By Lassiter Strome. Kitchen Cabinets. At Thursday, July 04th 2019, 00:58:17 AM.
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.
Just make sure that if you are painting wood cabinets, you properly prep the surface before using latex paint. While oil-based paint goes on smooth, even over wood surfaces, latex paint is more likely to show variances in the grain or texture. If you want a smooth, even look, you will need to do some prep work beforehand to make your painting project a success.
Think of paint finishes as you might the spectrum of colors on a paint fan. In this instance, though, the spectrum is not colors but gradations of glossiness: matte (flat, non-shiny) at one end and high-gloss (so shiny you can almost see your face) at the other end. Which is the best paint finish for the kitchen? Satin and semi-gloss tend to be favorites, while matte is rarely recommended because it is difficult to clean and beads of moisture will cause streaks.
To maintain quality and beauty, wood needs to be polished with high-quality alternatives occasionally. Choose not toxic kinds so you can keep your food secure even when it falls into the cabinet.