Patio furniture – What was once old…

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What was once old will become new again with a little elbow grease.

While shopping at Pier 1 Imports my wife saw some umbrellas for patio furniture, but she didn’t want to get one for the furniture we already owned. Our patio furniture had seen better days. The black paint had faded, there were bits of rust peeking through some chipped paint, the plastic feet on the legs had all but disappeared and, worse of all, the birds have decided to use it as a restroom. They weren’t used because of their poor shape. One thing led to another at the store and we started looking at new furniture but held off until we shopped at other places.

I then saw a YouTube video on repainting an old patio chair made by Home Repair Tutor (aka Jeff Patterson). I was inspired and decided that day that I would transform the way our furniture looked and they would be used again.

Follow me on my journey of making them look new again.  Continue reading