A selection of my recent kitchen door refinishing projects.
Kitchen cabinet doors refinishing. Overview of refacing cabinets. The main difference is that refaced cabinets have a look that is new but the cabinet boxes and therefore the entire cabinet layout are not new. The project is about changing cabinet door and drawer fronts and veneering the exterior of the cabinet boxes.
December 2017 repainting mdf doors in a kitchen in didsbury. You simply cover the cabinet face frame with self sticking wood veneer and the end panels with 1 4 in. Your kitchen layout remains the exact same and the cabinets remain in location so you avoid the inconveniences related to significant restoration and demolition.
Cabinet refacing is when you give your kitchen cabinets a new look by replacing the front facing hardware but leaving the cabinetry framework in place. Cabinet refacing has been around for a long time essentially it is wood veneering on steroids but cabinet refacing as a cottage industry is new. The glass fronted cabinet doors were replaced with solid panels.
For this refinishing cabinets project we purchased 16 cabinet doors and eight drawer fronts along with new hinges. Cabinet refacing is a cost efficient way to give your kitchen an entire makeover. How to refinish kitchen cabinets step 1.
Applying a contrasting finish or color is a quick and inexpensive way to change the look of your kitchen. December 2017 bringing an old kitchen back to life in romiley. Your kitchen layout stays the same and the existing cabinets remain in place so you avoid the inconveniences of a major renovation while still getting a noticeable.
Refinishing is a great way to get a fresh new real wood look to your kitchen cabinets that you just can t get with paint. You can refinish cabinet doors with kitchen cabinet crown molding. Keep the following safety tips in mind when you add moulding.
It s easy and convenient and almost fool proof as a diy project. Kitchen cabinet refacing is a cost effective way to give your kitchen a whole new look by replacing cabinet door and drawer fronts and veneering the exterior of the cabinet boxes. Then replace the old doors and drawer fronts with new ones.
Before you do any refinishing macfarlane recommends starting this project by thoroughly scrubbing your kitchen cabinetry. Since cabinet refacing is a close substitute for replacement the differences tend to blur. Refacing cabinets is a quick and easy way to change the look of your kitchen without the mess and expense of a complete remodeling.
We found a wide selection of decorative glass at a local stained glass supply store and chose a crossreeded pattern.