JumbleTown Ireland



Go Back   JumbleTown Ireland > Search Forums
User Name
Password
HOME FAQ Register Search Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 42
Search took 0.34 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Pacman
Forum: Appliances 27-02-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 167
Posted By Pacman
Yes please! I now live in Glasson and gave mine...

Yes please! I now live in Glasson and gave mine away before moving house. I would be glad to take this.
Forum: Sports or Hobby Related; Bikes 26-02-2020, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By Pacman
I would love these if I can get someone to pick...

I would love these if I can get someone to pick up. I will work on that bit.
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 03-01-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Happy New Year and keep recylcling :-)

Not a bad time for clearing out, giving away or up-cycling that project you had in mind for a while...

Here's a little something I did a while ago and completely transformed a table and chairs I...
Forum: Wanted Items 20-10-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By Pacman
I am not sure this makes sense: a hob sits on the...

I am not sure this makes sense: a hob sits on the counter space and normally has 2//4 rings. Where does the grill fit into this? You should maybe include an image of what you are looking for so...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 26-09-2017, 10:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,216
Posted By Pacman
Nice one Tick Tock ;-)

Nice one Tick Tock ;-)
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 18-07-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,652
Posted By Pacman
@Pacman I've been admiring you thread, reminded...

@Pacman I've been admiring you thread, reminded me of my younger days when I was fit to do these things. Really is great fun and a learning curve, as well as the satisfaction when it's finished....
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 24-04-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,652
Posted By Pacman
Well done Gormal - a wonderful transformation. ...

Well done Gormal - a wonderful transformation.

I laughed out loud about your using Coca Cola to clean the brass rings on the legs. And I thought it was only good for cleaning toilets!!! Must...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 24-04-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Cheers

Thanks All.

I just love this website: love what it does, the inspiration it gives, and the encouragement of one user to the next. There's a whole world of waste that can be re-used, re-homed and...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 24-04-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,194
Posted By Pacman
Wonderful

Great job. They look great - you must be thrilled ;-)
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 23-02-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Cleaning up untreated wood

This chair was made by my son-in-law who asked me to finish it off for him. It is a lovely chair and very well made but had been left outside in a shed for years without being treated with anything....
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 23-02-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Waxing

Hi AONB,

Sorry about the delay: I don't check this all the time.

Regarding your question about waxing an item, it would depend on the job you have done and the finish you want. You could just...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 17-01-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Girls dresser

Just to show what a lick of paint can do: I used chalk paint and waxed after.
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 20-10-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,835
Posted By Pacman
It looks like you don't like Annie Sloan anyway!

So if you are looking for a more 'polished' and clean effect you need to buy a satinwood paint. You will get advice from your local DIY If you are painting a mahogany fireplace you will need...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 04-10-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,257
Posted By Pacman
Lovely work Cherry

That's fab Cherry - very well done. You've done a great job. That wood looks tricky to sand ;-)
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 01-10-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Go for it Teeny!

Hi Teeny38,

Thanks for your kind comments. I would say to go for it. It is not an easy job but very rewarding.

All chairs need to be stripped back to the wood below and if they are going to...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 18-07-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
And many thanks to you Cherry ;-)

And many thanks to you Cherry ;-)
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 10-06-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,745
Posted By Pacman
Well done Jill Nesbitt

A well written article: and very well researched. Well done to Jill in opening the nations eyes to reusing and up-cycling. There is a wealth of information in the article - some of which is new to...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 30-05-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,449
Posted By Pacman
Very cool. I wish we had a 'like' button on this...

Very cool. I wish we had a 'like' button on this website ;-)
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 27-05-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Thanks so much: I'm thrilled with the end result....

Thanks so much: I'm thrilled with the end result. If anyone wants advice on box cushions, piping, supplies etc just message me or leave your question here. Happy to help ;-)
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 26-05-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Thanks to Cherry

Having done the poof, the previous armchair, the Edwardian chairs and been inspired by Cherry (another Jumbletowner), I decided to tackle my couch and an armchair: here are the results.

My advice is...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 21-04-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,964
Posted By Pacman
Inspired by Cherry

Having been TOTALLY inspired by Cherry, I have started doing my couch. I have done most of the upholstery but still have a bit to do.

AONB I have box cushions to cover and I watched this video...
Forum: Home Improvements 10-04-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,558
Posted By Pacman
Repair a leather couch

http://www.wikihow.com/Patch-a-Leather-Couch
Forum: Home Improvements 10-04-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,479
Posted By Pacman
That's amazing Chris. It's time for a change...

That's amazing Chris. It's time for a change here. There were far too many shoe boxes built during the Celtic tiger years. It's time builders and planners realised we need more than the minimum...
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 31-03-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,557
Posted By Pacman
Amazing! You must be so chuffed. That is a...

Amazing! You must be so chuffed. That is a fantastic transformation: well done you ;-)
Forum: Before & After (Upcycling) 25-03-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,516
Posted By Pacman
Many thanks Gormal, noni, irishrose and...

Many thanks Gormal, noni, irishrose and melissabell. The fabric on the telephone table was in a remnants bin at homefocus Gormal so not at the 3 per meter price but still a good a deal ;-)
Showing results 1 to 25 of 42

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 07:04 PM.



JumbleTown - Useful Links

 
 

Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.