Restyling espresso nightstand a bedside table can instantly give your bedroom an updated look. A coat of paint or a new stain can be combined with embellishments to make your old furniture look new and interesting again. Decorate nightstand with hand painted or handmade paper decoupage to create a piece of art accent designs. A beginner has the ability to transform an old bedside table in a one-of-a-kind elegant piece of furniture.
Prepare the surface of your bedside table. Remove drawers and unscrew the hardware. Clean the surface of the wood with a commercial cleaner. Lightly sand the surface with fine grit sandpaper and wipe the dust with a tack cloth. Apply the stain or paint your espresso nightstand. If you are adding spot for a natural wood finish, remove the existing varnish with a commercial stripper, following the manufacturer’s instructions.
Embellish the espresso nightstand. Add decorative carved wood trim has been painted to match the new color or finish. Decoupage the top of the bracket and the front of the drawers with decorative paper. Script Stencil or paint flowers, stripes, polka dots or swirls with acrylic paint and brush of an artist. Replace old hardware with updated facilities that reflect the desired new style. Brass highlights a traditional stand while the brushed nickel coordinates well with a contemporary approach. Porcelain or glass blends well with a country look. Painted wooden knobs can be added to an eclectic design.