Introduction: Upcycling Habitat for Humanity

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Refinishing an old stool using paint.

Step 1:

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Using a screwdriver unscrew all the parts

Light sand all parts using (100 grit sandpaper)

Step 2: Spray Primer

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Using a spray primer to coat the entire parts.

Step 3: Paint Primer

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Use paint primer coat the entire stool.

This helps the paint stick to the wood.

Step 4: Light Sand After Paint

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Lightly sand when dry using a light grit sandpaper.

Step 5: Paint

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paint 2 coats of your chosen paint.

light sand between paint

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Add handle to the drawer using a

Step 7: Seat Cushion

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After finding the new fabric

Cover old cushion with new fabric

Staple around the inside corners

Cut off the extra fabric

Step 8: Screw Cushion Back On

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Using a screwdriver screw cushion back on the

Step 9: Finale Project

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Using a light sander distress around the edges.

This is it, follow these easy steps and you will have a brand new stool.


ClenseYourPallet (author)2015-04-15

Awesome job!! I love making old things new. Thanks for sharing

EvolvedAwesome (author)2015-04-15

Looks awesome, a good message in my opinion. Reuse, Reduce, Recycle! Great job

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