Have you ever painted a piece of furniture only to have it peel and crack and ultimately just not look very good? This post explains how to avoid those common problems AND what products you can use to get results you will love!
100 Ways to Repurpose and Reuse Broken Household Items Make A Beautiful Bench From That Broken Dresser This is a great project for dressers that have several broken drawers. While you may want a couple of the drawers to work properly for use on the bottom, the rest of the dresser is basically removed to create the bench. You can then use the bench at the foot of your bed or even on a deck if you need additional outdoor seating.
DIY barnyard wood. Beat up new wood if desired, then add Olympic brand Weathered Barnboard stain. Don't wipe off, leave til dry. (15 min). Dry brush primer lightly over top. Dry brush flat gray paint sporadically over top. Add a little black in paint and repeat. lightly sand. Coat with stain once more, seal and done!