Chair Repair and Restoration


Pressed Cane

If there are no holes around the seat frame, but instead a groove with a spline attaching the cane to the chair seat, the chair is pressed cane, or cane webbing. 

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The most common types of rush materials are Fiber Rush, Natural Cattail/Bull Rush, and Danish Cord. 

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Splint and Binder Cane

Woody material and Cane material often used for Rockers and Ladder Back Chairs


Shaker Tape

Fabric tape woven on chair seats in contrasting colors

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