By Lassiter Strome. Kitchen Cabinets. At Thursday, July 04th 2019, 00:56:47 AM.
To help you out, you might opt for a laminate-specific primer or paint. These products are specially designed to bond to the shiny surface of laminate. But you do not have to spring for laminate-specific products - a quality primer will go a long way in helping paint stick to the surface.You will still need to sand the surface before and after priming - just make sure you use a fine sandpaper and go at it softly to avoid sanding through the laminate surface.
If you know you would like to have grey cabinets in your kitchen, the first step is to look at your choice of grey. Would you like to have light gray kitchen cabinets, or are you interested in using a darker color?
For a contemporary kitchen, forgo traditional cabinets in the darker-stained wood tones and go with color. Color cabinets are a great way to add personality to a kitchen. The best part is that certain painted cabinets can be repainted as needed without having to replace them. The boldest color choices today are not necessarily bright yellow or saturated primary colors. Today is neutral colors make a big, modern-yet-classic statement like:grey,blue,white,taupe.Wood will always be a highly sought after kitchen cabinet material. For a fresh update to wood cabinets, consider exotic woods that have striped grain to them.
Once you have sorted and chosen the right tonalities and undertones, you have to decide how to apply them. Painting provides a sharp, seamless look to kitchen cabinets while staining provides a structured texture that really shows the wood below.