A Quick Guide to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

For those who have had their homes for a long time now, it is understandable how much you really want to have your kitchen’s look be changed. First thing you would notice with old homes is that no matter how solid the condition of the cabinets is, it would still look a bit dark and dated.

This problem is really common and also very easy to solve. To paint kitchen cabinets is really a less expensive option to do instead of totally replacing all your cabinets. Others still hire professional painters to do the job when you can actually save a lot more money by doing the painting job on your own.

As you paint kitchen cabinets, it is also very important that the best kind of finish is applied to it. But of course, you also have to consider if you would like to have the insides painted. So if this is the case, it is important that you take out all that is inside it.

While what others do to have less stress would be to just cover the other portions of the cabinets that you do not intend to paint. Seal it with protective plastic before you start painting even just by hand the bases of the cabinet.

To achieve an ideal result as you paint kitchen cabinets, you should settle for oil and acrylic primers and enamels to opt for a hard finish that won’t easily chip or dent. If your cabinets are still quite new, you can use solid colored lacquers too.

By Laura