Updating kitchen cabinets with paint
Some people try to save time by painting everything — hinges and all — while they're still in place, but Petersik warns that it's not a long-term fix.
"Your cabinets and hardware will start to chip and show signs of wear within a month — or even immediately." Once the paint on the hinges starts to crack, all you can do is sand everything down and soak the hardware to remove the paint, so save yourself the aggravation.
With our advice on how to paint kitchen cabinets you'll end up with an updated kitchen you can't wait to show off!
I’d finish up with a deep red Persian style runner for a punch of color on the floor.Many of them are also looking to update their backsplash, but keep the granite.One of my favorite has coined the phrase, "Bossy Granite" and rightly so. "No matter how clean you think your kitchen is, you need to wipe everything down with a grease remover," says Fahrbach.Otherwise, when you add a water-based paint to an oil-covered door, the paint won't stick.