"Love how this console with cathedral doors turned out! We painted the base in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint with a natural finish on top." - Belle Maison
"This large mahogany vintage dresser by Kling was refinished with the Brushable White Enamel in Flat. Top was sanded back and given a custom gel stain of Nutmeg and Black." - This Old Vintage
"I am soooo happy with how this antique desk turned out!! It’s been in my inventory for a few months but I just couldn’t decide on the right look for it...So I started by painting it in General Finishes Antique White then sanded the wood top and found that beautiful wood grain and that looked really good with the Antique White but it was still missing something so I looked through my
redesignwithprima inventory and found this beautiful gold blueprint design! I love how the new hardware...
"This custom order mid century set has been given a modern update with General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint and Black Walnut Danish Oil." - Just a Touch of Paint
"French Provincial sofa table given a farmhouse makeover using General Finishes Milk Paint, in Antique White, and lightly distressed." - Garage 9
"Looking for something truly unique? How about a vintage liquor cabinet. This gorgeous piece has been refinished using General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint, top and front legs have been stained using kona gel stain with Gel Topcoat in Satin. Original hardware with key. Heavily distressed and sealed with dark wax." - Blue & White Living Home Decor
"This little nugget of a piece was quite the mystery. It's short and squat, like a safe, with 3 drawers inside. There was a lock on the outside and on the first drawer.
As mysterious as its original purpose was, its makeover was not! I used General Finishes Brushable White Enamel and Stain Blocker to create the perfect bright white finish." - Eight Hundred Furniture, LLC.
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"Love a good before-and-after. The off-white is a custom mix of General Finishes Snow White and Antique White. The gray is General Finishes Gray Gel Stain with a light wash of Old Barn Living weathered stain." - Market House Restorations
"This color combination will never grow old. It’s such a timeless color!! This table, 4 chairs, and bench seat was refinished using General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain. It’s ready for it’s next 20 years of life in it’s beautiful new colors!"- Painted Paradise, by Duke Interiors and Restoration
"Even though I tried to convince myself that I didn’t need to buy these at the thrift store, they ended up coming home with me. Painted in Alabaster by General Finishes. Bottom stripped and left natural wood with a topcoat for durability." - Flipping Unbelievable
"Refinished in General Finishes Antique White with a walnut gel stained top. Top has been sealed with Gel Topcoat in satin, finished with brass hardware. This is a mis-match set, but it tells you what paint can do to bring it all together." - Blue & White Living Home Decor
"I don't do as much furniture these days but look at this before and after I finished this week!! It's painted in a mix of General Finishes Alabaster & Linen and glazed in Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects." - Helen Nichole Designs
"Just finished up this stunning custom order China cabinet! It is painted in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and slightly distressed. " - Belle Maison
"I had a client that recently asked me to make a dog feeder to match her dining table - came out pretty cool! GF White Poly base with distressed finish, GF water based walnut top and sealed with Clear Poly Satin." - Rustic Valley Woodworking
"I’m loving the detail in this headboard!! . It’s amazing what a little paint can do to bring the detail out on a piece of furniture! This headboard was painted using General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and glazed with a custom mixed gray. Simply stunning!!"
"Dixie dresser painted in General Finishes Alabaster w/ Minwax Espresso stain just delivered to an ecstatic Gracefully Modern client" - Gracefully Modern
"This beautiful dresser was refinished in General Finishes Antique White and distressed. The hardware was refinished in an antique bronze and white gold. The top was completely sanded down and stained with General Finishes water based Provincial stain and top coated for added protection." - Estrella Design
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"We just finished up this garden bench! It's painted in General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint and distressed. The details on this piece are beautiful!" - Belle Maison
"This 8 drawer dresser underwent a few modifications. First the entire piece was stripped of the old, thick paint. The top had seen better days so I made a new one using reclaimed tongue & groove flooring from Wisconsin. Base was beefed up to accommodate new metal feet. Drawer fronts have reclaimed oak added to the front. All new hardware top it off. Refinished in a mix of General Finishes Snow White and Antique White. Sealed in a flat finish." - Elm Street Designs
"These end tables were completely sanded down, primed and painted in General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint. Since I wanted to highlight the inlay on the top, I stained it in GF Whitewash Water Based Stain and sealed the whole piece in the General Finish High Performance Topcoat to protect them for years to come!" - Upcycling by Amy
"For as long as I can remember, I’ve been drawn to these antique oak sideboards. I am lucky enough to have one in my possession and finally treated it to a makeover!
General Finishes Black and Nutmeg Gel Stain and their Brushable White Enamel in a satin finish.
BIN shellac white primer
Re·Design with Prima sunflower transfer"
"Painted in General Finishes Alabaster and slightly distressed. The top was left untouched but the knobs were replaced for an updated look."
"Mirasol ~ filipino for sunflower!! In honor of Anna’s favorite aunt! Who absolutely loved sunflowers. Her body and drawers are painted from head to toe with General Finishes Alabaster, then neatly distressed and sealed. When you open Mirasol’s cabinet doors you are welcomed with fresh sunflower wall paper from Baby Maes... This beauty’s new look is fresh and airy. Ready to welcome spring and all your fresh linens." - Barely Vintage Restorations
"This 8 drawer dresser underwent a few modifications.
First the entire piece was stripped of the old, thick paint. The top had seen better days so I made a new one using reclaimed tongue & groove flooring from Wisconsin. Base was beefed up to accommodate new metal feet. Drawer fronts have reclaimed oak added to the front. All new hardware top it off. Refinished in a mix of General Finishes Snow White and Antique White. Sealed in a flat finish." - Elm Street Designs
"This custom oak dresser has been lightened and brightened! The top was sanded down to bare wood and then whitewashed to keep this beautiful grain visible. The body was painted using my favorite Brushable White Enamel by General Finishes. New black hardware complete this transformation!" - Nap Time Furniture Creations
"Isn't she lovely? This beauty turned out far better than even I was imagining. It took a few repairs, a whole lotta shellac, and more coats of paint than I cared to count. But, oh, was she worth it.
She was completely sanded down, using Varathane Dark Walnut stain on the top, the legs, and upper drawer front. Her body was paint in General Finishes Antique White, it is THE perfect creamy white. She was then sealed in High Performance Topcoat in a satin finish and all the hardware was rubbed...
"The before and after on this one is exactly what our client said, Wow! We used General Finishes Linen Milk paint and Winter White Glaze to brighten up this custom piece " - Painted Pieces
"Totally craving a latte and some dark chocolate when i look at this combo of General Finishes Linen Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain! This big triple dresser got a desperately needed fresh look with new modern hardware.
I told my client at first that I was hesitant to refinish the veneer top because of some damage to it, but I’m so glad she asked me twice! I got over my fear of sanding veneer for fear of burning through it down to the MDF and it did NOT disappoint! So glad i did it! Look at...
"This stunning bookshelf is painted in General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint! Just look at the details on this piece!" - Belle Maison
"Absolutely love how this Ethan Allen buffet turned out. It is painted in General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint." - Belle Maison
"Fusion Mineral Paint in French Eggshell on the roof and window; General Finishes Brushable White Enamel (Flat) on this super fun bed frame " - Antica Modern
"Top was sanded down and stained in a subtle whitewash to keep it light and natural then sealed. Body was painted and distressed with a mix of General Finishes Antique White & a touch Reverent Gray." - Elm Street Designs
"This cabinet was scored at a garage sale and it is STURDY!! After a good sanding the base was primed and painted in General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint and distressed . The top was sanded down to bare wood and stained in a combo of GF Antique Walnut and Java Gel Stains and sealed in Arm-R-Seal. As the final touch I cleaned and painted the existing hardware matte black and sealed it in a matte top coat." - Upcycling by Amy
"This Drexel dry bar is such a cutie!! I love that it’s not too big but it still makes a statement. Also, the top expands so if you need more room it’s perfect! White is such a classic color especially against brass hardware, that’s why I chose to paint it in General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint." - Designs by Willow Farms
"First time using GF Brushable White Enamel and it’s a game changer! I used a combo of brushing and foam rolling to get a super smooth finish. My favorite thing about it is no topcoat needed!" - Vintage Painted Pieces
After a good sanding, I primed the tables and painted them in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. Finally, they were distressed, given new drawer pulls and sealed in GF High Performance Topcoat in Flat. " - Upcycling by Amy
"This is a custom ordered tallboy. Thanks for my customer to pick this piece from my inventory list. It is painted in General Finishes Snow White, a very bright white." - Reimagine by Ting
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"This large solid wood refinished antique sofa table has been primed and painted in General Finishes Antique White and lightly distressed. The top has been completely sanded down and refinished in General Finishes Provincial Water Based Stain." - Estrella Design
Learn more about how to apply GF Water Based Stain by hand in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEy3AvC36Gk&t=156s
"We used General Finishes Linen, Driftwood and Antique White layered with dry brushing and a salt wash finish. I had inspiration from a combination of French cottage and primitive styles. It's so simple but I love it!" - Saved By Design
"These absolutely adorable Provincial child's chairs are the best things my eyes have fallen in love with! Everything about them is just pure! They needed a lot of work, so I refinished them without compromising all their natural character in a perfect deep creamy white (GF Linen Milk Paint) and new upholstered seats!" - Heavenly Chic Refinishing
"General Finishes Alabaster is the softest and most elegant white this season!" - The Broken Masterpiece
"Finished up both of these beauties just in time for the holiday weekend. I always love the classic simplicity of General Finishes Antique White." - Blu Soul Design
"I love the fresh clean lines on this piece with the exposed wood. I originally had the dark line lighter like the top drawer but I thought it would add some interest to darken it. Plus I am practical and if this were to be used in a bedroom I like the idea of it matching a dresser that’s either light or dark. Matchy but not too matchy, you know? This piece was painted in General Finishes Antique White and finished with wax." - Bayberry Moon
"This client owned set was refinished using Alabaster by General Finishes and the pin striping was done in Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. I’m loving the way it turned out!" - Painted Paradise, by Duke Interiors and Restoration
"What a precious farmhouse chic shiplap antique wash stand! Such a cute and charming multi purpose piece! Great patina inside cabinet and love those slatted sides. Custom shiplap pine planked top added for that perfect farmhouse charm, stained in Early American with matte poly. Hand painted in GF Antique White Milk Paint, chipped distressing and clear satin waxed. Cutest bronze cup pulls finish the look."
"White is such a classic color, there is a reason it’s so popular. This dresser was painted in Antique White by General Finishes and lightly distressed.New hardware give it an updated look."
"Isn’t it beautiful?!? I painted her in Antique White Milk Paint and added a beautiful Re·design with Prima botanical design to the drawers along with some beautiful gold hardware!"
"Have you ever been to the French countryside? No? Me either. Nonetheless, that was my inspiration for this chest. The victorian style brass handles and curves combined with the ultra distress finish gives it all the cozy, cottage feels. Fresh flowers, plush throws, old books, baskets full of freshly baked bread...it all belongs here! The ultra distressed finish gives the feel of it being a few hundred years old and truly worn."
General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint
"This mid century modern dresser needed a little update from the orange-y stain it had before. After a good sanding, I primed it and painted it in General Finishes Linen on the outside and Snow White on the drawer fronts. I also chose to keep it really mono chromatic with new white ceramic knobs from D. Lawless Hardware!!