Time Required :
Over an hour
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.
Step 1
Sand away any rough edges on the crate.  
Step 2
Pour out stain onto a piece of palette (or wax) paper and use a large paintbrush to apply to the crate.  
Step 3
Use a paper towel to wipe away excess stain. Rub the stain into the wood. Let dry. Apply two coats.  
Step 4
Once stain has dried, tape off the inside of the crate in a simple, geometric pattern. Use image as guide.  
Step 5
Use a pouncer to tap Diving Board paint onto the crate over the tape lines.  
Step 6
Remove tape and let dry.  
Step 7
Paint the outside edges of the crate as well as one slat on either side. Let dry.  
Step 8
Paint plaque with two coats of Diving Board paint, letting dry between coats. 
Step 9
Attach Command™ hook to center of the plaque. 
Step 10
Secure the crate and the plaque to the wall.
 
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  • You’ll Need: 2
    Item # 10228808 
    $10
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    Item # 10115228 
    $9.39
    • Color: Brushed Nickel
    • Size: Large
    • Color: Brushed Nickel
    • Size: Large
    • Color: Brushed Nickel
    • Size: Large
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