You will need
- - sandpaper;
- - wash the old paint.
- - rags;
- - primer;
- - putty;
- - spatula;
- construction Hairdryer (iron);
- - velour roller;
- - grater or bar for grinding;
- spray gun for paint;
- - paint;
- - Lac;
- - furniture edge (or edge glue);
- set painting for the old days (different paint colors, a brush, stain, varnish).
Repaint the facades of chipboard is an easy way to update furniture to give it an interesting design. To ensure that the product does not look homemade, it is necessary to carefully perform all stages of finishing works. To begin, prepare the surface for decorating.
Scrape the old paint layer from the plate with emery or a special chemical paint removers. Once done, rinse the furniture with warm soapy water and dry.
Pick up in store construction materials primer that increases the adhesion of the treated particleboard with new decorative layers. It is recommended to use a universal acrylic primer ("Primer Primer") – it is well suited for all complex surfaces of wood. Evenly distribute the soil on the cleaned plate can be a velour roller.
Fill all cracks, the furniture was perfectly smooth. To do this, buy a composition suitable for the treatment of it chipboards. Usually putty is sold ready to eat, you will only need to follow the manufacturer's instructions. The leveled surface of sand with a special grater or a bar.
Paint the chipboard out of the sprayer in two coats, allow paint to dry and apply another couple of layers of clear protective varnish.
As necessary, update the edges of furniture facades from a particleboard. Before processing they must also be clear, align and zashpatlevat. After this is possible bygluing to the ends of the finished melamine or polyvinyl chloride (PVC) edge. Pick up at the furniture store the material suitable tone. Heat plate construction dryer or simply an iron, then press them tight to the ends and iron.
Another option is a furniture slip edging of PVC, which can be worn on the edges of countertops and cabinets overlap. For better fixation of the plant material on the glue.
To Refine DSP can also use a variety of fashionable designs, such as artificial aging. To give furniture a "flying time" to do it tastefully and not ruin the material, from the master will require special diligence and good taste. One of the easiest ways of such decoration is the use of inks of two colors.
Cover chipboard with wood stain, then a darker color tone. Do the brush rubbing, chaotic traffic. Then dip it in lighter paint and put the second layer of the stroke. It will give old furniture an interesting texture. Noble stylized "retro" lacquer.
Try more complex and creative ways to redo old furniture from chipboard. Plate can be dismantled, to cut Windows and decorate with stained glass or braiding from willow vines. To work with old cheap particle Board is a good school for an aspiring furniture maker and interior designer.
If the experience in upgrading old furniture will not succeed, contact furniture company with the service to replace the worn fronts and worktops. Is the ability to "disguise" the body of the product at an affordable price.
Advice 2: How to paint particle Board wardrobe
To protect and improve the decorative properties of products made from particleboard, they should be covered with waterproof varnish or polymeric films. How to paint the Cabinetto return to it original form?
You will need
- fine - grain sandpaper;
- plaster on wood;
- - primer;
- - Lac;
- - masking tape on a paper basis;
- - a brush or roller.
These wardrobeyou can cover with paint or varnish. The Polish refines the appearance. Before painting it is important to carry out preparatory work.
Using coarse sandpaper, remove the old layer of paint or varnish. Carefully where you want to locate the surface as much as possible to get rid of the bumps. Remove dust and dirt.
Fill cracks and chips. To do this, apply putty to create a smooth surface. Possible swipe the entire surface with putty Cabinetand in two steps. Let the first layer dry thoroughly, as there can be shrinkage. Apply a second coat of putty.
Proceed to the responsible process – grinding. Use fine sandpaper. The result is a completely smooth surface. Remove any dust left after sanding.
Not less important stage of preparation – primer. It will provide a beautiful Shine and smooth as possible the surface color of the wardrobe. To Prime the can with a brush and roller. Apply the first thin layer. Wait for final drying.
After finishing the preparatory works start painting the wardrobe. Typically, the paint or varnish on the chipboard is applied in 2 layers. If you notice errors on the surface, then clean with fine sandpaper.
When painting the individual parts of the surface, use masking tape. It will help to prevent sagging and the appearance of jagged edges. Do not use in this paper another Scotch. It can stick pieces of paint.
For the final drying to leave the wardrobe for about a week. That's enough time to nail is firmly attached to the surface.
When painting you can use various stencils, which will be interesting designs and patterns on the surface of the wardrobe.
If your wardrobeand damaged ends, protect them with veneer. To do this, enough with the hot iron to glue the plastic tape with an adhesive coating.
Advice 3: How to cut laminated particle Board
For the manufacture of furniture in a home workshop is often used laminated chipboard. Being made of coniferous and deciduous trees, chipboard possesses the essential qualities, including durability and ease in handling. The main drawback of MDF is that careless pruning possible chipped material. To correctly cut chipboard, you should follow some rules.
You will need
- - tape or measuring ruler;
- - hacksaw with fine teeth;
- - jigsaw;
- - circular saw;
- - masking tape or Scotch tape.
Select the type of cut you want to use when processing laminated chipboard. A straight cut is used for cutting rectangular shapes used in furniture manufacturing. Some details of designer furniture, require a curved cutting. Possible and mixed way to cut chipboard.
Prepare the necessary for cutting chipboard tools. You will need a saw with small teeth or jigsaw. For cutting you can also use a circular saw if the teeth of the blade are of a suitable size. To protect the laminate from damage when cutting material, prepare masking tape or Scotch tape. For marking workpieces necessary ruler and well-sharpened pencil.
Mark on the sheet in accordance with the requirements of the finished product. Mark with a pencil or marker with the ends of the plate the point of the intended cut.
To protect slabs from chips stick to the cutting masking tape, Scotch tape or other tape with adhesive layer. Laminated particleboard is coated with melamine foil and varnish, which is applied at high temperature and pressure. The tape will protect the edges of the cut from scuffing and chipping.
After a label of masking tape connect the pencil point of the first marking.
Getting cut off, LDSP, hold the hacksaw at an acute angle to the plate surface, to make the edges more smooth. Do not try to push hard on the tool, the movement should be rhythmic and light.
If after cutting edge is smooth, the product requires no additional processing of the edges. Upon detection of irregularities treat them with a file or rasp. The ends of the plates, which was the result of the cut, paste over with an interline interval under colour of the plate surface to make the whole product additional protection and attractive appearance.