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  • #27021

    Linda

    I want to paint and antique my ikea bedroom furniture which is pressboard fake wood. Can I do this? Any suggestions?

    THX!

    Linda :0)

  • #119327

    LJ in TX

    but I suppose with the proper surface prep. it may work. another words the surface must be rough enough to make the new paint stick. sanding with a fine sand paper may to the trick . you could try this on spot that is not usually seen and see how well it sticks. deglossing with a liquid stipper will not help on this stuff because I dont believe it has a polyeurothane finish. just a good method of roughing up the surface to allow the paint a good surface to stick to. hope this helps. have you asked ikea? LJ

  • #167965

    tammy

    I wanted to do something very similar with a couple of pieces myself- I haven’t tried it yet but here is a link of a site that gives instructions on “HOW-TO”.

    Good luck

    http://www.newhomemaker.com/crafts/paintfurn.html

  • #404585

    hudson123
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    very best brand for furniture its service is very awesome, That’s great.
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