Jill from Inside Out spent eight days revamping an old piano, which sounds like quite an involved process requiring taking the piano apart. Given the lackluster state of the "Before", I think the end result means a whole new lease on life for this piano.
I know there are some who are probably horrified right now at the sight of a painted piano, but I've found varying opinions on whether or not painting affects the sound. The consensus seems to be that, if properly applied, paint will likely have no to very little effect on the sound, but since all pianos are not created equal, some research would be a good idea before doing this kind of makeover.
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