Archives for October 5, 2018


“Painting walls is one thing, but there are a few different measures you need to take in order to ensure that your furniture-painting project is successful. If you have furniture that feel dated or boring, don’t rush out to buy a new set. Freshen them up with some paint and bring new life to your room.”

How to Paint Furniture: A Beginner's Guide

Hello friends! While refinishing furniture can be time consuming and hard work, it is well worth it when you see the outcome and know that you have created a custom piece of furniture for your home. Today I am sharing an easy tutorial for how to paint furniture. This is a very basic “beginner’s guide”—or Furniture Painting:101.

Although I have learned a lot about painting and refinishing furniture, I wasn’t always all that knowledgeable. I have painted several pieces for my home, and most of them I did totally WRONG! I know it sounds like it should be so simple – you just grab a paint brush and paint, right? Nope! If you want a professional-looking finish that is going to last (that’s the key – you don’t want it to start chipping and peeling away), then there are a few guidelines that you need to follow.

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