Top 60 Furniture Makeover DIY Projects and Negotiation Secrets - Thrift stores, yard sales, flea markets and even Craigslist are great sources for finding old furniture pieces to remodel. Old furniture can be purchased very inexpensively and you can create beautiful pieces that look fresh and updated with just a bit of time and creativity.
I’ve been asked by lots of people if it’s ok to paint laminate furniture. It definitely is doable. It’s not my ideal and I wouldn’t buy a piece of laminate furniture to paint, but if there was something I already had that needed a facelift, it’s definitely much cheaper than …
Common Mistakes Made When Distressing & Aging Painted Furniture
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http://fabulousfinishes.files.wordpress.com/2012/09/dsc_7183.jpg Doing this on the dresser or changing table drawers- stencil with dark wax and not necessarily a color! Love! like maybe over old white?
How is Painting Cabinets Different Than Painting Furniture?
Reasons to Use Chalk Paint1. Little To No Sanding2. It’s Forgiving – With chalk paint, the look is meant to be distressed, so when you mess up, a quick once over with a little hand sander is all you need to do to fix it, drips, etc, no worries, just sand them off.3. Easy Color Choices4. The Paint Goes a Long Way