Some furniture pieces are worth keeping, even if their style is not necessarily trendy. Instead of replacing it, why not look into refinishing it? This affordable hobby is all about patience and attention to detail, with an exciting reward at the end. DIY projects are quite easy to pick up, and we are here to show you how some people took their furniture from rags to riches. Some necessary supplies you will need include gloves, eye protection, sanding materials, and any power tools that might be specific to your project. Before any refinishing, make sure to clean your furniture thoroughly and allow any wood to dry fully. Read on as we show you some stunning before and after projects for creative inspiration!
40. Transform an armoire with wallpaper and glass panels!
Though this may seem daunting, it is undoubtedly worth the payoff. The wallpaper in the back with the glass doors makes the piece more modern (via BHG). Furthermore, the organizer with the shelving and newly installed wine glass holders makes clever use of the entire space (via BHG). The whole armoire is now fully utilized and is visually appealing.