How do I paint melamine furniture?

Answer Use a sponge dipped in soapy water to clean the furniture piece first. Otherwise, you risk mixing dirt in with the paint and creating an ugly grungy color. Allow the furniture piece to dry. Sand th... Read More »

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How to Paint Melamine?

Melamine is a versatile substance, used in flame-retardants, Formica and paints. Melamine resin is a synthetic resin made by mixing melamine and formaldehyde, and it is a common binder for house or... Read More »

What is melamine paint?

Melamine paint is a new product. Melamine strengthens plastic and has flame-retardant qualities, but in paint form, it is essentially a plastic that can be painted over similar surfaces.UsesMelamin... Read More »

Can I paint melamine bookcases?

Melamine paint originally was developed for painting melamine and other laminate surfaces and still is the best option for bookcases. A second option is plastic primers that come in liquid and spra... Read More »

How do I paint a melamine shelf?

Choose the Correct PrimerUse primer formulated to cover laminate, melamine or Formica. Paint alone won't stick to melamine, but certain primers are made specifically to stick to glossy surfaces suc... Read More »