Updating dining room chairs
Go for a newer, modern print in a cool geometric, or a new trendy color. Step Three: Paint dining table and chairs with your chosen paint, following manufacturers instructions on the can. Check out Laurel’s painted dining set makeover for a step by step at ‘A Bubbly Life’!
This update alone will help make your furniture seem fresh and new! Step Five: If desired, coat with a water based polyurethane to protect the surface. Remember, the key to updating your dining set is to choose fabrics and paint colors that reflect today’s more contemporary styles.
Step One: Choose a new fabric to recover your dining seats. Tip: I like to use a mini foam roller on the tabletop itself… Step Four: Re-attach chair seats using the same screws or bolts.Do you have an old dining room set that you would like to replace? This is step 1 of 3 in our redesign project – revitalizing an antique maple dining room set.The table is taking us longer than we expected and the hutch is almost done so we decided to break this up into 3 posts.We lightly sanded each piece, primed and painted them using our air sprayer. Here are the tools you’ll need: Fabric scissors would work better, but I couldn’t find mine.You’ll want to flip the seat cushion up side down and then pull out all of the staples.
For example, a Chippendale chair may now be available with a distressed black finish.