This is one of the oldest DIY tricks in the book, updating brass or gold fixtures to oil-rubbed bronze. Face it, we all have them…brass or gold light fixtures, door handles, bathroom knobs, brass lamps, etc.
Most anything could easily be updated to a beautiful oil-rubbed bronze in a matter of minutes.
This is a great example of an inexpensive way to spruce up your home one step at a time!
Next time, try your gold kitchen knobs, or that brass lamp in the corner. You may also want to try this simple DIY Lampshade Revamp with Spray Paint Or make this DIY Cake Stand/Jewelry Catch All I’m Amber Anderson, I am a pastors wife, mom of 2 lovely boys, and an avid DIY’er.
But that would have taken more time than just slapping some paper up there.) I’ve even seen images of exterior door handles and door knockers on pinterest that have been transformed from faded ugly brass to a sleek oil rubbed bronze using the same paint I’ve used here.Our finished product, although the dome is still covered with etched flowers it’s much easier on the eyes and up to date.And it was extra fun because the paper taped to the garage caused quite a few what-is-that-chick-? :) A sweet little girl from down the street even walked down to ask why I had paper all over the house.We priced them out and figured it would be around 0 for three new ones.