A Buffet Furniture Makeover

A Buffet Furniture Makeover

Posted by DecoArt on Feb 24th 2017

Outdated furniture looks like new again with a fresh coat of Americana Decor paints.


    • sandpaper
    • flat brush
    • waxing brush
    • screwdriver
    • wooden buffet



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Assemble all needed materials and supplies. Take out drawers and take off doors. Remove all the old hardware. If needed, sand and wipe down the surface.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Apply an even coat brown paint to the top surface. Work quickly using long and smooth brushstrokes in one row across the length of the buffet at a time to avoid leaving streaks. Also, minimize over-brushing as per instructions on the paint container. Let dry fully.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the remaining surfaces of the buffet with in white Chalky Finish paint.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Apply the Clear Creme Wax with a waxing brush over the Chalky Finish areas.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Reinstall the original hardware or replace with new hardware.
    10. Instruction #5