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Remove some layersRather than painting furniture to revive it, try stripping it back. Vigorous sanding will remove paint on a wooden piece and produces a pleasingly patchy, distressed result. For a cleaner finish that reveals the wood below completely, use a chemical paint stripper, although you’ll need to wear protective gear and may have to work outside. This kitchen cupboard demonstrates another cheap and easy way to reinvent a piece of furniture – an offcut of wallpaper lines its interior, and is just glimpsed through the glass.