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Amazing Restoration of Coffee Table Using Odie's Oil

A client dropped this off at my workshop and said "it's yours if you want it or I am taking it to the landfill." Apparently it was her Great Aunt's and now that she had passed. they were clearing out her house and property.


This coffee table was covered with layers of dirt after being stored in an out building for over 10 years. It smelled of fertilizer and dirt. As she walked out the door she commented, "Oh it may be haunted." She said " when I was a child we used to say that the out building where it was stored was haunted." Cool!


As I stripped off the dirt and removed the finish I came to realize that it was made of gorgeous cherry wood! It was solidly built by Broyhill.


I wanted to really show off that beautiful cherry wood so I decided to use Odie's Oil for the first time. Watch the video to see how it is applied and the AMAZING RESULTS. I wish you could run your hand over it. The Odie's Oil left a buttery smooth finish! Wow! It is gorgeous.


On a side note- nothing creepy has happened at my workshop so far but then weird things are always happening so it would not surprise me if they did!


This entire video has no spoken words- only shops sounds.


To view the entire video I have posted on YouTube, click on the link below:

https://youtu.be/BFXOQ7hr2b8




Supplies used in this video:

Varathane water base polyurethane

Krud Kutter

Mister for water

Respirator with safety glasses

Dust mask

Mineral Spirits

Klean Strip Paint Stripper

Steel Wool Pads #3

Steel Wool Pads super fine

Plastic putty knives

Varathane Premium Wood Stain Antique WALNUT

Dewalt Orbital Sander

9 in one painters tool

putty knife set

220 grit sandpaper for orbital sander

Odie's Oil


Additional products I find helpful in flipping furniture:

Zibra grip n glide 2 inch paint brush

Assorted Sanding Sponges

Gray wood contact paper (for drawer bottoms)

Beech wood contact paper (for drawer bottoms)Chair Table Leg floor protectors

Respirator with safety glasses

Respirator Replacement Cartridges

Rub N Buff

Replacement battery for Ryobi power tools

Ryobi 7 1/4 in Battery powered Miter Saw

Ryobi Electric 7 1/4 in Miter Saw

Irwin 24 inch bar clamp (I use at least 2 each time I need them)

Steel Bar Clamps

5in Clear stretch wrap film (to protect furniture for delivery)

18 in clear stretch wrap film

22 in wooden drawer slide (cut to fit)

Tack in Drawer Glides

Orange Oil to make furniture wax

Beeswax Pellets to make furniture wax

Mitre Shears

Tape & Drape plastic film with masking tape edge

Weldbond Multi Purpose Glue

1/8 in x 36 in. unfinished dowel rods

Japanese pull saw

Mitre Shears

Electric Hand Planer

Contour Scraper from Harbor Freight

Please read all labels and follow all manufacturer safety recommendations when working with paints, stains, and other equipment and wear and use appropriate personal protection equipment. Viewers should attempt these projects at their own risk.

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