Renew A Used Rustic Cribs
Rustic cribs – Buying a used crib in a store second – hand , sales of garage or an ad classified is a brilliant way to save money before the baby is born. Buy used is also an excellent way to save the planet. Keep objects in perfect condition, without filling landfills unnecessarily. Renewing a used crib is not as difficult as it seems. As long as the crib is made of solid wood and have a varnish or lacquer finish, it is a project that can be completed in a weekend with minimal effort. Disassembles the cradle, and remove all the parts and plastic rails.
With an industrial abrasive Scotch-Brite mild graduation heavy duty type, rub all surfaces of the crib. This loosens dirt and grime, and removes a bit of varnish or lacquer. This makes the original finish of the timber is less slippery so that the paint more easily adhere to the surface. With an anti-static cloth, clean all surfaces of the rustic cribs. Antistatic cloths are made of chiffon fabric and are quite sticky. Collect all the dust, dirt and other particles in preparation for repainting. They can be purchased at paint stores and home care stores.
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Paint a layer of adhesive primer on all wood surfaces. The Bonding primer is the best option of rustic cribs in such projects because it is specifically formulated for hard and shiny surfaces. The primer feels dry to the touch in about 40 minutes. Wait 4 hours to apply a second coat.