For adding some dramatic values in the rooms of your home, you can distress your items of furniture that are made of wood. I think it is an excellent method of emphasizing the scenery’s character. Sometimes people forget about <em>distressing furniture</em> for they are considerably more attracted to new furniture. Even if they have some old furniture pieces it is very likely that they are trying to refinish them so that they can look like new again.
<strong>Furniture distressing</strong> is somehow chosen mostly by people who have good tastes in arts and/or by them who want to have something different in their interiors, especially at homes.
Distress it yourself.
How is to <u>distress furniture</u>. I think it is better to talk about who can do that because it needs some skills certainly to deal with furniture distressing. In practice, distressing tasks are very often done by professional artisans. But, it is always possible for us to deal with that as long as the techniques are mastered.
Speaking of the distressing furniture techniques, the can be studies actually by anyone as far as he with she is consistent and consequent in learning them.
Follow the steps.
If you truly want to learn about such techniques. I am glad to help you with these instructions as follow. There are several steps of doing so that you have to follow one after another and carefully, of course.
1. It is preparation time.
a. Get the item.
The first step of distressing furniture is to prepare the item of furniture will be distressed. Choose some simple item first if you have never done this previously, so if you fail you will not that sad.
b. Find a quite spacious area to do the project.
Pay attention to where you will do the project. It is better if you can prepare some space that is quite large without any unused item near to the furniture item that will be distresses to make sure that the distressing project will not be disturbed by the present of the unused item.
2. Start with staining.
a. Prepare the stain material.
For staining, there are some materials that you can use like water and oil-based stains. Use some rag to do so.
b. Sand the surface.
After staining now you need sand the surface of the item.
3. Paint it.
Painting can be the last step of distressing furniture. Well to do so, just apply a thin layer to make it look as if blurred. Don’t forget to sand it again to make it like worn out.
To dramatize the item more, you can make it scarred in some parts of it.
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