Pedestal Table Feature Image

Pedestal Table Makeover

Use cabinet paint on all types of wood surfaces for the most durable and long lasting finish.

Tools & Supplies:

  • Wagner FLEXiO 2000 Paint Sprayer
  • PAINT COLOR, BRAND AND QUANTITY: Benjamin Moore, Snugglepuss, Kitchen Cabinet Coat Paint
  • SUPPLIES: Tac cloth, Spray shellac, Paint cloth

How to Paint a Pedestal Table:

A pedestal table with a plain jane look gets a fresh coat of paint using Benjamin Moore's new KITCHEN CABINET COAT paint in a lavender shade called, Snugglepuss. The CABINET COAT paint has a lustrous shine like lacquer and a most intensely durable coated finish. Less than a quart of paint has recast this piece as a contemporary item. Best of all this paint comes in a huge array of colors.

Pedestal Table Before Painting

Step 1:

Wipe table down thoroughly with tac cloth to remove any dirt and dust. Spray with spray shellac. Let dry thoroughly.


Step 2 Spraying bottom of table

Step 2 Spraying bottom of table

Invert table on cloth or paper covered work surface. Fill sprayer detail front end with paint and with the nozzle set to the vertical position spray table leg and feet. To spray the underside of the table turn the nozzle to the vertical spray pattern. Hold the sprayer 7-10 inches from the surface of the furniture.


Step 3 Spraying Table Top

Invert table to spray surface and edge of the table. Turn spray nozzle to horizontal spray pattern

Step 4:

Step 4 Spraying Table Top

When spraying furniture always work in a left to right pattern gliding over the surface and overlapping previous pass.


Step 5 Spraying Table Legs


Pedestal Table After Painting

Pedestal Table After painting 2

Pedestal Table Edge

Pedestal Table Edge

Style the table and enjoy its fresh and durable finish.

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