You will need
- - new mattress;
- - sandpaper;
- - a hard brush;
- - primer;
- - paint suitable for the treatment of children's furniture;
- - napkins and decoupage glue;
- - cautery device.
Carefully inspect the crib, check the condition of all its parts. You definitely need to replace the mattress the new modern model that will help the child to grow correctly and do not deform the spine. In any case, do not leave the old cotton or a foam mattress.
You will need to replace the wheels of the crib so they moved easily, allowing you to quickly move the furniture to where you will be comfortable to put baby.
Carefully disassemble the thing. If any wooden parts of the crib are broken or badly damaged, set them aside and order the same in the carpentry shop.
Take the old cracked coating special stripper or a large skin. Remove job from the garbage and finish cleaning with fine emery paper. Stiff brush to remove dust from the treated wood elements.
Treat cot a special primer that protects the wood and will help the new coating is better to go. Paint choose only to work indoors and suitable for children's furniture. There is a texture coating based on acrylic latex, they are ideal for the restoration of the crib. Apply the paint with a synthetic brush or a small roller.
When working strictly observe the recommendations indicated in the instructions for use. To achieve bright rich colors, apply another coat of paint after the first dries. For added decoration, paint each bar on the crib painted a different colour.
A baby cot can be decorated using napkins for decoupage. Funny stick figures on the back outside cover, and suitable water-based varnish.
If you have the opportunity and ability, you can try to burn with the special tool ornament on the cot. Picture to select a simple, crisp and clear. You can write some good wishes or a nursery rhyme interesting and stylish font.
In the crib a baby spends a lot of time and study of the external world begins with this piece of furniture, so restaurerede thing with love and tenderness, gently and carefully.