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What color should I paint my house with cherry wood?
Similar to beige and gold, white color will work to showcase the beauty of the cherry wood. Notably, though, you can create more contrast by painting a room primarily white. Doing that makes both the white paint and the cherry wood the stars of the show.
How long does it take to paint cherry wood furniture?
It will take you ten minutes tops! Just scruff up the surface of the cherry wood furniture piece with 220-grit sandpaper. This will give the primer and paint a better base to stick to, and will help get rid of imperfections in the finish, like dents and dings!
How do you paint dark wood furniture white?
The paint should be given plenty of time to dry between coats. A primer is also a necessity for painting dark furniture white. The primer can hide stains and reduce the number of paint coats homeowners need to apply to the furniture. Sand the dark wood furniture with fine-grit sandpaper.
Why is it so hard to paint cherry furniture?
I檝e been painting furniture for years and I know that cherry furniture can be tricky to paint because of the bleed through that can happen! (Bleed through is when tannins in the wood seep through the painting finish, causing discoloration that makes you want to cry.) Because of that, prep work is important when painting cherry wood!