Repainting A Stained Dresser

Repainting A Stained Dresser. Depending on the condition of your dresser you may end up with lots and lots of work. See more ideas about redo furniture, diy furniture, furniture makeover.

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Refinished Antique Oak Dresser for My Daughters Refresh

I have a couple of old dressers in storage just waiting for their new purpose. Then, follow these general preparatory steps for painting over stain: I am having a mental block as.

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Distressing a dresser is super easy though. Let the tsp soak in for a minute or two then scrub the surface with the sponge before rinsing off. To remove stain from the dresser, use sandpaper or a power sander, just as you would with paint.

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Not every surface of the dresser can be painted with a roller. Then, follow these general preparatory steps for painting over stain: With a paintbrush, fill in the edges and any detailing the roller didn’t hit.

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I generally use an orbital sander for big areas and for smaller nooks a mouse or sand by hand using maybe 80 grit to break the existing finish. It catches most of it but you can see there is still dust on the surface of the dresser. Always use gloves when working with tsp.

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After the topcoat has had time to dry, roll or brush on a final clear coat of varnish to seal the new paint. Depending on the paint used, you may need to apply one to three coats. Another blue painted dresser but with a completely different look is this somewhat masculine painted dresser finished in a dark navy blue with chunky new hardware.

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Depending on the condition of your dresser you may end up with lots and lots of work. When painting white furniture above all other colors we have to remember that no matter what the can or literature says you will always at the very least want to lightly sand and clean to remove any grease, dirt or debris from the surface. I have a couple of old dressers in storage just waiting for their new purpose.

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