So, you’re looking for the best paint for furniture. I applaud you for doing your research. Paint is a great way to give new life to an otherwise tired piece of furniture. But, your good intentions can turn into a nightmare, if you choose the wrong paint. After all, it’s not like you’re painting a wall. Whether you are painting raw wood, an old piece of furniture, or even cabinets, it’s important to find paint that comes in a variety of colors, is easy to apply, and has long durability.