Although the wood surfaces like trim and furniture in your home can be painted using wall paints,there isno guarantee about the finish,protection,and the kind of durability you get. Since the wall paints are typically not engineered for painting over wooden surfaces,they may not properly bond or last long as expected.
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Can you use wall paint on wood furniture?
When applying paint other than wood paint (like a metal paint, concrete paint, etc), make sure you seal the wood surface properly especially if it in a moisture-prone area While you can use wall paint on your wood furniture still you should avoid doing that for the sake of proper finish, smoothness, and durability.
How do you paint furniture without damaging it?
A good way is to use a wood primer underneath so that the paint will adhere well with the wood in the furniture. Particularly, if you have a can of leftover paint sitting around (after painting your walls and ceilings) you can use them for painting some of your old furniture like cabinets, chairs, tables, etc.
Can you use ceiling paint on interior walls?
You can use ceiling paint on interior walls of your home if you want a seamless, flat finish. There are many advantages to using ceiling paint. Alternatively, you can also use ceiling paint as a primer for walls, doors, and trim if you follow it with a higher gloss topcoat.
What kind of paint do you use to refinish furniture?
Latex or water-based acrylic paints work better than oil paints for refinishing furniture. It sets faster, is durable, and it easy to remove if you want to refinish your furniture again later on. A high-quality foam roller and foam brush will give you a smoother finish than using a bristle brush.