- Give-Aways & Offers
- Monthly Must Do's
- DIY Project Ideas
- Step-by-Step Guides
- Inspirational Photo Galleries
If you like repurposing old furniture or upgrading cheaper buys, you’ve probably encountered pieces that sport a stubborn veneer covering. To remove most types of veneer, place an old towel over the surface of the furniture. Run an iron over the towel in a back and forth motion, making sure it's on its highest setting with full steam. This trick should allow the covering to eventually peel off, leaving you with a blank canvas ready for your own DIY touch.
We'll send you an email as soon as Bob Vila Academy launches
Enroll now and learn DIY basics from the next generation of home improvement experts