Patio Table & Chairs “REDO”

Patio Table & Chairs Redo...

 This is one of those projects I have been putting off for a while…..It’s been on my to-do list for quite some time…….

This patio set has been around for about 28 years now…..still looks pretty good…..except it needs another coat of paint……  🙁

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 I have a steel brush to remove all lose paint…..some old rags….plastic to lay top of table and chairs on….and of course paint.  Paint & Primer in one……worked beautifully……ended up using 5 cans…black gloss…

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 Got all the lose paint off…..as you can see the original color is white…..then hunter green……then black……and black again…..and again….Not sure how many layers….but that’s all I could remove…..

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 Now give them a good washing with soapy water….I like to use a broom for this…then rinse and let dry…..

and while they are drying……it’s time for a

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 Watermelon Break…..and yes…I ate the whole bowl….  🙂 It’s summer time here in Texas and the watermelons are in full force in the gardens and grocery stores…… What Southern Girl does not like watermelon????  really????  I LOVE WATERMELON!!!……this makes my 4th one this summer and it’s only June…..

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 Now it’s time to paint…..I started off by flipping the table face down on some plastic in a shaded area….I painted the under side of the top of the table and the legs…..

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 Then I flip the table back over after the paint had dried and started with the chairs….and then the top of the table…..while I was putting on the finishing touches…….this showed up…….

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 A SNAKE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!   Good thing my hubby saw it first…….you think it’s big enough????  I love living out in the country but ………..you have all kinds of critters around including snakes…. Hubby says it’s only a grass snake…..I don’t care…..his last name is snake…..and a snake is a snake…….while he takes care of the snake drama…I will finish up my painting project before it gets too hot……

#10 patio redoWoo Hoo…..Looks pretty good…..So glad to be able to check this off my to-do list….well looks like it’s time for some more ice cold watermelon….and no more snakes please……

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