How do I paint unfinished wood furniture?

Answer Sand the WoodSand your piece of furniture with sandpaper that fits the wood. If the wood is coarse and unfinished, use sandpaper that has 100 grit. For finer-textured woods and most unfinished wood... Read More »

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Wood Staining Tips f or Unfinished Furniture?

Bare wood is a blank canvas that springs to life with the application of stain. You can purchase good-quality water- or oil-based stains in gel or liquid form. With so many possibilities at your fi... Read More »

How do I finish unfinished wood furniture naturally?

SandSand the entire surface of unfinished wood furniture with 320-grit sandpaper. Put on a dust mask and disposable plastic gloves. Spread old newspaper on the floor to protect from wood dust. Use ... Read More »

Unfinished Furniture Paint Ideas?

Unfinished furniture can be heaven sent if you're looking for stylish items on a tight budget. Painting and finishing the furniture yourself not only helps reduce the cost, it ensures you get the e... Read More »

What kind of paint should be used on unfinished furniture?

On One Hand: Latex PaintLatex Paint, a water-based paint, goes on smoothly, is durable, fume free and environmentally safe. Gloss or semi-gloss paints are easier to clean. Use two to three coats of... Read More »