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painting of melamine kitchen cabinets with wood trim

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kaura

Hi do anyone have any suggestiongs of how to paint melamine kitchen cabinets with wood trime, I can't affor a new kitchen but can't either live with the one I got when I bought this house lately. The cabinets are beige with wood at the bottom now very nice, they are in good shape though. Any suggestions?

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cowgirldiy

Could anyone post any before and after picturs of their project?

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Shaina Khan

Hi, Get spray painting done for kitchen furniture. Or get new wooden sheet of you favorite color and glue it on the surface of the furniture.

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OliverMiguel

If you're going to paint then don't forget to clean and coat them with a pigmented shellac primer first. They can then be coated with latex, oil base or waterborne enamel.

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Jim_Legros

You can also try kitchen refacing as an affordable alternative to new cabinets. Prices range from $1500 to $3500 depending on size of kitchen and options chosen. Visit www.kitchen911.ca for more information.

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