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Jul222015

THE MAGIC OF PAINT

As a DIY'elfer I'm always in the lookout for new products that will make my projects go smoothly and get the best results possible. For me, a good quality paint is key for achieving those goals. One of my favorite hobbies is transforming old pieces of furniture and giving them a modern look without compromising their original charm. I'm glad to have been introduced to Glidden® Trim, Door & Furniture Paint and its amazing lacquer-like finish that leaves anything that touches looking shiny and new. This oil-base paint is so rich and thick that it practically erases any minor imperfections my newfound treasures might have. And the best part: I never see any brush marks or drips while or after applying it.

I used this awesome paint to revive this old desk and on to create an side table for my outdoor living space. As you can see the finish on both pieces is flawlessly beautiful and smooth with an extra high gloss sheen I simply love. Trust me, this paint is like butter!

IT'S GIVEAWAY TIME!

Are you a DIY enthusiast? This is your lucky day! Thanks to the folks at Glidden you can get your hands on a $100 GIFT CARD TO THE HOME DEPOT for your next home improvement project by entering our giveaway.

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  • Post a comment here with YOUR NAME and EMAIL telling us what your next DIY or home improvement project you have planned.
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  • The giveaway is open to U.S. readers only until Friday, July 31, 8:00 pm EST.
  • The winner will be selected via random.org and will be announced on a post here on Monday, August 3rd.
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have been sponsored by the Glidden® brand paint for PPG to write this post but the thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.


Reader Comments (4)

I'd like to paint a dresser August Moon 66YY 85/231 (Glidden). It is a pretty lighter yellow. I also want to refinish the floor.
Jul 27, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterRosi
Transforming old pieces of furniture and giving them a modern look is the best thing you can do in your spare time. The most important things are having a good quality paint and an imagination. If you can imagine something you can actually do it.
Aug 7, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterHarriet Woods
Great points here. A fresh coat of paint can work wonders for any piece of furniture. I will definitely have to try this out on some pieces that need a little updating. Thanks for sharing!
Aug 13, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterJordan
Wow, look stunning and I love it. So thanks.
Aug 21, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterSwetha

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