Tips To Paint Victorian Bedroom Furniture
Furniture in the bedroom, such as a wooden chest of drawers, can be easily painted when you want to update the look of the room without having to buy new furniture. To paint furniture, you need to decide which parts will need to be updated. You can paint Victorian bedroom furniture by first taking it out of the room and moving it to a place where you can start the project.
Place the country bedroom furniture on the cloth sheet. Pull out all the drawers and remove any knobs or handles with the screwdriver. Prepare furniture for color by washing it with soap and water with a cloth or brush. Scratch old paint from furniture with the scraper. Apply liquid paint remover with a brush and then use the scraper. Sand any color that remains on furniture with sandpaper.
Fill in holes and flaws in furniture with wooden filler using putty. Wait for wood filler to dry, and then sand it smoothly with sandpaper. Wipe the bedroom furniture with a damp cloth to remove and dust and residue from grinding. Apply a layer of primer to furniture with a brush. Wait at least two hours for the primer to dry. Apply a layer of new paint to the furniture with a brush or a spray can. Wait at least 12 hours or overnight for the paint to dry. Apply another layer of color if needed.