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door stripping process

At least around 4 paint layers thick to be removed

At least around 4 paint layers thick to be removed

At least around 4 paint layers thick to be removed

Applying finishing coat

Stripped Main Back Door

Stripped main back door

At least around 4 paint layers thick to be removed

Stripping window frames

At least around 4 paint layers thick to be removed

Ready to reinstall

Stripped Main Back Door

Frame Ready

At least around 4 paint layers thick to be removed

Retained original glass @ bottom ; seems made out of 3 pieces held together

Stripped Main Back Door

Rain splash deterer (?)

Special feature on window facing back yard, it has protruding shoulder. My best interpretation is that it functions to deter any rain storm splashes.  Any comment ? See my latest of posting series.

Those works on paint stripping are undeniably the most consumming part of renovation job.  Handy craft type of job that dully requires modern machineries tools, which at the time of this house was built was certainly not available yet.

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