By Lassiter Strome. Kitchen Cabinets. At Monday, July 01st 2019, 05:01:33 AM.
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.
Painting your kitchen cabinets is a budget-friendly choice for design change, but it is not as easy as you might think — it requires a lot more prepping than painting. If you feel that it is beyond your comfort level, many professionals would be willing to take on the project. Undaunted? Go for it! Read on and learn how to paint your kitchen cabinets like a pro.
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.
The cottage design is characterized by a colorful and comfy feel, created by furnishings, baskets, beading board walls, natural fiber tea and weathered finishes as well as colors expected from a garden.
The cottage style kitchen furnishings can include pine or maple furniture. The detail of the furniture is an significant part of the cottage style. The furniture can also be painted white or lacquered, with characteristics such as curved legs on the foundation and ancient fashioned moldings around the table cabinets. Or a big job desk, which can also be a family dining area. Pieces may include a kitchen table in farmhouse style, with beech chairs in style.