Though I don’t have children of my own, every now and then I get the itch to rehab a piece of furniture for a kid’s room. It must be the fun patterns and colors so rarely found in a “grown-up” room. When I found this lonely coat rack stranded on the side of the road, I just knew I could give it new life with a few coats of paint – perfect for a young girl’s room.
First and foremost, being the good rehabbers that we are, we always start with a solid coat of primer. Because this coat rack would have been a beast to sand perfectly, I went with an oil-based primer to make sure our paint would hold on tight.
– Cara Wilkerson writes the real estate and home improvement blog Live the Home Life.
Photo Credits: Live the Home Life