How to Paint Your Damaged Ikea Furniture

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How to Paint Your Damaged Ikea Furniture
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I choose white wood filler because I am painting it with primer so it doesn't matter what wood filler I use

I choose white wood filler because I am painting it with primer so it doesn't matter what wood filler I use

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You want to sand down all damaged areas of the ikea furniture then wipe them down with a damp cloth

You want to sand down all damaged areas of the ikea furniture then wipe them down with a damp cloth

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Use the wood filler to fill in all the holes so they don't show threw once you paint it.. Once u have filled them in take a putty scraper to level out your holes.

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I used a metal ruler because I wanted to save some cash..

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Lay out a sheet or garbage bag incase of spills.. Prime each piece.. It doesn't have to be perfect...

Lay out a sheet or garbage bag incase of spills.. Prime each piece.. It doesn't have to be perfect...

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I suggest doing 3 coats of primer if you have more damage on the furniture.. Give it long enough time to dry..

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This is after 3 coats it had a lot of damaged areas.

This is after 3 coats it had a lot of damaged areas.

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Once the pieces are completely dry sand them down lightly to hide brush marks and fix any drips

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Once that's done you are ready to spray paint.. Use the spray paint outside or in a well ventilated area.. I live in an appartment so I'm spray painting on my balcony..

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And there you have it

And there you have it

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