I had Great Results on Refinishing a Dresser, that went from THIS…
To This! Ta Da! (See the Fun Process Here.)
A Decent First Attempt at Furniture Refinishing.
I thought I Knew All there was to Know on Painting Wood Furniture.
Next Challenge. A Wood Dresser that Came with the House.
Crafted of Pine. Assembled with Staples. Cheap, but Great Storage.
A Perfect Piece that Needs a Breath of Fresh Air.
I Have Eager Painting Helpers. And a Clear, Sunny Day.
One Day and the Job is Complete.
That was the Plan. But Lessons Were Learned.
Here Are My 4 Tips on How NOT to Finish Wood Furniture!!!
1. Let Your Kids Do the Painting and Don’t Check On What They’re Doing.
Renaissance Chalk Finish Paint in Black…On Amazon Here.
2. If the Hardware Doesn’t Come Off, just Paint Around It.
White ceramic pulls…On Amazon Here.
3. After Sanding and Applying Stain to the Top, DON’T Wait for the Stain to Cure.
Minwax Wood Finish Stain in Chestnut…On Amazon Here.
Minwax Finish Stain Brush…On Amazon Here.
4. Apply Minwax Paste Finishing Wax to a Still Tacky Stained Surface.
Minwax Paste Finishing Wax in Natural…On Amazon Here.
Question??? Did You Know that Paste Finishing Wax Applied to a WET Surface REMOVES the Stain?
Oh, It Most Definitely Does! YIKES!!
Thank You Girls. You Met the One Day Painting Challenge.
I Was the Chink in the Armor.
My Cut to the Chase is NOT How to Finish Furniture!
It’s All About PRIDE and TIME and PATIENCE.
Thankfully, Good Lessons Will Always be Filled with Magic. 🙂
Always Evolving. Ever Changing. How About New Hardware???
Brass Pulls??? Yes! On Amazon Here!
Amazon Links to 4 Tips on How NOT to Finish Wood Furniture(!):
Renaissance Chalk Finish Paint in Black…Here.
White ceramic pulls…Here.
Minwax Wood Finish Stain in Chestnut…Here.
Minwax Finish Stain Brush…Here.
Minwax Paste Finishing Wax in Natural…Here.
Brass Pulls??? Yes! Here!
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