Common Mistakes Made When Distressing & Aging Painted Furniture. Distressing/Sanding Before The Paint Has Fully Dried. Distressing With Sandpaper That is Too Harsh. Use grit sandpaper. Primer Showing Through.
How To Paint Furniture Without Showing Brush Strokes (the best tip is Floetrol. but a tip this article leaves off is to use the sponge-type brushes or rollers. this often works better than brushes with bristles)
Layering stain for a cool effect! How to paint furniture then distress it to give your furniture that antique finish. Refinishing and painting furniture tips and techniques and using Stain to create a cool look. This weeks project I demonstrate how laye
This board has lots of DIY painted furniture examples, and other unusual painted items. Also lots of tips and how-tos on painting furniture, floors, rugs, etc. like this faux silver leaf finish tutorial. Done with pieces of aluminum foil.