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Repairing exterior timber - faux Tudor beams

Posted by Charles Budd on Monday, August 15, 2016,
Until the scaffolding was up on this semi-detached house in Stratford upon Avon, it was difficult to see the state of the faux Tudor timber beams at the top of the house. Once I got up onto the scaffolding, and poked my finger into the timber, I got rather a shock. It was not only rotten, but just thin planking. 

Taking a closer look at the paint, you can see it was in very poor shape. Nearly all the paint would have to come off.

It was time to get my professional Finnish and German sanding equ...

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Durable repair to antique window

Posted by Charles Budd on Tuesday, October 15, 2013,
As an experiment, I've made this entire post into a Pinterest graphic.

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