Quiz: Ultimate Furniture Restoration Quiz
Ultimate Furniture Restoration Quiz
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

Furniture restoration is not for the faint of heart. This is not refinishing, where you slap on a coat of paint and call it a day. Take our quiz and find out if you have what it takes to restore grandma's dresser to its former glory.

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You just found a beat-up old dresser in your grandmother's basement. What's an easy first step in determining if it's an antique -- or just in bad shape?
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How old does a piece of furniture have to be to qualify as an antique?
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What should you do if you find out that the dresser is an antique?
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If you decide to restore the dresser yourself, what's the first step in the process?
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If the dresser is, in fact, a valuable antique, what's one thing you probably shouldn't do to it?
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After you clean the dresser and strip off any unwanted finish, you'll want to sand it. What type of sandpaper should you start with?
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Why are mineral spirits a good thing to keep handy for furniture restoration?
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