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DIY Thrifted Furniture Makeovers

Here are my best DIY Thrifted Furniture Makeovers! 

Love thrifted furniture? There is little better feeling than finding a hidden gem with tons of potential.

I love buying used furniture. I love thrift stores, Craigslist, Facebook marketplace, yard sales. I love digging through the dumpster. I am that person that pulls over my car to check out a trash pile on the side of the road.

Click here to read my article on what to thrift and what not to thrift.

I guess that I just love a good redemption story. I love to take something that has seen better days and give it a whole new look & life.

thrifted furniture makeovers

What tools do I need to do furniture makeovers?

You don’t need tons of fancy tools to do furniture makeovers. You can start out with just a can of spray paint! However, it helps to have on hand

You can shop our favorite tools here!

Whether you are using paint or a saw, it’s easy to give a thrifted piece of furniture a makeover. Below I have rounded up my favorite thrift flip furniture makeovers that we have done and blogged about.

I hope that these projects will inspire you to give a new (old) piece of furniture a second chance at life!

How to refinish furniture

I have written a lot of blog posts on refinishing furniture! Be sure to check out:

How to fix gouges in furniture

Spray painting tips

How to stain furniture

Easy way to upholster a seat

How to re-stuff a sofa

How to flip furniture for a profit

If you are looking to flip thrifted furniture for a profit, you can check out this bench makeover. We share the whole process of how we bought it, made it over, and re-sold the bench online. It shares the real numbers that we spent and our estimated cost of supplies that we had on hand.

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Thrift store before & afters:

DIY Thrifted Furniture Makeovers

Love thrifting for furniture? You will love these inspiring DIY thrifted furniture makeovers.

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