When we bought our re-possessed Phaeton we were well aware it was missing a few items. The TV and surround sound speakers were intact but we needed to buy a DVD player and receiver and we decided to update the TV in the living room as well. Turns out that the buying was the easy part.
Sorry honey, Wish I could help but somebody’s gotta take these pictures!
This is what the new one looked like, just a bit wider but there was about a 6” gap at the bottom. No problem, being the ‘decorating disaster’ that I am I filled it with artificial flowers!
Enter My Handsome Handyman . . . a.k.a. The Cowboy
Red Green says something like ‘If women don’t find ya handsome, they should at least find ya handy’. How lucky am I to have both!
On the new portable work top you can see the frame with one of the hinges sitting on it.
Measure twice – Cut once.
Now the frame, the door and a small piece of trim, that will fit above the TV, have all received a coat of stain. Yup! Much like watching paint dry.
After a coat of varathane the frame is installed.
Now for the door and hardware.
It’s difficult to see in the photo but the door has been routed, (routered?) to give it a nice finished look.
Lord. . . . I . . . . can . . . . change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .if . . . . I . . . . have . . . . to.