Hints and Tips for Furniture Painters

  • How do I help drawers to run more smoothly?

    TOP TIPS FOR STICKING DRAWERS Here are my top tips for drawers that have become stiff and don’t want to open or close! 1. Make sure they are throug...
  • How do you get a streak free finish using top coat over dark colours?

    How do you get a streak free finish using top coat over dark colours? One of the most common furniture painters’ questions I come across is ‘How d...
  • Black Furniture Paint

    Black Furniture Paint Black furniture can be elegant and sleek or distressed for a rustic, farmhouse look. It can be a difficult colour to get righ...
  • Tips for Decoupage on Furniture

    Tips for Decoupage on Furniture You can create some stunning and unique pieces of furniture by using decoupage. On my website you will find a huge ...
  • Cornish Milk Mineral Paint

    Cornish Milk Mineral Paint Cornish Milk Mineral Paint was launched in January 2020 by Reece and Joe. They are a true family run business and have o...
  • How do you stage painted furniture?

    How do you stage painted furniture? I often come along to my blog or my Facebook group 'Thirteen Furniture Project Group UK' (if you fancy joining ...
  • Do I need to prime before painting furniture?

    Do I need to prime before painting furniture? If you ask ten furniture painters, 'Do I need to prime before painting furniture?' you are like...
  • How to seal Chalk Synthesis Paint with Wax

    How to seal Chalk Synthesis Paint with Wax Waxing furniture leaves a gorgeous natural finish. Sealing your Chalk Synthesis Paint with wax with stre...
  • Which Paint Brush Should I choose? Zibra Paint Brushes

    Zibra Paint Brushes  Which Zibra Paint Brush should I choose? Zibra Paint Brushes are more specialist than standard paint brushes. They are made wi...
  • How To Decoupage On Furniture

    How To Decoupage On Furniture Stunning and unique piece of furniture can be created by using decoupage. Our Mint By Michelle Decoupage paper is mad...
  • Wise Owl Natural Furniture Wax vs. Wise Owl Furniture Salve

    Wise Owl Natural Furniture Wax vs. Wise Owl Furniture Salve Deciding which products to choose can be tricky, especially if you are new to furnit...
  • How To Get Musty Smells Out Of Furniture

    How To Get Musty Smells Out Of Furniture When we find vintage and antique furniture for restoration they often come with lots of dinks and dents an...