Weathered wood tutorial for Furniture

tutorial on barn finish-a gel varnish remover to strip off most of the varnish. The contrasty barnwood look comes from not getting all of the varnish off, whatever is left behind will appear lighter when you apply the dark stain

Southern Color: Side Table Reveal (HoH106)

Southern Color: Side Table Reveal This would look so much better than my side tables, even if our living room style isn't country.

Before and After Minwax Polyshades-Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Super Easy Way to Update Wood Stained Furniture

update old wood stained furniture easily quickly, chalk paint, painted furniture, Before I have had the table for about 17 yrs refinished already once by me Recently painted and used PolyShades on the top to darken to a Walnut color

Muy buena idea

DIY Vintage Wood Stain- wad of steel wool, cup coffee grounds & vinegar to cover. Soak overnight, rub steel wool on wood, let dry! Repeat if necessary.

two black rubber door mats nailed on sides of table... and spray it all

Two black rubber door mats nailed on sides of table, spray paint all. Craft and DIY Projects and Tutorials (Inspiration Only)

How to make over an ugly dresser to create and awesome Emerald Green Dresser! by mmonet

Makeover your favorite dresser with this DIY ColoroftheYear project. Check out this great tutorial on how to make your very own emerald Green Dresser.

Love this repurposing idea for an old tv console. I am in the process of doing this but I had to keep the buttons on the tv with it because i used to play with them when I was younger... :) it seems to keep good memories with the soon to be tv stand

An old TV turned into a living room hutch! I've got to make this! Finally an idea that really looks ok, not like an old tv turned into a bookcase!


Gel stain allows you to make any painted surface (wood, laminate, metal) look like dark stained wood as long as you know the right process. I love to restore furniture and give it a new life. These end tables had water damage and a horrible orange stain