I have seen many low quality kitchen upgrades within my three decades of cabinet building. To achieve success at remolding you simply need a few ideas which will look great, try not to cost lots of money. I am going to provide you with one shown to make a noticable difference for your cupboards without having to spend hard earned dough.
In case your kitchen has flat Formica cabinet doorways or older colored wood, you are able to brighten them up with the addition of some decorative molding round the edges. The only real factor you will need to be cautions about may be the positioning from the molding with regards to the way they open.
It might be essential to inset the flamboyant trim one inch approximately in the edges from the doorways so they will open with no problem. You are able to stain or paint the molding just before attaching it to the cupboard doorways.
Adding Decorative Molding to Cabinet Doorways
* Miter Saw
* Electric Drill With Small Amount
* Nail Punch
* Paint Brush
* Decorative Wood Trim
* Colored Caulking
* 220 Emery Paper
* Paint Brush
* Small Finish Nails
* Wood Putty Stick
You’ve two choices for finishing you trim. You may either paint it having a solid color or stain it after which place a obvious coat within the stain
Using Solid Color Paint around the Molding
To begin with, you will get colored caulking which will match Formica sample nick colors from the local cabinet supply company. I would recommend that you select the colour that you would like to color the ornamental door molding from the Formica plastic laminate nick chain. Then, order colored caulking in the cabinet supply company to fit your selection. The caulk will be employed to fill-within the miter joints also to fill the nail holes.
Staining your kitchen Cabinet Door Molding
If you select to stain your molding, you will need to get a wood filler putty stay with match the stain color.
You will have to measure for the quantity of decorative molding that you’ll want for the kitchen cabinet door improvement. Make certain to double and triple look at your calculations after which add some extra.
Make a vacation to your nearest home center (Lowe’s) to buy the types of materials and tools you’ll need. If painting the trim, make use of your Formica sample color to possess your paint custom mixed to complement it. When you are there, discuss your cabinet door remodeling project using the paint department expert so you get all the proper primer and paint that you’ll want.