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Awesome Remodels 6 days ago

How to make new wood look old and weathered

This is an easy 4 step process from taking freshly purchased wood from the home store to look like weathered old wood thats been around for ages. All you need is some paint, stain, and sandpaper. Go here to look at the tutorial: http://www.thriftyandchic.com/2012/10/how-to...

To see more: http://www.thriftyandchic.com/2012/10/how-to-get-new-wood-looking-old-and.html

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  • Miriam I
    Miriam I New York, NY
    Wow - you certainly have that technique down! I love your table.
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  • FunkyJunk Interiors - Donna
    Amazing... totally authentic looking! Love the colour!
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  • Melissa-TheHappierHomemaker
    Very cool! Thanks for sharing!
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  • Jenna, SAS Interiors
    Jenna, SAS Interiors Saratoga Springs, NY
    great tips. I love the look of "distressed and weather" wood!
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  • Tricia @ Simplicity In The South
    It looks like it's been weathered to perfection! I love how it turned out!
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  • Redfly Creations
    Redfly Creations Forney, TX
    Thank you for this. Am saving to do sometime.
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  • Kelly S
    Kelly S Bremerton, WA
    Love the look and good luck with your baby.
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  • Julee S
    Julee S Bangor, MI
    Thank you so very much for the step-by-step. I printed it for future use if you don't mind.
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  • Vivian S
    Vivian S Harper Woods, MI
    Very nice technique, Thrifty. I like that the wood would have more integrity than actual weathered wood. (how's that for alliteration)
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  • AJ Ogden
    AJ Ogden Floral Park, NY
    it's Beautiful!! Love the whole table, chairs, bench! Beautiful job!
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