Wipe on mineral spirits. Clean with ivory dish soap. Use gel stain. No need to strip the wood. ~ Learn how to refinish furniture faster and easier by avoiding stripping. A seasoned pro tells you how to clean, repair and restore old wood furniture.
Very good instructions on how to restore old furniture.-- pin now read later. Pinned this for Hubby. We have some awesome solid wood furniture that was given to us time to fix I wanna redo mj's dresser
Awesome DIY Furniture Makeover Ideas: Genius Ways to Repurpose Old Furniture With Lots of Tutorials
FILLING CRACKS------->If you find nail holes or tiny cracks after applying the final finish, fill them with colored wax fill sticks, wax repair sticks or fill pencils, found at home centers and paint stores.