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Project by lclashley posted 04-05-2007 04:40 PM 2179 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know this isn’t a woodworking project, per say, but I thought some of you might like to check it out. I finish this remodel last summer. I made the cabinet doors, the mirror, the molding around the sink, the outlet covers, and laid the tile.





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BassBully

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#1 posted 04-05-2007 04:48 PM

Did you use paint on the doors? How did you get it to look so smooth? HVLP sprayer?

-- There are three types of people in the world, those who can count and those who can't!

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Thomas Porter

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#2 posted 04-05-2007 05:04 PM

If you made it, sounds like woodworking to me. Is that MDF?

-- Thomas Porter, Phoenix, AZ, www.thomasporter.com

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CharlieM1958

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#3 posted 04-05-2007 05:11 PM

It’s a good thing my wife doesn’t visit this site, or I’d be hearing “Why don’t you do that in OUR bathrooms?”

Nice job!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 04-05-2007 06:06 PM

how is this not a woodworking project?? !!

And it’s beautiful.
I love white bathrooms.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribele, Young Living Wellness )

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Karson

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#5 posted 04-05-2007 07:16 PM

The cabinets go with the dog I see. Very nice.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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dennis mitchell

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#6 posted 04-05-2007 11:52 PM

Looks like work to me.

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lclashley

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#7 posted 04-06-2007 04:11 AM

Thanks everyone,

BassBully, that is semi-gloss latex paint and I just lightly sanded it with 220 grit sandpaper, followed by 0000 steel wool.

Thomas, the door frames are pine and the panels are birch ply bead board. MDF would have been cheaper and easier. But, I wanted some practice building door frames with solid wood.

Charlie, wife projects are good for getting more tools with less begging.

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oscorner

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#8 posted 04-06-2007 06:52 AM

Cabinet doors(wood); moulding(wood); and outlet covers(wood)...I’d agree…it’s woodworking and very good woodworking, too. Nice job.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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PanamaJack

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#9 posted 04-16-2007 02:15 AM

I gettin’ ideas here…My wife wants me to “renew” our vanity…Like trash the old one and make her the one that she wants. Really nice work.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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TomFran

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#10 posted 07-20-2007 07:29 PM

”wife projects are good for getting more tools with less begging” – Iclashley

When it comes right down to it, usually our wives won’t balk at our tool purchases, if they can see where they help the household economy. Projects like this will build the case for more tools, and if we can do this kind of stuff with our tools, it’s a win-win.

Nice work!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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