How to paint wood crates?
Can I just spray paint wooden crates without sanding?
Should I paint or stain my oak kitchen cabinets?
I was wondering if you could help me with something -- I have an entirely oak kitchen. I know it's the rage now to paint or gel stain cabinets. I've been considering ... See more
How to match ceiling paint?
Can someone tell me how to match paint for a ceiling touch up job?I cut a small patch of dry wall paper out of the ceiling and had paint made at Home Depot TWICE! Sti... See more
How to stain wood deck?
Tips to stain my wood deck?
How to stain wood cabinets?
How do I stain my wood cabinets? Do I have to remove them and put them back, or can I stain them while they are attached?
Chalk paint on wood paneling
Has anyone used chalk paint on old pine wood paneling?
Paint wood to look like old bronze?
is there a way to paint or otherwise finish a piece of wooden furniture to look like old bronze with a lot of patina?
Can you use chalk paint and acrylic paint together on wood?
I'm painting a wood desk and want to use Annie Sloan Chalk paint as a base and paint details with acrylic paint, has anyone done this? When would I seal with wax?
Sure, but they will feel like sandpaper and look rough.
If they are bare wood, yes. If they have a finish that you are going to paint over then sanding wood be a good idea so the paint doesn’t rub off or peel.
Thanks! Will find a different option.
yes you can unless they are coated in polyurethane -- the shinier the surface the more the sanding Wood furniture often comes with a polyurethane varnish or lacquer that prevents an easy or immediate decor change. ... It requires some patient sanding and oil-basedpaint products to adhere to the plastic and polyurethane finishes on wood and commercial wood furniture.
You sure can! if the have a finish just scuff it up with some sandpaper. No finish just spray away. Several light coats will get you a smooth finish.
Your prep work will determine your finished product.
A lot of Hometalkers use chalk paint. claim is no sanding or prep. I haven't used it.