Vintage kitchen table and chairs – You can quickly give your kitchen an updated look beautiful by painting your vintage kitchen table and chairs. Choose a beautiful color that coordinates with the walls or cabinets for an understated nice look. Yellow or brown is a popular and nice color for kitchens and complement most types of wood. For a dramatic effect and beautiful, choose colors in bright and contrasting shades.
Protect floors with a drop cloth. Sand vintage kitchen table and chairs if their surface is polished or very smooth. Wipe furniture with a clean, damp cloth to remove any grit, dirt or dust. Prime the furniture with a compatible latex-based primer. Use a primer specially formulated for metal surfaces, if your chair or table is metal. Apply the primer with a brush, to be careful following the direction of the grain. Allow the primer to dry completely before painting.
Paint the furniture with a latex-based paint in a semi-gloss finish. Be careful to follow the direction of the wood grain. Clean up any drips as soon as they happen. Apply two coats of paint, letting the first layer dry thoroughly before the second application. Seal your paint job with a latex-based paint that vintage kitchen table and chairs are subject to regular wear and tear. Varnish will protect the surface and allow for easier cleaning. Wash all brushes with soap and water. Smooth of brushing your wet brushes back into shape and let them dry upright.