To replace old door with new one, remove the box. And often along with it is possible to destroy a doorway, especially if the house is old. This will lead to additional costs. If you need to decide how you can update old interior doors, there is a better and cheaper way is to restore it. The door of natural wood can be renewed with the help of paint and varnish.
How to update interior doors?
This would require the bare minimum of materials – drill with the brush, sandpaper the plug, paint white, liquid wax.
Will restore the interior pine door, covered with a thin layer of oil paint.
- First, remove the old paint using a drill and iron brush. Not much pressure to avoid damaging the wood fibers. If there is a paint — nothing wrong – then it will be painted over.
- Now the entire length of the door you need to walk an emery stone to Polish, to efficiently treat the surface for painting. If necessary, holes can be puttied.
- Paint the rest of the paint gun.
- Allow the paint to dry and apply another layer to cover old paint, the second layer is applied with a hard brush, carefully painting over the old paint residue.
- In order to achieve the effect of «aging» causes a layer of liquid wax. At this stage you can use special varnish.
- You can remove the panels in different versions, to insert instead of glass and then it turns out the original interior doors.
How to update an old interior door everyone decides for himself, to do it with my hands quite easily and economically. Thus, it is possible to give old doors a new fresh look.
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