April 30th, 2016. DIY Home Decor, DIY Painting Kitchen Cabinets to Give the Cabinets New Look.
This time, our home improvement project will share the skills of how to paint kitchen cabinets. As we know that painting skills are quite necessary in doing DIY remodeling plan. And we also recognize that cabinets are the big cover to refresh the kitchen look. Therefore, good cabinet paint is a must. We don’t say that painting cabinet is hard, but we do recommend that you paint them in the right way for great painting result. Set the kitchen before painting and prepare the materials after you choose the preferred painting for the kitchen interior.
Simple Steps for Perfect Painted Kitchen Cabinet Ideas
Before starting the painting project for executing painted kitchen cabinet ideas, you’ll need sanding block, grit sandpaper, paint applicator, tack cloth and steel wool. Meanwhile, the materials you should get are painter’s tape, trisodium phosphate, denatured alcohol, primer sealer, and semi-gloss paint. After they are ready, start to set the painting area including considering whether you’ll paint the cabinets by spraying or applying the paint through brush. Consult with the painting store whether the paint blends with your cabinets materials well or not. Next step will be removing hardware and cabinet doors and place the knobs, pulls, and other hardware in the plastic bags.
After all are removed, clean the cabinets’ surface. Some surface materials should be cleaned by applying water on them. After cleaning with waters, rinse the surface but don’t soak them. Sand the surface and it’s OK if all the old paint is not removed completely. Then apply the prime sealer to make sure they have great finish coat. The latest step is starting to paint the cabinets. The paint color determines the kitchen hue. One paint color only has stronger hue power for emphasizing the style. The steps are easy, aren’t they? Now you should include kitchen cabinet painting ideas as the major kitchen renovation plan.