The Dining Room Built-In: Endless Prep
In the last post I mentioned all the sanding that had been done, and all the sanding I still had to do. Well, the sanding is done! However, the tedious stuff is still not done - now comes all the prep work...caulking, priming and re-priming. Before I could start caulking though, I had to soften the sharp edges of the all the wood. Here's a shot pre-caulk...
dining room table and the hutch, I used Zinsser's Bulls Eye 1-2-3 primer. It worked pretty good so I figure I'll stick with what works. Here's just a piece primed:
And the whole fireplace surround primed:
There's still a long way to go, but I'm still just taking my time!