What Are the Different Methods Used for Cabinet Refinishing

Cabinet refinishing is a cheaper alternative when homeowners are considering remodeling their kitchen. This can be done various different ways. Wooden cabinets which are unpainted can be sanded down and stained. Cabinets which are already painted can be re-painted using a new color, which will give a kitchen a fresh look. Or, you can simply remove the doors and replace them with new ones.

Using a new stain is an excellent way to refinish cabinets, which allows homeowners to keep a more natural look in their kitchens. This type of refinishing, however, does not work on cabinets which have been stained with a darker color. The color of wood can only be changed when the original color is lighter in tone. There are various ways and products that can be used to stain a cabinet, however, every job will include the proper prepping before paint or stain can be applied. Once these steps are done, there is usually one more step to be done before any stain can be applied.

Painting wood cabinets is an excellent way to give a kitchen a facelift. This is one of the easiest cabinet refinishing methods there is. All you need to do is sand down the cabinets to create an even surface, prep and prime them, after which they will be ready to be painted. People that are looking to redecorate their kitchen on a budget, it is advisable to pick a color which works well with everything in your kitchen.

Refacing cabinets is also a type of refinishing for people that want to completely replace their old doors, but do not have the money to buy entire cabinets. By stalling new doors and new hardware, the whole cabinet will be given a new and fresher look. This is useful when the original cabinets were not wood, this can be used to give a more updated look to older kitchens.

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