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Stained & Painted Coat Rack

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Stained and Painted Coat RackAfter
Stained and Painted Coat Rack After

  1. Lightly sand wood until smooth, then wipe dust away with a lint-free cloth.
  2. Brush stain on one side of the wood with natural-bristled paintbrush, and wipe away excess as you work. Allow it to dry for an hour before applying stain to the other side.
  3. Apply primer spray to the metal hooks, and allow them to dry.
  4. Spray metallic paint on the hooks, and allow them to dry. Repeat if extra coats are necessary.
  5. Apply an even coat of varnish to the wood strip, and allow it to dry.
  6. Drill notches in the back of the rack of the using a keyhole bit.
  7. Attach the hooks to the front of the strip of wood with a drill and screws.
  8. Hang on the wall from the keyhole notches on the back.