By Lassiter Strome. Kitchen Cabinets. At Saturday, June 29th 2019, 13:04:10 PM.
When balanced, however, grey can offer both warmth and serenity. A gray kitchen, therefore, makes a great choice.By adding texture, accent colors or bright hues, you can create a striking grey kitchen. In fact, grey cabinets will stand out from more usual white, wooden or beige kitchen cabinets, adding interest to your home. Many homeowners rule out grey kitchens because they believe the color to be dull or boring.
Now that you have chosen your new cabinets, it is time to pick a color for your countertops. If you have chosen a kitchen with grey cabinets, you will have a range of different counters to choose from.Grey cabinets go with attractive tiles in bright colors such as aqua or red. You could also install a marble or granite counter top, which will create an attractive, monochromatic look to your kitchen, with the grey in your cabinets repeated in the veins or patterns in the stone.Alternatively, if you are looking for an industrial finish, steel or zinc countertops are a great choice.
The other important thing to remember is to use an oil-based primer. Due to the more porous nature of MDF, water-based primers can swell the surface. Use an oil-based primer for the first coat and then you can paint kitchen cabinets with water-based latex paint without worrying about moisture absorption.Laminate Cabinets: Painting laminate kitchen cabinets is possible, but more tricky than painting wood or MDF cabinets. Laminate is a printed, plastic that is adhered on top of a base layer - usually a composite material. The finish is slick so you will have to make sure you put in the prep work for a quality finish.