Quote Originally Posted by Tellenbach View Post
Lead Paint on Antique Furniture

"The danger lies in ingesting paint chips and inhaling paint dust, not in touching, so chipping surfaces pose the greatest threat. Country Living columnist Helaine Fendelman, who raised two sons in a home filled with painted furniture from the 18th and 19th centuries, reports that the very old pieces most likely do not contain lead. The bigger worry is furniture from the early- to mid-20th century."

I wouldn't sand it indoors without knowing whether or not it has lead paint, but then again I'm a type 6.
Who said anything about me doing this indoors? I have a backyard for this.