marketplace.   Are you captivated by the timeless allure of vintage furniture? Whether you're looking to add character to your home or embark on a profitable venture, this beginner's guide will unveil the world of vintage furniture. From understanding different styles to becoming a successful vintage seller, we've got you covered. Let's dive in!  Why Vintage Furniture?  The Timeless Appeal of Vintage / Antique furniture has an enduring charm that modern pieces often can't match. Whether you're a collector or just someone with an appreciation for unique aesthetics, vintage and antique furniture offers a connection to the past. Each piece tells a story, making it a conversation starter in any space. But beyond its allure, vintage furniture also