Swab, Inc has a great way to clean and preserve your teak on your sailboats and yachts alike! This sailboat has been maintained for the last three years using raw linseed oil. Every year the teak is cleaned with linseed oil soap and nourished with a thin layer of purified raw linseed oil. The systemContinue reading “Teak deck solution for boats”
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Creating our Adirondack Chairs
I just finished these Adirondack Chairs created from all my old skis! They came out great and are very comfortable. It’s a unique design using all re-claimed pieces to create a very durable chair that’s also a terrific conversation starter. I used an organic, raw linseed oil finish on the wood frames, which gives it aContinue reading “Creating our Adirondack Chairs”
Teak patio furniture cleaned and finished with linseed oil
Oxidized, grey dried out teak furniture brought back to life with linseed oil! I cleaned the furniture with organic linseed oil soap and nurished the teak with organic raw linseed oil. Total cost $375.
Speak To The Painter
SWAB,Inc. has been working closely with Viking Sales the US distributer for Allback organic linseed oil paint and finishing products. We are offering a unique way to actually speak to someone about how to use these great superior products. If you go the solventfreepaint.com I’m located at the tab “Speak to the Painter”. You areContinue reading “Speak To The Painter”
Transformed mahogany table with Linseed oil wax
I refinished this early 20th century mahogany table. The table’s finish was failing lots of cup marks along with disintegrating varnish. I removed the old varnish and finished the table with raw linseed oil and linseed oil wax. You can now see all the beautiful grains in the wood and patterns. Have SWAB, Inc. bringContinue reading “Transformed mahogany table with Linseed oil wax”
Great images of Frank Llyoyd Wright’s Boynton House
Big thanks out to Jim Liebel for providing these high quality images of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Boynton House in Rochester New York. Jim was the amazing woodworker on this historic project! He made most of the cabnitry, built-ins, furniture, and all of the new trim that was used in this home. Believe it or notContinue reading “Great images of Frank Llyoyd Wright’s Boynton House”
Early 1930’s front door rehabilitated with linseed oil varnish
This old door was cleaned and refinished with linseed oil products. These products are chemical free and will rejuvenate the wood to last for the next 80 years. Call SWAB, Inc. for your next project!
Teak deck finished with linseed oil
I cleaned and finished this beautiful pool side teak deck with non-chemical linseed oil products! This system also works great on sailboat decks. It’s relatively inexpensive and is a superior way to protect and preserve your expensive decks! Call SWAB, Inc. For your next project!
19th century lake home comes alive with linseed oil wax
Unique tong and groove walls and ceilings along with beautiful intricate trim and doors were finished with linseed oil wax. Call SWAB,Inc. for a proven chemical free method to rehabilitate your homes woodwork!
Mt. Vernon Paint Cellar
Awesome to see that in the outset linseed oil paint was used on this magnificent national treasure. I must tell them about the use of linseed oil paint today. What a project this would be!