Upcycling Habitat for Humanity

Refinishing an old stool using paint.

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Step 1:

Using a screwdriver unscrew all the parts

Light sand all parts using (100 grit sandpaper)

Step 2: Spray Primer

Using a spray primer to coat the entire parts.

Step 3: Paint Primer

Use paint primer coat the entire stool.

This helps the paint stick to the wood.

Step 4: Light Sand After Paint

Lightly sand when dry using a light grit sandpaper.

Step 5: Paint

paint 2 coats of your chosen paint.

light sand between paint

Step 6:

Add handle to the drawer using a

Step 7: Seat Cushion

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

Using a screwdriver screw cushion back on the

Step 9: Finale Project

Using a light sander distress around the edges.

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

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    3 Discussions

    Kink Jarfold

    1 year ago on Step 9

    Straight forward. To the point. Easy to follow. Good job.

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    4 years ago

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