How to Give Old Furniture a Modern Makeover in 7 Easy Steps
Today we’re going to do a stunning furniture makeover. Give your old furniture a modern makeover with a few simple supplies and minimal work. Follow these steps to turn drab and dated into fresh and modern!
Tools and materials
- Paint (Navajo White by Sherwin Williams)
- General Finishes top coat
- New hardware
Step 1: Door Upcycling
Remove the middle of all the doors. This step is crucial for the transformation ahead.
Step 2: Sand and Smooth
Get rid of that old finish by sanding the pieces until they're smooth. This is the foundation for your furniture's new life.
Step 3: Primer
Apply primer to all the furniture. Let it dry completely—it's like giving your furniture a fresh canvas.
Step 4: Paint
Paint it up with Navajo White by Sherwin Williams. This color is going to breathe new life into your pieces.
Step 5: Add a Top Coat
Seal the deal by top-coating everything with General Finishes. This not only protects your hard work but adds a professional touch.
Step 6: Attach Burlap
Remember that area where you removed the old design? Attach burlap there for a chic and unique touch.
Step 7: Replace the Hardware
It's time to upgrade! Add all new hardware to your pieces. This small change can make a big difference.
A furniture makeover can transform your room from drab to fab! Have you given old furniture a modern makeover? Share your projects in the comments below.
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