If you prefer painting the bed frame, you can apply multiple primer coating. It is suggested to use a paint sprayer to help you finish the job quicker rather than using the brush or a roller. Once you have done, apply multiple layers of paint.
Staining the Bed Frame
Before you do staining procedure, apply pre-stain conditioner, then apply the stain following the polyurethane to protect the stain. Make sure you follow the instruction well. Once you have done, let you old wooden bed frames dry over night.
After having your wooden bed frames refurbished, over the times, your bed frames must have musty smells which of course disturb your sleep. You can apply several tips bellow.
There are many wood soap that can kill germs and bacteria inside the wood. This is a must-have product for you who live in high humidity.
Place the Bed Frames under the Sun
Humidity is the main culprit to fight off. The sun exposures will dry out the wood and remove the musty smells.
Note: those two procedures above can be applied before you refurbish the old wooden bed frames.