How to Paint Laminate  Furniture

The Thrifty Apartment

Painting furniture is a great way to revitalize old furniture and give it new life. Here's a quick tutorial on how to paint your laminate nightstand.

What you need

– Oil based primer – Paint – Paintbrush  – Foam Roller – Screwdriver – Sandpaper – Spray Paint

Prep Furniture

01

Remove all the hardware, drawers, and doors from the nightstand. Then take you time and clean it.

Sand it

02

Use medium grit sandpaper to sand the surface. Sanding will allow the paint to best stick to the nightstand.

Prime it

03

Paint It

04

Once the primer is dry, apply the paint to the laminate furniture using a paint brush or roller.

Add a second coat

05

Spray Paint Hardware

06

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