1. Even though the stain/poly blend goes on more like paint than stain...it should not be cleaned with water. Water+poly/stain blend = brown shellec-like substance. Micheal kept telling me "stop touching stuff!"
2. Wood glue lasts forever! Remember this when trying to remove pieces of wood from a well-built old piece of furniture.
3. Reliving your childhood can be fun and painful at the same time.