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Old 14-09-2017, 08:54 AM
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hope this works it is a link to the photo I have on thread showing flooring I used shoe polish to colour boards and then simply used a darker polish for the places that I thought would show most signs of footfall


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Old 14-09-2017, 09:41 AM
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for a worn look...ie footfall i found shoe polish invaluable ....but obviously you need to decide on colouring first
I'm very intrigued by this - do you have any pictures? I'm sure I've mentioned before that I really struggle with aging and wear so would love to see what you do.

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I'm very intrigued by this - do you have any pictures? I'm sure I've mentioned before that I really struggle with aging and wear so would love to see what you do.

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I would also love to see pics. I struggle with ageing too, as I am scared to make a mistake.
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Old 14-09-2017, 11:14 AM
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i have tried to add a link to picture...if this doesn't work you will find on thread Just for you....Floral.....the empire expands
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I would live with it for a while and see how you feel. Or you could make up some small test sections using the same wood, and then test different finishes on the test pieces.
Good idea Bazz, will use some tessticks
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hope this works it is a link to the photo I have on thread showing flooring I used shoe polish to colour boards and then simply used a darker polish for the places that I thought would show most signs of footfall


http://www.dollshouseforum.com/attac...s-dscf2326.jpg
the colour is fabulous
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looks like it works well !
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