Easy Furniture Makeover with Chalk Paint

Learn to makeover a furniture piece like an antique washstand with chalk paint. Chalk mineral paint is easy to use and foolproof! You will love using this chalky paint!

Update a vintage washstand with a new color using chalk paint!

Step One: empty the cabinet. Step Two: clean the piece with TSP alternative and a spray bottle. Step Three: wipe the washstand down with a clean damp cloth to remove any residue.

Step Four: make any necessary repairs like replacing drawer stops. Click the button below for the full instructions!

Step Five: drill a large hole to accommodate a power strip for device charging in the top drawer or drawer of your choice!

Step Six: use an online color mixing chart to create a custom color for your furniture makeover. Dixie Belle offers an easy custom color tool online!

Step Seven: apply two coats of paint allowing to dry between coats. Step Eight: apply two coats of clear coat to protect the surfaces. use an applicator sponge for a smooth surface.

Step Nine: apply gilding wax to antique hardware to give them new life!

Enjoy your antique washstand! Be proud of yourself for a job well done!