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How To Repair and Reupholster a Dining Room Chair

A wobbly, old wooden dining chair is given a sturdy new base and stylish new seat.

Materials

  • nylon string
  • wood glue
  • fabric
  • twine
  • fusible webbing
  • staples
  • foam rubber
  • Dacron
  • dust cover
  • button

Tools

  • pencil
  • rags
  • screw gun
  • coping saw
  • drill
  • drill bits
  • rubber mallet
  • scissors
  • scraper
  • staple gun
  • staple puller
  • strap clamp
  • button replacement tool
  • upholstery needle

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