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How to Restore an Entryway

The experts from Restoration Realities demonstrate how to restore a front door and adjacent sash sidelights.

Materials

  • finish nails
  • primer
  • wood filler
  • paint stripper
  • carpenter's glue
  • door hardware
  • wood block
  • paint-stripper neutralizer
  • polyester resin filler
  • enamel
  • entry side lights
  • exterior latex caulk
  • exterior enamel paint
  • epoxy resin filler
  • exterior oil-based primer

Tools

  • cordless drill
  • drop cloths
  • sanding block
  • sandpaper
  • tack cloth
  • air compressor
  • belt sander
  • caulk gun
  • circular saw
  • cold chisel
  • hammer
  • nail gun
  • pry bar
  • putty knife
  • scraper
  • table saw
  • utility knife
  • screwdriver attachment
  • sawhorses
  • power sander
  • mallet
  • screwdrivers
  • chip brush
  • paintbrushes
  • air compressor hoses
  • flat rasp
  • end nippers
  • power finish-sander

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