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Pretty Furniture on a Small Budget

Just because you're on a tight budget doesn't mean you're doomed to live with ugly furniture. The good news is thrift stores are a great resources for finding furniture that will fit almost any budget. Look for pieces that don't need a lot of repairs, grab some paint and a brush, and prepare yourself for a dramatic transformation!

I picked up this side table for just a few bucks. It's perfectly fine as-is, but with a little paint it can be even better.

I used leftover paint from a previous project. The base color is a mix of Louis Blue and Paris Grey, and the top is Old White.

I took one photo of the side table with a chair next to it. This will help give a visual perspective of the size to prospective buyers. Although I include the dimensions with my ads, I still get a lot of questions regarding size, so having something relatively universal in size will give the viewer an immediate sense of the scale and size.

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