Posts by Jueri


Amanda Vanity

Amanda Vanity


Posted By on May 24, 2015

Here’s a nice one.     My customer needed a wall hung vanity. There are a million of them out there so why take a custom route; color, quality, specific size and so on, plus they had just done a custom tile shower and it was thru seeing photos of that job which brought me to using the 3D aluminum tile that is being used for the drawer fronts.   Here’s the CAD rendering:   The tile comes supplied in...

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Roll Another One

Roll Another One


Posted By on Nov 18, 2014

Roll Another One Just like the other one, but in Maple. By the way, Home Depot now sells reasonably good quality rolling door hardware.       Share...

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Canvas Stretchers

Canvas Stretchers


Posted By on Nov 15, 2014

How about a new way to make canvas stretchers?   For my lovely and talented niece, Sophia, only innovation and a custom made canvas is sufficient, and rightly so.   The most long-lived paintings are actually made on panels, but canvas or linen are the standards, and they are bouncy, so very nicely bouncy when you hit them with a loaded brush, or a clenched fist, whatever the situation demands.   The problem is that when...

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Doors 2

Doors 2


Posted By on Nov 15, 2014

And a new Festool Domino DF 700 machine to do them with. Mara bought me the machine, I can’t remember why, but I’m not asking questions. This is the big one which I found can be modded to do the work of the little one, the DF 500. Anyway, I went a little tenon happy but in the end the machine will do the tenons for a door in about 15 minutes. The photo below shows 6” long tenons for an upper rail in another chevron...

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New Blue Box

New Blue Box


Posted By on Nov 10, 2014

Mara has a post:   I had what I thought would be a enjoyable and easy job using skills that had not been exercised in awhile. A faux painting job on a beautiful simple case that needed a new base to elevate it higher and take out a sag in the middle.  I was excited by it and the client really loved what I did on an old  filing cabinet rescued from under the airport that got a very subtle deep red treatment.  The...

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