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Websites that offer decorative paint for furniture include RoyalDesignStudio and AnnieSloan.com. Royal Design Studio Stencils also offers stencil designs patterns, supplies, ideas, articles and workshops. It sells creme ... More »

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Some design ideas for painting furniture include painting a chair red, painting a small piece of furniture a creamy white and placing it against a wall painted a color other than white, and painting an item with textured... More »

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Add decorative paint to old windows by creating a stencil, attaching it to the window and painting it with glass paint in your choice of colors. Lay down some newspaper or old sheets on a solid surface, such as a table, ... More »

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To strip furniture of stain or paint, apply a chemical stripper, and allow the item to sit as the stripper works. Remove the stain or paint that has pulled away from the wood with a metal scraper. More »

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Oil-based paint should be used to cover finished solid wood furniture. To ensure an even and long-lasting paint job, the wood must be properly prepared. More »

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Repainting old furniture involves preparing the furniture, removing the old paint, smoothing the furniture surface, priming the furniture and applying new paint. Be sure to protect yourself and your working surface from ... More »

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Sanding a piece of furniture unevenly before applying two layers of paint can help achieve a distressed look. The sanding creates an uneven surface that absorbs a varying amount of paint, and two thin layers of paint com... More »

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