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Fix Up and Flip Furniture

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  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 99% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 2750 Students Enrolled

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Give a second life to tired, old furniture by following the simple steps in this furniture restoration course


Find joy in giving distressed or unwanted furniture a new lease of life and learn how to turn catalogue furniture into bespoke signature pieces. Create perfectly customized furnishings that are designed specifically with the space in mind. 

In this step-by-step course, filled with ideas of how to restore furniture for profit, you will learn everything you need to know about turning furniture from plain and unwanted to unique and adored. Whether you want to transform your home into a space you love, or start making more money, this course is the perfect creative companion for you.

 

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • How to restore and refresh furniture for profit

  • The best places to find pieces

  • How to prepare and paint furniture

  • How to wax to create a beautiful finish

 

  • Anyone who wants to upcycle old furniture to create a unique look for their home

  • Zero wasters and anyone wanting to lead a more sustainable lifestyle

  • Furniture flippers and dumpster divers

  • Crafters and DIYers wanting to add to their creative skills

  • Interior designers and property renovators

 

There has never never been a better time to launch an eco-friendly business selling recycled furniture. Start a side gig restoring furniture and sell to second hand stores, at flea markets or online, or perhaps work for clients who commission your services. This creative hobby could quickly become a new source of income. 

You might be taking Fix Up and Flip Furniture simply for your own personal development but you will receive a certificate as well as the great sense of achievement too. Your certificate of successful completion will be emailed to you immediately after you finish the course and all you have to do to get it is:

  • Complete every page of the course

  • Pass the exams with a minimum score of 55%

You will also have the option to order a hard copy certificate directly from ICOES. 

Module 1: Let’s Get Started!
  • 1.1. Meet Christina, a furniture painting veteran and popular YouTuber
  • 1.2. Your course overview
  • 1.3. The wonderful world of painted furniture
  • 1.4. Essential supplies you need to paint your first piece
  • 1.5. Types of paint finishes and top coat options
Module 2: First Steps: Painting Furniture
  • 2.1. Important steps for prepping furniture
  • 2.2. Applying a basic hand painted finish
  • 2.3. Achieving a smooth, modern finish
  • 2.4. Applying a textured, expressive finish
  • 2.5. Incorporating stains into your painted pieces
Module 3: Sealing And Protecting Painted Furniture
  • 3.1. Choosing the right sealer for your piece
  • 3.2. Applying clear wax for a great finish
  • 3.3. Protection with water based clear coats
  • 3.4. Beautiful finishes with natural wax or hemp oil
Module 4: Transforming Furniture With Embellishments
  • 4.1. Distressing furniture to give it an aged look
  • 4.2. Using colored waxes to add depth
  • 4.3. Applying gilding wax to add shimmer
  • 4.4. Dry brushing to highlight details
  • 4.5. Adding a wash of color for a two toned look
Module 5: Making Great Money Selling Painted Furniture
  • 5.1. Finding furniture to sell and negotiating a fair price
  • 5.2. How to take pictures and market your furniture
  • 5.3. How to sell painted furniture for profit
  • 5.4. What to charge clients for commissioned pieces
  • 5.5. Thank you and goodbye

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Step 1

Register

Follow the easy peasy enrollment process

Step 2

Study

Absorb and remember course content with our easy-to-follow, structured information and helpful illustrations. And yes - you can study anywhere, anytime, from any device

Step 3

Evaluations

Reinforce your learning with quizzes at the end of each module

Step 4

Certification

Once you’ve successfully completed your course and passed the exams, you’ll receive your certification. Congratulations on your amazing achievement!

Module 1: Let’s Get Started!
  • 1.1. Meet Christina, a furniture painting veteran and popular YouTuber
  • 1.2. Your course overview
  • 1.3. The wonderful world of painted furniture
  • 1.4. Essential supplies you need to paint your first piece
  • 1.5. Types of paint finishes and top coat options
Module 2: First Steps Painting Furniture
  • 2.1. Important steps for prepping furniture
  • 2.2. Applying a basic hand painted finish
  • 2.3. Achieving a smooth, modern finish
  • 2.4. Applying a textured, expressive finish
  • 2.5. Incorporating stains into your painted pieces
Module 3: Sealing And Protecting Painted Furniture
  • 3.1. Choosing the right sealer for your piece
  • 3.2. Applying clear wax for a great finish
  • 3.3. Protection with water based clear coats
  • 3.4. Beautiful finishes with natural wax or hemp oil
Module 4: Transforming Furniture With Embellishments
  • 4.1. Distressing furniture to give it an aged look
  • 4.2. Using colored waxes to add depth
  • 4.3. Applying gilding wax to add shimmer
  • 4.4. Dry brushing to highlight details
  • 4.5. Adding a wash of color for a two toned look
Module 5: Making Great Money Selling Painted Furniture
  • 5.1. Finding furniture to sell and negotiating a fair price
  • 5.2. How to take pictures and market your furniture
  • 5.3. How to sell painted furniture for profit
  • 5.4. What to charge clients for commissioned pieces
  • 5.5. Thank you and goodbye
$ 99 GET THIS COURSE BUY ALL COURSES
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 99% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 2750 Students Enrolled
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