20 Painted Kitchen Cabinets 2018
Cabinets are the basic element for the kitchen, their shapes and colors can drastically affect the performance of your kitchen. In this article we will discuss about how to choose the color and to paint your wooden cabinets.
First, before applying the paint to your wooden cabinets, the first thing that you need to consider is the color for the cabinets. Make sure that the color will suit the theme of your house, basically a natural color such as brown, and white are the most common color for the painted cabinets. But you can also use pop color such as blue, green and red to balance the look of your modern kitchen.
In painting the cabinets there are several tools that you need to have, including primer, TSP, paint sprayer, sandpaper, sponge, glove, and tack cloth. They are necessary stuffs which will need in conducting your DIY project. The first step in managing your own Painted Kitchen Cabinets is to remove the door, drawer front, and their hardware. Then you can take your TSP or degreaser to clean the surface of the cabinets that you want to paint.
You can use a vacuum cleaner to smoothen the dust from the cabinet’s surface which already cleaned; you can also use a tack cloth to clean the remaining dirt. Then you need to attach the first layer of prime after you are quite sure that surface is smooth, and then you can continue applying the second prime layer for your cabinets. Applying 2 or 3 layers of prime is more desirable before attaching the basic paint for your kitchen cabinet, you also have to remember in applying polyurethane as your cabinet’s coat. Those are the basic rule in managing your on painted kitchen cabinets; you don’t really have to replace your old cabinets with the new one; since applying new paint on it can also create a drastic change.