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Recent Furniture Painting reviews in Melbourne

What a legend! Really chill and super efficient. Did such an AMAZING job!!! Thanks for being so accommodating with times and such. Just perfect.

Furniture restoration


Excellent. Would highly recommend

Please sand and oil outdoor furniture


Amazing!!! You’re the best Jarrad!! Look forward to working with you again! 😊

Strip back and paint furniture piece


Pradeep did a great job - would happily have him do the same task again. Great at keeping in touch too.

Deck and outdoor furniture oiled


Really great and thorough — lovely guy, would reccomend!

Clean small deck and outdoor furniture


Harry did a fantastic job. Great communication beforehand and very neat job. Will definitely use again!

Oil garden furniture and wooden deck


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What do furniture painting services include?

Furniture painters can help you achieve the look that you want–from traditional to contemporary–using your preferred paint colour and appropriate painting techniques.

It's wise to assemble all your furniture pieces first for a more smooth-sailing furniture painting service. In case something needs repairing, you can also get someone to help fix your furniture to ensure that everything's good to go prior to painting your items. If you're looking for reliable furniture painting near you, here's what we can help you with:

Spray paint furniture service

Furniture spray painting services near you provide a lovely satin finish to your pieces without taking too much of your time. You can use it for various surfaces and materials like wood, wicker, metal, and plastic, as well as doors, chairs, side tables, and any furniture with small accents and tricky nooks and crannies. It's best to spray paint furniture outdoors or in a well-ventilated area to manage the paint fumes better and lessen the curing time as well.

Furniture spray painters near you can clean and sand it first, and also apply a coat of primer to make the paint last longer. Then, they can proceed with spray painting your furniture in your preferred shade and finish. If you want a fuller and more pigmented colour, your painter may need to wait for a few hours for the first application to dry before doing a second coat. Make sure to let the paint cure overnight before moving or using your furniture to avoid paint chips and cracks.

Furniture brush painting

If you're aiming for a more classic or traditional look for your furniture, brush or hand painting is a great option. This painting technique works best on wood furniture as it allows the unique grain pattern of the material to come through the paint. You can choose from all sorts of furniture paint, including latex, chalk, acrylic, milk, and oil-based paint. 

Brush painting assures better adhesion, so applying 2-3 coats is ideal for uniform coverage. If you want to take your interiors up a notch, you can even hire a professional interior designer to help you come up with fabulous ideas for a vintage-themed space!

Furniture faux painting

Also known as faux finishing, faux painting adds texture and dimension to your home and furniture. This particular technique involves decorating your pieces by replicating the look of an entirely different material, like fabric, wood, suede, or granite. Some of the most popular faux painted furniture items are dining tables and kitchen cabinets, so if you're planning a major kitchen makeover, this can be your best bet!

Faux painting is also ideal for larger custom-made furniture like cabinets, wardrobes, bathroom vanities, and bookcases. The design possibilities are endless, so feel free to be as creative as you want and let your painter know about the finish you want to achieve!

Recent Furniture Painting tasks in Melbourne

Paint 3 pieces of furniture


Fitzroy North VIC, Australia

3rd Feb 2024

I have 3 pieces of furniture, a kitchen hatch, Ikea tallboy drawers and an old wardrobe and would like to give them a new look with a few coats of paint. I haven't bought the paint but would love if you supply paint options for furniture like this, otherwise I can organise the paint. - Due date: Flexible

Oil outdoor furniture


Alphington VIC, Australia

4th Jan 2024

Oil outdoor setting (table and 6 chairs, see photo). I'll provide oil and brush. - Due date: Flexible

Sanding and varnishing of outdoor furniture


Cremorne VIC, Australia

3rd Dec 2023

- Clean white aluminium some terps/methylated spirits (see what won’t damage the aluminium) - Paint the back of the lounges - Table and benches to be sanded back and stained properly. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 4 December 2023

Metal 3 piece small garden furniture shredded & painted


Windsor VIC 3181, Australia

28th Nov 2023

Metal brush cleaned & sprayed with Primer & then painted. I have all products. - Due date: Flexible

Outdoor small 3 piece metal furniture prmed, painted.


Windsor VIC, Australia

20th Nov 2023

Outdoor light alumin metal furniture. Sanded & prmed & painted small Table 2 chairs. Got all products. - Due date: Flexible

Furniture paint


Essendon VIC, Australia

5th Nov 2023

Repaint buffet table Currently in black colour. Need to repaint to white wash color - Due date: Flexible

French Polisher / Furniture Restorer Ongoing Work


Brunswick VIC, Australia

3rd Nov 2023

Looking for a skilled furniture restorer with mid century furniture experience. Working with veneer, stripping, colour matching, oiling, French polishing. Ongoing work… - Due date: Flexible

Spray paint furniture


Richmond VIC, Australia

11th Sep 2023

Spray a vlchest of draws - Due date: Flexible

Furniture maker needed to help finish DIY projects


Abbotsford VIC, Australia

28th Mar 2023

I started creating my own dining room table set months ago and I don’t have time to finish it. Table: I need the help of someone with carpentry knowledge to join the table and legs and also sanding & staining the whole lot. Chairs: I started painting them and they need to be lightly sanded and have another couple of coats of paint and a sealant (yup, they’re supposed to be different colours) I would need these tasks to be picked up, completed else where and then dropped back. Happy for these jobs to be done by two different people. - Due date: Flexible Price negotiable

Paint outdoor furniture and window cleaning


Elwood VIC 3184, Australia

11th Mar 2023

Painting outdoor furniture with a sun protecting coat - it's the table and 3 chairs in the picture. Needs to cover all of the wood. Cleaning windows inside and out - picture shows 3 of the 8 windows. - Due date: Flexible

Furniture refurbish


North Melbourne VIC, Australia

10th Jan 2023

I need to refurbish these two side tables. They are in working condition but need someone to strip the current coating, sand, white wash and seal. - Due date: Flexible

Outdoor furniture Painting


Richmond VIC, Australia

28th Nov 2022

I need some outdoor furniture painted in white - Due date: Before Wednesday, 30 November 2022

Sand and reseal out door furniture


East Melbourne VIC, Australia

15th Nov 2022

I need someone to sand and reseal 4 four seater timber outdoor tables including 8 bench seats. Work can be done undercover onsite. Must have own sander with dust collector. I will pay for materials used. - Due date: Flexible

Assist with sanding doors and furniture


Northcote VIC, Australia

18th Oct 2022

I have about 4 oversized doors and straight lined furniture (no grooves) that needs electrical sanding. I have equipment. More than a days work but happy to see what can be achieved and add more hours as needed. Price based on 7 hours of work. - Due date: Before Friday, 21 October 2022

Great guy , worked hard even in the rain , definitely recommend him

Deck and outdoor furniture oiled


Carlton North VIC 3054, Australia

7th Oct 2022

Timber deck to be oiled - c 5x4 metres; two outdoor arm chairs and three small coffee tables; oil provided but materials to apply would need to be supplied. - Due date: Before Friday, 28 October 2022

Pradeep did a great job - would happily have him do the same task again. Great at keeping in touch too.

Paint furniture cart


Richmond VIC, Australia

26th Sep 2022

Need someone to paint a wooden cart this Saturday. Will need undercoat and probably two layers of paint. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 1 October 2022

Furniture painter required


Collingwood VIC, Australia

20th Sep 2022

Hi there! We're looking for someone to please come and paint some furniture on site in Collingwood on Tuesday the 27th of September. Not entirely sure how painting furniture works, but there will be the following items that require painting (also pictured): 2 x Dining tables - 2 metre by 1 metre each 2 x Mid-sized industrial bookshelves 2 x Low cabinets All items are to be painted in entirety, so the metal bits and wood veneer bits will be painted - unsure exactly on total colours at this stage but definitely each piece will be just one colour. Is paint something we provide on the day or do we need to let you know about colours well in advance? All the furniture will be on the ground floor of a warehouse and we'd prefer them not to be taken off site if possible. All drop sheets, equipment etc will need to be provided by yourself. We will have power but not much else. Please reach out with any questions! Cheers, Allie - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 27 September 2022

Spray Painter to paint event furniture


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

6th Sep 2022

Please note looking for quote, I don’t know how much these things cost so I’ve just put $800 Looking for a person who has a spray booth to paint event fixtures. All elements are sanded and ready to go. Paint will be supplied. This person would be a professional painter and have there own spray booth: we would have the fixtures delivered to your workshop. We will be supplying the paint

Spray paint a furniture


Richmond VIC, Australia

18th Aug 2022

Looking for someone to spray paint furniture - prime, coat and polish. - Due date: Flexible

Surface Restauration 3 pieces of hardwood furniture


South Yarra VIC, Australia

23rd Jul 2022

Sanding back to uniform surface and grain; first layer of polish - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 23 July 2022