November 15, 2016 / Astoria Chloe / Furniture
Rocking chair is a chair that is cozy and can be used to relax wherever, so there is no harm if you figure out how to make a rocking chair. Rocking chair has been manufactured with a variety of brands. The models are also variety, ranging from the classical model made of wood up to the modern one with combination of some materials. Rocking chair has many functions that is not only for sit all day long but also can be used as an aesthetic elements in some specify rooms. So, before you decide to buy the rocking chair is better if you make sure first the main purpose of the chair and also where the chair will be put on.
How to make a rocking chair usually known correctly by the carpenter who used to receive rocking chair orders. If you intend to have the chair, but the prices are offered in high standard and unreasonable by the shops, you can modify an existing rocking chair. First, you have to hunt for a chair at flea markets or garage sale. Some people always held a garage sale before they go and move out to another house. Maybe you will get the items you want in there. Although the price is relatively cheaper, second-hand goods usually even have historical value and the model rather antique. If you get the rocking chair that is outdated, you can remodel it.
How to build a rocking chair? Once you get a chair, you can start by sanding the entire surface of the chair with a sanding machine. It is recommended to use 100 to 300 grit of sandpaper. After that, make it perfect with sanding and polishing manually. Once it gets quite smooth, clean the chair of dust and dirt using clean cloth and water or liquid of glass cleaner. Allow the chair to dry out completely. After that you can paint it according to your wish. That’s all about how to make a rocking chair which is look outdated becomes new.