Today I’m sharing the brushes I use, my favorite bristle material and repeated use durability experience. I’ve been painting furniture for over 10 years, fervently for 5. The last couple years I’ve gotten serious about using good brushes and spending extra money for them. Premium brushes really do make a difference. They are more enjoyable… Read More My Favorite Furniture Painting Brushes
An extensive comparison of 6 types and brands primer for furniture painting. Don’t grab just any can on the shelf. The good news is, I’ve narrowed it down for you to 2 primers to keep on-hand. Sorry, there’s not a one kind fits all. 1. All-Purpose Latex Primer Nope. I don’t keep this on-hand. Any… Read More Which Primer is Best for Painting Furniture?
New GF product! Brushable, Water-Based, White Enamel in NEW FLAT sheen – contactless delivery or pick up available. Combined with Stain Blocker, also water-based, you have the two best products for painted cabinets and cupboards. Shelter-In-Place is the perfect time for this project – the one that’s been on your list for years, right. Get… Read More Isolation Project: Beautiful DURABLE White Cupboards
Ya gotta see a transfer image on actual furniture to get the much needed “I Can Do It” courage. About the VIN Transfer The image transfer VIN (Wine) comes in 4 Sections each one is about 9″ wide, perfect for a drawers. The sections are: 1. Un REPAS SANS (translates A Meal Without) 2. VIN… Read More My Experience Using VIN Redesign Décor Transfer®
As a retailer of General Finishes paint products, I see it as a pleasure to use them and report my experience. This is my tale of Lamp Black Paint and Winter White Glaze. In all of my experiences, the GF glazes are the most different from other brands. Antique Radio Cabinet Re-purpose to Liquor Cabinet… Read More 1 Thing To Know About Using GF Glaze
-I love it so much I bought a bunch to sell- The first attraction to General Finishes Top Coats was the sheen choices, specifically FLAT. Until I heard about it, I was stuck in satin sheen land and not loving it. The main attraction of painted furniture is the matte look of chalk paint. Using… Read More Why I love General Finishes Top Coat Over Chalk Paint