Repaint Old Style Bombay Dresser

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Bombay Dresser Used Painted

Bombay dresser – With an old dresser, you have some options when it comes to painting your furniture. You can repaint it back to its original design, completely to make the antique commode or anguish about it. Painting old furniture is not difficult, but it can take a long time. When renovating the paint finish and an old dresser back to its original design, you will have to thoroughly clean the dresser. Make sure that dresser surfaces the paint has been removed.

You will have to use a stripper to remove all the layers of paint that may be on the antique vanity. Take the drawers, to make sure you can clean the edges too. Once all the paint has been removed, you will have to sand the bombay dresser, to remove any dirt and bumps. Now you will be able to see the grain of the wood and can choose the type of paint stain to use.

The grain of the wood can help determine the clarity or darkness of a wood stain you want to use. Stain the old dresser and let it dry, then add a clear top coat. Now, lightly sand the legs, the edges, in front of the drawers and the top of the old bombay dresser to give it a worn look. You can also use a final paint of the crunch on the dresser. This will look like a distressed look too.

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