On this episode of Finish Friday, DIY expert Amy Howard shares all about Furniture Tonic, the all-natural way to bring wood back to life! After time, wooden furniture begins to look parched and dry. Furniture Tonic revives the natural warmth and beauty of wood in one quick and easy application. It also serves as a water-resistant protective layer for raw wood and milk-painted or stained finishes.
On this episode of Finish Friday, DIY expert Amy Howard shares a project that is all about rescuing and restoring the furniture in family rooms. Cocktail tables are fun and easy to find at antique stores or even on the side of the road, because the top may be damaged. Think about having a family night, game night, or as a place for children to do homework around a table that you rescued and restored!
On this episode of Finish Friday, DIY expert Amy Howard shares all about creating decorative patterns on glass with lacquer. High-Performance Furniture Lacquer produces a high sheen coating with a memorable pop of color and unbelievable depth. Use this nitrocellulose spray-on lacquer to transform a boring, plain piece into something edgy and modern that is sure to turn heads by adding a pattern using a Furniture Stencil plus a Color Transfer.
On this episode of Finish Friday, DIY expert Amy Howard shares all about DIYing the Restoration Hardware look. Learn how to recreate the look expensive reclaimed wood with Amy Howard at Home products. Amy demonstrates how to add a touch of rustic flair the DIY way!
On this episode of Finish Friday, DIY expert Amy Howard shares all about gilding with metallic leaf. From ancient masterpieces to boutique furniture, gilding adds a pop of glamour to any décor! Whatever your style, you don’t want to miss Amy’s tutorial all about Gilding and Metallic Accents! Learn all about enhancing your pieces with shimmer and shine!
On this episode of Finish Friday, DIY expert Amy Howard shares all about a unique way to use Venetian Plaster — on your walls! Venetian Plaster comes to us from ancient times, but in this modern day era, the possibilities are truly endless for this lovely material. Easy to work with and highly textured, Venetian Plaster is perfect for creating an organic, natural look in your home.
Marble is a gorgeous stone that exudes classical elegance, but it can cost a fortune. Marbleizing is a skillful technique you can use to create a faux marble finish that takes any piece to the next level. You can do marbleize a variety of surfaces, like ceramic tile, Formica countertops, kitchen cabinets, backsplash wood, linoleum, and more. To get a classic, chic, faux-Carrara marble effect in your own home or for your furniture refinishing project, follow this week’s Finish Friday video. In it, Amy walks you through how to use her perfected marbling technique.
Here at Amy Howard at Home, we pride ourselves on creating top-notch products that are versatile, easy to use, and safe. Of course, one of our all-time best-selling products is our line of One Step Paint™. One Step Paint can transform furniture and décor with the stroke of a brush.
Have you ever seen a beautiful piece of wood furniture that just screamed for some TLC? Amy is showing you just how to rescue and restore those pieces this week on Finish Friday. In this video, she shows you how to use Toscana Milk Paint, Antiquing Glaze, and wax to pull out the rich wood grains while giving your furniture or accents a beautiful pop of color that looks vintage, chic, and oh-so-gorgeous.