How To Update Second Hand Furniture With Patina Paint
Let me show you why you should never pass up second-hand furniture. I added this cool rust patina with patina paint. WOWZER!
Six Steps You Need To Know Before Refinishing Wood Furniture
When your wood furniture needs an update... refinish it with gel stain. My step by step process will have you refinishing your furniture like a DIY pro in no time at all. #dododsondesigns #refinishingfurniture #gelstain #furnituremakeover #dressermakeover
Refinishing Wood Furniture- What You Need To Know
So, what do you need to know about refinishing wood furniture? Everything! I'm sharing my tips, tricks, and step by step process on refinishing to help you take the guesswork out of it. Easy to follow DIY instructions. #dododsondesigns #refinishedfurniture #furniturediy #refinishingfurniture #stepbystep #furnituremakeover
I knew there was beautiful wood under all that veneer!
I was amazed at what was underneath all that veneer on this wood dresser. I'll never walk away from veneer damage ever again. DIY with the right tools and a little good ole fashioned elbow grease. You'll be proud of your furniture makeover too. #dododsondesigns #woodveneer #dressermakeover #veneerremoval #woodfurniture #furniturerepair #furnituremakeover
Park Bench Makeover-Upcycling Rod Iron Outdoor Furniture
This park bench had seen better days but upcycling these old wood benches are the way to go. They don't make outdoor furniture like this anymore! Rod iron outdoor furniture lasts forever!
How to use Wood Filler To Repair Veneer Damage
Veneer damage is nothing new to a furniture painter. Using a wood filler is a great way to repair those small broken areas on wood furniture.
Don't pass up that curbside dresser! It just needs a few shelves.
After learning how to add shelves to a dresser, those curbside finds gave a new meaning to furniture flipping the quick & easy way. These are opportunities for you to learn tips and tricks in furniture restoration. Repair and recycle! #dododsondesigns #howtoaddshelvestoadresser #furniturerepair #furnitureflip #diyshelves #dressermakeover #furniturerestoration
The Best Wood Filler To Cover Decorative Carvings
Not everyone loves the dated carved details on wood furniture and I'm always looking for the best wood filler to cover them before I paint.
Whitewash Wood Table - An Heirloom Makeover
WOWZER! Look at the farmhouse beauty I discovered underneath. I never dreamed that my family heirloom wood table would look like this! It was dark and dreary but I couldn't get rid of it. So, I used a whitewash technique after stripping it down. #dododsondesigns #whitewashtable #whitewash #tablemakeover
The Cheapest Way To Bleach Wood Furniture
Did you know that you can bleach wood furniture with common household bleach? Try this technique and learn how to DIY this look on your next furniture makeover—an easy step-by-step tutorial. The…
Look What Removing Veneer Did To This Wood Dresser
It was way past the stage of furniture repair. I was amazed at what was underneath all that veneer on this wood dresser. I'll never walk away from veneer damaged furniture ever again. One of my favorite furniture makeovers on a wood dresser to date. #dododsondesigns #dressermakeover #furniturerepair #woodfurniturerepair #wooddresser #furnitureprojects
How To Quickly Clean & Spray Paint Hardware For Furniture
Need to update that furniture hardware? Why not spray paint the hardware to compliment your next painted furniture makeover? I did! #dododsondesign #vintagehardware #furnituremakeover #hardware #furniturehardware
You'll Never Believe This Mosaic Table Was Made From China
Grandma's dishes never looked better on the table! This is how I repurposed broken vintage china dishes into a beautiful mosaic table top. #dododsondesigns #tabletop #mosaic #diyproject #mosaics
The Best Sander For Refinishing Wood Furniture
I sand a lot of wood furniture and recently I had the opportunity to try out one of the best sanders in the furniture refinishing industry. I'm sharing my experience and why I LOVE my Surfprep Sander on the blog. #refinishingfurniture #woodfurniture #woodworking #furniturerefinishing #woodfurnituredesign
How To Add Wheels To Vintage Lockers
Adding wheels to vintage lockers is actually very simple. Most of the bases are wooden so all you do is attach them with screws. Here's how I repurposed my metal lockers for an industrial feel in my kitchen.
How To Add Shelves To A Dresser- upcycling furniture ideas
After learning how to add shelves to this dresser, those curbside and thrift store finds gave upcycling furniture a new meaning. I added shelves to this dresser and I was shocked at the transformation it took on. #dododsondesigns #salvagedfurniture #dressermkeover #upcyclingfurniture #upcycledfurniture