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Filling holes in Mohagany Panels

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Joined: May 21 2004

We moved into our Eichler home recently. The previous owners made several holes in the original Mahogany panels probably by nails to hang pictures on the wall.
I tried to find some wood filler that would match the Mahogany color but without success.
Any tips would be appreciated.

Joined: Apr 5 2003

I had good luck with Minwax wood putty for filling nail holes. I got two colors -- cherry (yellow/ochre) and red mahogany (red / brown) which matched the base and grain colors of our paneling. I'd knead together a bit from each, push a small bit into the hole, then push it smooth with a putty knife.

Orchard had this stuff a couple years ago.


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