Refurbishing a Bed Without Paint

Good Questions

Pin it button big

Q: We have inherited a youth bed for our three-year-old. I am not wild about the paint job (baby blue, plus a moon and stars theme), however, the previous owners asked that we not repaint it. Do I have any options for refurbishing it? (click through to see a larger photo)

Sent by Tracey

Pin it button big

Editor: This is a toughie, Tracey! One thought is to use removable vinyl decals over the stars and moon. Readers - what suggestions do you have?

• Got a question? Email yours with pic attachments here (those with pics get answered first)

You Might Also Like

Promoted Stories


Family, Good Questions

As Apartment Therapy's Managing Editor, Carrie covers design and modern homelife with children. A lapsed librarian, she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two kids and is in contention to break the record for most hours spent at the playground.