Wood smell in dresser drawers. Then apply a very light even coat let the first coat dry well before applying a very light second coat. Enjoy free store pick up same day shipping and free assembly. Free dresser plans how to build a chest of drawershow to make a dresser. Hi judy yes but make sure there are no bumps or ridges in the wood filler along the rails.
Browse any flea market or yard sale for secondhand furniture and you are bound to discover beautiful wood pieces at fantastic prices. Unfortunately secondhand wood furniture that has a fantastic look might also have a terrible smell. A chest of drawers looks charming in your bedroom but its not so appealing when the furniture especially the insides of the drawers has a musty odor. Older furniture like the pieces you find.
An old dresser can get passed down through a family or maybe you have purchased an old dresser from an antique shop or garage sale. After you treat it for the odor youll get most of it out with the above products seal it with shellac. That combined with being sealed up in the house for the last 10 years has made the chest smell like the body powder. Use pigmented shellac if it is already painted inside or regular shellac if it is natural wood.
With the right plans materials and equipment you can construct this quality dresser chest of drawers as shown here. Whatever the case may be you open the dresser drawers only to find there is a strong musty smell inside it. Whether youve inherited a handsome wooden antique bureau or fell in love with a wood dresser at a flea market once you open the drawers you know the unmistakable odor of cigarettes when you smell it.