How to paint veneer
Increasingly, you can find furniture, doors and windows of the veneer. They look great product, but only as long as they are new. But if you stopped to arrange the appearance of furniture, do not send it in the trash. Reload coverage you will be able to shop or contact.
You will need:
- varnish or paint; - Fine emery cloth; - Stain; - Brush and roller.
Instruction how to paint veneer
Prepare the furniture to paint work. Clear away all the decorations, which can get into the paint. If they can not loosen, then fold up their cellophane film (suitable usual food).
Remove the old coating using emery cloth with a fine coating. If the paint layer is thick enough, use coarse sandpaper. The procedure is long and troublesome, but to apply the sander in order to facilitate the work is not necessary. It hurt veneer, because of the high speed deepening may appear in the material.
If in some places there were irregularities or chipped, then prime with them, and then align putty for wood. Wait until it is completely dry, then lightly abrade the skin.
Stir the stain and apply two coats to obtain a clean and color saturated. If you use water-based or enamel paint, then attach shade is not necessary.
If you decide to paint veneer paint, then apply it in several layers. With a bit more complicated lacquer. Apply the first coat, allow it to dry. If sometimes stick "thorn", remove them with sandpaper.
Cover the second veneer layer of lacquer with a roller - so cover will appear smoother. Make sure that there are no stains, remove them will be very difficult. To do this well roll the roller in a special tray.
Make sure that in the process of drying of the coating it is not exposed to dust and other impurities, otherwise you have to go all the way to stain the veneer from the outset.
After about 1-2 days Screw all removed decorative elements. Do this before undesirable as varnish dries 48 hours.