great tutorial on how to refinish old wood furniture. it is WAY easier than i thought! http://www.jonpeters.com/ I recently refinished a Mahogany writing desk, I used Zip Strip to remove the old finish.
One pinner said, "This blog rocks! I love the thought of bringing ugly furniture back to life without having to sand it!...ive been searching all over for these tips". My dressers that are waiting to be painted look very much like the before picture.