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furniture, tables, wood, pastic, table leg, table top, antique, finish, inlay, wooden, dining table, coffee table, occasional table, net of tables 12 other questions

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patio market umbrella recoved?

How do you recover a patio market umbrella that was ripped in a storm?

Sharon West     September 2007
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buy a new umbrella. not worth buying a repolacment cover. save aboput $100 on a $400 item!

dukey     May 2009
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If you don't mind how it looks, buy some wide fabric tape e.g binding from a haberdashers, and lay it over the carefully lined up tear. I'd sew it carefully by hand, but you could try good quality fabric adhesive. You could try carpet binding tape, but I don't think this is waterproof. Depending how long you are prepared to spend on the repair job, you could get a fairly neat, not very expensive repair. Oviously if you can match colours for the tape and thread it will look better, and you can give it a spray over with waterproofer from the camping shop if required.

Helen     November 2007
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