Distressed nightstand – Whether you go with a primitive and shabby chic decor, will improve ailing furniture your decorating scheme. The idea behind the harrowing bedside table or other piece of furniture is to sign, so it looks like it’s been around for a while, as it has to include history. The bedside cabinet in the direction of the grain of sand. You need a medium-coarse sandpaper 120-grit for a oak bedside table and a medium-coarse 150-grit for most other types of wood. Once you have sanded the piece to a smooth finish, wipe it down with a piece of tack cloth to remove any dust and residue.
Use of applying a paint brush a coat of primer on the distressed nightstand. The fillers in the direction of the grain. Once the primer is thoroughly dry, the nightstand give another light sanding, and wipe it with a clean tack cloth.
If the distressed nightstand not worn looking as you had hoped, see a medium-course sandpaper sand the edges so bare wood is exposed. Look at the piece, and think it is very old. Determine which edges possibly because of wear from everyday life. These are the places you on the sand. Once you are done, wipe the piece down with a tack cloth one last time.