Great way to repurpose an old dresser that has a drawer that is beyond repair. This could go in the entry or be used as a bedside table or a sideboard in the dining room.
Painting used furniture can save you loads of money! Here is a step-by-step tutorial of how an old dresser found new life for a little girl's room. Lots of other before and after projects on this site as well.
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This is a good idea I need to replace the mirror attached to my dresser pronto 5 Ways to Modernize Dated Furniture