table refinish??

sorie6April 26, 2013

How can I refinish the old table? It is formica I think. How would you do it? Sand it primer first? What kind of paint?
Thanks for any help.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sorie6

pic of top. The pic came out nicer than it really looks on top. Thanks

    Bookmark   April 26, 2013 at 8:37PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
thrifterindisguise

I had a similar dilemma! I used Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and it was awesome. I decided to stain the top just to give it a different look. But the ASCP is perfect because you don't have to prime!

Here is a link that might be useful: CL Dining Table Transformation

    Bookmark   May 4, 2013 at 4:11PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sorie6

OH that is really pretty. Thanks.

    Bookmark   May 7, 2013 at 9:47PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
dbfirewife

Use "Bin" primer on laminate.. it works great. I refinished a Maple bedroom set that was mine growing up. It all had laminate top, the nightstand, dresser and chest of drawers..... I painted all the furniture a cream color and this was 7 years ago, the top still looks perfect.. Bin is great stuff....

    Bookmark   May 8, 2013 at 11:27AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Fairy dwelling made from scrap material
I have this huge Maple tree which keeps shedding bark...
joyfulflowers
Free Porch Swing I got off CL.....it's like new!
I got a FREE swing off CL. People throw them away when...
nicole__
tin can angel
I got the idea from pinterest isnt she cute
patchesandbows
church windows
need ideas.....
vic447
Definitely not trash, but a real treasure. Exceptional find!
A quick look-see stop in Habitat for Humanity's 'Restore'...
adaorand
Sponsored Products
Lights Up! Woody 28" High Anna Green Shade Table Lamp
Lamps Plus
Artistic Wood Table Lamp for Indoor Lighting
ParrotUncle
16-Piece Blue Swirl Stoneware Dinnerware Set
Overstock.com
Fine Art Lamps 827410 Recollections Silver Leaf Table Lamp
Littman Bros Lighting
Dale Tiffany Hay Street Crystal Three-Light 16'' Wide Mini Chandelier
$350.00 | LuxeDecor
Giancarlo Round Accent Table - 25642
$435.60 | Hayneedle
Hillsdale Tiburon Counter Height Fixed Top 40x40 Dining Table
Beyond Stores
Clavius Table Lamp by AXO Light
$1,264.50 | Lumens
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™