How to Prep Furniture for Painting: Bleed-through and Primer

Today I’m giving furniture painting tips for updating old furniture. If you want to paint it white or a light color, watch this video before you start! Here’s an explanation of paint prep, primers, and paint “bleed-through”. I’ll explain what causes ugly dark spots from tannins, sap, and other staining problems. Learn how to prevent ugly tannin bleed-through stains, and how to fix them if they have already occurred.