How to Remove Old Veneer from Furniture

stubborn veneer

My next project involves a sweet little oak washstand that has issues. Reminds me of me! ¬†Pretty good mostly but a few flaws around the edges. I am so ready to paint this little thing but there was a problem with the veneer coming up along the edges. My husband, who just happens to be the best handyman~ ever, glued and clamped the veneer and I was about to be in business. But I was working on my back porch and the dampness from all the rain we’ve had lately caused the rest of the veneer to come loose!!! I mean, the whole sheet of it lifted off all at once. Guess which part stayed? You got it…the part my husband glued. I mean it was ON there and not going anywhere. [Read more…]