Paint isn’t just for walls. Here’s how to breathe new life into old stuff (like your worn-out vinyl floor).
Did you know that a little paint can perk up carpets, appliances, and even vinyl floors? With proper prep, you can paint just about anything in your house. Here are seven of our favorite house paint ideas to give new life to old things:
#1 Paint Door, Drawer, and Cabinet Hardware
Spray paint can turn builder-grade brass locks and hinges into fashion-forward hardware with an oil-rubbed bronze, pewter, or stainless look.
- Insert the door lock’s spindle into a square of Styrofoam, which will hold it upright while you spray around the knob.
- Before you paint, insert a tiny strip of painter’s tape into the keyhole to make sure paint