Apr , Of all the painting projects I have done in my house, painting and then years later repainting the cabinets in my kitchen is, and I think always will be, the best DIY paint project I have ever done I repainted my cabinets from antique white to white white The antique white paint was still in great condition
If Shelly went with new kitchen cabinets, which her hubby original wanted, they easily would have spent times that amount Instead, she gave her dark wood cabinets new life She brightened them up with white paint and gave the door some architectural interest with a beadboard insert For all the frugal details, go here.
The solid maple cabinets in Canadian homeware designer Nicole Duff s kitchen weren t in bad shape She just hated their dated, orangey tone that screamed late s. Before painting wood cabinets Image Nicole Duff Duff and her husband decided to paint the upper cabinets white and the lower cabinets a charcoal gray,
Instead of fresh, classic white cabinets, to me, they look like dated oak cabinets that are trying to hide behind white paint hiding wood grain Save Personally, while I did paint the inside of my cabinet doors, I did not spackle them I only did this step on the most prominent areas the d er fronts, cabinet doors, and
Sep , Your kitchen cabinets can get pretty dirty over time due to the usual kitchen stuff clouds of grease floating through the air from your stovetop, grubby fingers pulling open the doors, drips of coffee, and more Fortunately they don t get as dirty as, say, your countertops But every once in a while, you probably
Oct , You might regret painting those wood cabinets white after take a look at these beautiful kitchens There s something special about letting natural beauty shine and the same goes for kitchens showcasing beautiful wood cabinetry When in doubt, hold the white paint You might have a hidden gem on your
May , For the upper area we opted for open shelving I bought wood boards and brackets from Home Depot that I painted the same color as the walls and cabinets The open shelving really makes the space seem larger than it is How to build open shelving in white kitchen remodel, by Vintage Refined featured
Sep , It was fairly expensive, but well worth it to move into a house with sparkling white cabinets instead of the previous outdated wood toned ones See More Living How To Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets So It Looks Like You Living Mistakes to Avoid When Painting Kitchen Cabinets Living Surprising (and
Nov , I used Zinsser primer and Behr s Ultra in Decorator White satin finish Loved both! One gallon of paint completed the project I will be getting a quart of it just to finish up something for the nook, and for future touch ups The most thorough how to that I referenced on painting kitchen cabinets was
Dec , That, and we ve invested so much time and love into these kitchen cabinets, it would be heartbreaking if the only thing you saw was a bad paint finish on the face frames Since we can t And then the Ram sprayed the face frames, back side first just to seal the wood as it s completely unfinished poplar,.
If you are planning on keeping your trim longterm, you might want to upgrade the paint Or don t Your choice We went with the top quality at Home Depot on our kitchen cabinets and the trim and doors and have been very happy with the results I just brush it on going with the grain of the wood using a angled brush.
Aug , kitchen cabinet prep Complete with I painted them with a kit as a trial run for the kitchen, and then promptly moved on to other projects (as I tend to do) Pretty sure I m going to paint the upper cabinets Benjamin Moore s Decorator s White I ve heard that this color is a winner time and time again from
Aug , I think painting the s and s style stained wood trim and doors is definitely a more updated look and actually helps homes sell faster In some cases mahogany, cherry, and maple in an office are still seen as a value Homes that have a kitchen with Maple cabinets and lighter granite or marble
Feb , After all that, I decided I didn t care that much about tiny hints of wood grain and just skipped that for the rest of the cabinets Kitchen Renovation Series Painting Our Kitchen Cabinets White with Chalk Paint! Brushes I switched off between using the large round brush that came with the BB Frosch chalk
Sep , Those dark wood cabinets are making your kitchen feel tiny, and tiny kitchens are not a selling point Dark colors suck up the light, while lighter colors like white reflect light If you have a small space or one that s closed in (or both!), lightening up the cabinets will make a world of difference in how the space
Oct , Your Pinterest kitchen board is all white all the time, but your rental kitchen s dark cherry cabinets are decidedly less bright and airy Sound familiar You may paint the kitchen cabinets only if you have a very flexible landlord, but for most of us, that s not an option Here s what you can do instead If you hate
Jan , Wood kitchen cabinets were less appealing to many during the last decade for two reasons, because of the dated look of oak builder grade cabinets, and also because of the soaring popularity of white and gray painted kitchen cabinets After photographing the kitchen above I was reminded just how warm
Jan , How to Stain OAK Cabinets the simple method (no sanding necessary) Save Because it s stain, you still get to see the wood grain Even with this really dark brown Java stain And let me tell you, applying this gel stain is SO much easier than painting You don t have to worry about paint lines and or your
Sep , Painting kitchen cabinets is a multi step process that can give you great results if you do it right! And according to Chris and Lexi Dowding of SwatchOut in Michigan, adequate prep work is the key to success Labeling your doors, cleaning and prepping the wood, priming, and sanding in between coats of
Oct , Take a look at our article How to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets Like a Pro, and you ll be ready in no time When painting your kitchen cabinets, the design choices are limitless You can brighten up the space with a coat of white, or blast the room with a vibrant color like cobalt You can also combine colors for
Nov , And be sure to roll with the grain of the wood Painting Kitchen Cabinets White I also used the roller to add a thin layer to the edge of the door I gave them hours to dry On day two, I flipped them over and used the same technique on the cabinet door fronts Using the brush, I applied a thin layer of primer
Sep , White cabinets are all the rage A recent Houzz survey found that percent of people who are updating their cabinets are painting them white and that number is growing year over year I just had my own kitchen cabinets painted white, and I can attest that the color does an amazing job of brightening
Red, green s complementary color, adds oomph to this kitchen in the form of candy apple colored cabinetry Take inspiration from a tree Start with a backsplash in wood tones and top it with leaf hued paint Here Painting the island green instead of white like the rest of the kitchen gives it the vibe of vintage cabinetry.