Wipe on mineral spirits. Clean with ivory dish soap. Use gel stain. No need to strip the wood. ~ Learn how to refinish furniture faster and easier by avoiding stripping. A seasoned pro tells you how to clean, repair and restore old wood furniture.
What To Know Before Painting Furniture Without Sanding
It is definitely ok to skip the sanding step in some cases before you paint piece of furniture. However, before you skip the sanding step, here few things to know: Is the Surface Shiny? If the surface is very smooth and shiny, I would hesitate
Ornate frames with lots of detail are perfect for painting and distressing. I check Goodwill pretty regularly and have been able to come across a few cute frames. To paint and distress them, here are the steps& View the slideshow below to read more:
Spray painting works great, but is best for only for certain types of furniture. It can be done on things like kitchen tables, coffee tables, dressers and armoires, but… View the slideshow below to read more: