The pieces were laminate, which usually isn't ideal, but I get tons of questions about how to paint laminate furniture, and I knew this would be a great chance to talk about it.
So let's talk about the actual process of painting.
I use the angled paintbrush to get into all the crevices and corners, and then I smooth everything with the small foam roller as I go, getting rid of any brushmarks.
This will give you a flawless, factory-like, smooth finish. I knew this dresser would be getting a lot of use and I needed it to be durable.
After the dresser was fully cured (about 24 hours), it was time to change the hardware.
Changing the hardware is one of the best ways to update old furniture.
Lawless, I was browsing their store and found that they had an amazing selection of antique restoration hardware.
I had been looking for something like this for a really long time, and was so excited.
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