It’s amazing what a coat of gel stain can do to restore a tired-looking piece of furniture. The cool part is that you don’t need to strip the old finish for this to work.-Just in time for my table project!
pWhen painting laminate furniture, there are just a few things to know that are different than painting real wood furniture. With laminate furniture, you are basically dealing with a surface that is basically plastic instead of a surface that is wood.
Distressing and aging painted furniture seems like something you cant really go wrong with. But, its actually much harder to do well than it looks. There is definitely an art to it. Here are some common problems that can ruin a distressed paint finish.
If you are still debating whether or not to paint that old dresser you have lying around or just haul it to Goodwill, here are some of the big reasons why you should take half a day to paint it. View the slideshow below to read more: