How to Refinish a Vanity – Shaker Style

Things used in video:

Combo Hammer Drill and Impact Driver
Oscillating multi tool
Dust mask
Outfeed stand
Dado stack
Push blocks
Glue bottle
Blue clamps
HVLP sprayer
Right angle
Tip out door hardware
1 1/4″ overlay hinges

It’s much cheaper to refinish and stain a piece than it is to replace it completely. She sands with power tools in the video. If you have softer wood or the furniture is more detailed, do the sanding by hand instead. If you are tempted to refinish a piece that is painted be careful. There could be serious problems that are being covered up by the paint. If you are considering whether to re-glue a piece, rock it back and forth to see if it’s stable or not. If it sways a lot you will need to re-glue it.