Refurbish an old shoe shine box to keep all of your shoe maintenance supplies on one spot.
Step 1: The Box
Find an old shoe shine box in disrepair.
Step 2: Disassemble
Disassemble and remove hardware.
Step 3: Glue
Glue cracks and broken pieces.
Step 4: Sand
Use a sander to quickly remove the finish.
Step 5: Hand Sand
Quickly hand sand the surfaces with higher grain sand paper.
Step 6: Clean
Wipe the surfaces clean with a moist rag to remove all the dust.
Step 7: Stain
Put a good coat of stain on the box inside and out.
Step 8: Polyurethane
Coat the box with polyurethane and allow to dry. Apply a second coat.
Step 9: Add Hardware
Fasten the hardware to the box.
Step 10: Complete
Fill the shoe box with supplies and oil up your boots.