Lubricating Sticky Wooden Drawers with Wax – Lubricate Wood Drawer Runners


chalkpaintideas.com – Waxing the wood runners and wooden drawers to lubricate them to get drawers unstuck and make them slide easier in an antique desk refurbished with chalk paint. After this desk was painted with Annie Sloan chalk paint, it was time for the finishing touches, including waxing the wooden drawers with wood runners to lubricate them. Here is how I did it!

Who’s Afraid of the Big Dark Wax? (The KEY to Antiquing Chalk Paint!)

Chalk painted and Antiqued Cherub angel.

I was!  I was afraid to use the dark wax on my pristinely chalk painted furniture!  But, now that I’ve used it a few times and have seen what it can do to make a chalk paint project come to life – I love it!  One of my favorite steps in repurposing a piece of furniture.

So you too can appreciate the magic, I will share some before dark wax and after dark waxing photos… Continue reading “Who’s Afraid of the Big Dark Wax? (The KEY to Antiquing Chalk Paint!)”