How to Refinish Old Cabinets?

Answer When homeowners decide to upgrade their homes, many will begin in the kitchen. A well-done kitchen remodeling job is one of the best ways to increase the value of your home. One way to give your k... Read More »

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How do I refinish oak cabinets?

Stripping and SandingSpread paint stripper on the cabinet with a paintbrush. Let it sit for an hour or 2, then scrape it off with a paint scraper. Wash the cabinet with a solvent, such as paint thi... Read More »

How to Refinish Cabinets With Paint?

Dark and dated kitchen cabinets can get a new lease on life with a few coats of paint. Refinishing cabinets with paint is much faster than refinishing cabinets with wood stain and polyurethane. Pre... Read More »

How to Refinish Pine Cabinets?

Pine cabinets lend a rustic look to any kitchen, but the effect is ruined if the finish is dull and dingy, or if someone has painted over the wood. Either way, you can refinish the cabinets by simp... Read More »

How do I refinish cabinets with gel stains?

On One Hand: To Darken CabinetsYou can brush on a gel stain to darken the cabinets. Simply prepare the cabinets like you would for a regular painting by sanding and cleaning them. Skip the primer, ... Read More »