Makeover Your House With Distressed Furniture
Distressed furniture is one of the most popular ways to give your home a makeover. Distressed furniture is newer pieces of furniture that have been conditioned to have the appearance of older pieces that have seen a moderate amount of use. The process for distressing furniture often depends on the style, the amount of distressing that is desired, and whether the piece is painted or stained. Just about any type of wooden furniture can be distressed with relative ease. Even painted furnishings made of metal can be distressed using a couple of specific methods. A piece of distressed furniture can be very expensive, as compared to a similar fresh piece. Don’t lose heart if you are not able to afford a piece of distressed furniture.
You can make one out of the existing furniture in your house. You need a piece of old furniture to work on, some tools, and a basic idea regarding how to distress furniture. If you are a beginner, avoid any expensive, new or valuable antique furniture. You may also try these methods on a damaged or a cheap piece. By distressing furniture at home, you can create a unique antique piece of distressed furniture, and save money too.