What paint should be used on wood furniture?

Answer There are a number of different paints for wood furniture. The type chosen depends on the type of wood and where the furniture will be used. Different types of wood have different types of absorben... Read More »

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How to Paint Wood Furniture with Oil-Based Paint?

Oil-based paint contains binders that include chemical agents and natural oils. It is a versatile alternative to latex paint because it can be applied to furniture in environments that are less tha... Read More »

What kind of paint should be used on wood furniture?

Some paint is made to give furniture a sleek or shiny look, other paint is made to give furniture a dull or matte look. The right paint adds major appeal to a plain piece of wood furniture or a res... Read More »

How do I paint furniture to look like dark wood?

Strip furniture with a chemical stripping agent. Sand furniture with 320 grit sand paper. Remove wood dust with a paint brush. Prime the surface of furniture with a paint primer after stripping and... Read More »

Can you paint pressed wood furniture?

Well you can put polyurethane on it. I just redid my table, it was a thin layer of oak with pressed wood underneath. I sanded it to get the gloss off, a little too much in one spot and had to fil... Read More »