HomeRefurbers

Blog entries tagged with 'trim'

View Dan Lyke's profile

Bathroom Remodel #8: A little trim

12-02-2015 06:52 PM by Dan Lyke | 22 comments »

Took me a couple of tries to get a mirror shape I liked: A few things I learned about cutting the oval (which took me 3 tries, although one of those was unrelated to the cutting): Cut from the front, not the back. I was concerned about the mirror coating peeling off when I broke the glass, but it turns out it came off just fine. Alas, it was too thick for my cutter to cut through. Don’t try to clamp it into the frame. Then i built up a frame for the mirror and routed...

Read this entry »


View GaryL's profile

Making curved moldings on the Woodmaster 718

07-21-2012 02:00 AM by GaryL | 7 comments »

I’ve have been working on a clients home that has entailed several different projects/phases. One of the things being done is upgrading most if not all of the trim through out this 7300 sq. ft. home. Next is doing the front entry and hall. There are two archways, one arched bi-fold (both sides), and an arched front door. Seven arches total with three different radius’s. First I made some paper templates from the openings and then transfered this to the material, in this case pa...

Read this entry »


View Dan Lyke's profile

Front Door Trim #1: A door well hung

04-28-2008 06:55 PM by Dan Lyke | 4 comments »

On the left, how it looked when we moved in, on the right, how it looks as of right now. The ugly “security” door on the front has always bothered me. It’s indicative of a bad neighborhood, where people don’t trust their neighbors, and we were very sure that it was an over-reaction by a person growing old and settling into their fears, otherwise we wouldn’t have bought the place. Thus it’s been important to me that we replace it fairly quickly. We&...

Read this entry »


Add new blog entry
RSS FEED

Top Series

Top Bloggers


DISCLAIMER: All views and comments posted by members are not necessarily those of HomeRefurbers.com or of those working on the site.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

LumberJocks.com :: woodworking showcase