Renew your kitchen cabinets in 2 steps

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Renew your kitchen cabinets in 2 steps

Project overview

The kitchen is the heart of your home. It experiences a lot of use and a lot of wear and tear. Your cabinets are no exception. You can now renew your kitchen cabinets in 2 easy steps, without breaking your bank.

  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Estimated time: 1 Day
  • People power: 1
  • Budget: Low


STEP 1: Preparing your brushes

If you’re using water-based paint soak your brush in an inch of water for 10-15min, then remove and spin in between your hands to remove excess water. If you’re using oil-based paint, follow the same steps using turps.

STEP 2: Prepare your cabinets

Take off all hardware from the cabinet, sand and dust your cabinets. Apply special cleaning solution to help the paint stick really well.

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STEP 3: Apply coat of primer

Use 50mm quality brush into the moulding first, then roll the larger areas with 160mm foam Smart Lock Mini Roller.

STEP 4: Apply 1st coat of Laminate Paint

After the primer coat is dry (allow 4 hours), use a laminate paint coat into the moulding first and them roll the larger areas with 160 mm foam Smart Lock Mini Roller.

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STEP 5: Apply 2nd coat of Laminate Paint

Apply 2nd coat of laminate paint, if necessary.

STEP 6: Finishing up

Congratulations, you’re done! Scrape any leftover stain back into the tin for re-use. Wash your brushes and applicator thoroughly so you can use them for your next project.

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