Cabinets that seems growing old makes the view seems not alive. The color of the parts of the cabinets changes to be unclear. Painting laminate cabinets is an easy way to update your goods of your room, refreshing your view. As long as the laminate surface is in a good condition, it can be repainted. You just need to ensure that the surface good enough, prep the surface then, apply an appropriate primer. It is a basic way to make sure that the next step can be well-done.
Firstly, removing all visible hardware is a must should you do. It can make your way easier to experience the next steps. Try to remove the visible hardware first which is placed in difficult painted area. This will allow you to perfect the next way in painting and also avoiding unpainted-hardware to be a mess. Not all hardware on your cabinet is removable.
When you start finding this, and then cover un-removable hardware with painter’s tape. Ensure you stick the tape accurately on un-painted area. The next step is clean all laminate surfaces thoroughly with a de-greaser. When you finish cleaning of each part, rinse all the surfaces thoroughly with fresh water and let the laminate dry completely. To make your surface rough enough, ensure your surfaces are well-scuffed by 120-grit sandpaper. It should be done for the paint successfully sticking to the hardware.
Once sanding finished, clean the dust away vacuuming the surfaces and wipe it then with a clean un-used cloth. Let them dry then. After that, apply a specifically formulated laminate primer. This is such a kind of under coat. Then, ensure that you brush the hardware with latex. This is smoother that the previous explained paint.
When all is dry, start to replace all hardware and rehang the cabinets’ door and let it dry. Painting laminate cabinets is an easy way to update your cabinet. By these steps, you can successfully painting laminate cabinets. Enjoy your creation and develop your creativity.