Using Primer On Painted Furniture

Primer Primer Primer. I have used, tested, tried, and broken up with at least a dozen primers.

Primer on your walls is more or less fine. I am talking about primer on furniture. When I was new to the paint world I used an every day latex primer. Why? Because I thought that was what you were supposed to do.

Apparently, not everything you read on the internet is true!?!?!

Actually, I thought you were supposed to do lots of things certain ways but have learned that everything depends on approximately 1…

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Tutorial: Painting Furniture

I have had A LOT of people ask so here it is! A painting furniture tutorial!!

Disclaimer: Steps for painting and staining our different. This is for painting only! Also, I am not an expert…this is just my experience.

Can anyone paint furniture? YES! Absolutely. Is it always easy and cost effective? Ehhh….If you want to do just a piece or two…it won’t be cheap to buy everything. And there is work involved to make it last. But if you are willing and have the time & money it is worth it!

First, What…

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