Mainly because we have dark wood floors in our kitchen and the kitchen is on the north side of the house. How to paint Kitchen Cabinets white with no prep using chalk paint powder. Discover thousands of images about Chalk Paint Cabinets on Pinterest, a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas. Using Chalk Paint to Refinish Kitchen Cabinets. I was already set on sanding them all down and going with a dark brown, then I saw THIS photo and my world was changed forever.
I thick it would look great with the black/turquoise wall colors (love those btw!). Latex Paint for Kitchen Cabinets – DIY Farmhouse Kitchen Series 1. I have used homemade chalk paint on other projects, painted, distressed, antiqued with dark wax and then finished with natural wax. Chalk paint doesn’t require prep work or sanding. Can you please share what type of black paint you used for the inside of your open cabinet? It looks fantastic and love that idea! Great job!.
If you desire a deeper color for your cabinets you can use dark wax to achieve this. Sanding a piece of furniture (or cabinets) before painting is about much more than just giving that piece of furniture tooth so that the paint will stick. The very dark original stain on my credenza would have required the use of shellac before painting had I been using Chalk Paint. The glaze will soak into your paint just like a dark wax would.
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I’ve been wanting to paint cabinets for as long as we’ve owned this house. I have been looking for ideas on painting kitchen cabinets so I would not have to resort to using expensive chalk paint. Looking at doing a dark(Black perhaps) cabinet but the rest of the mentioned wood is oak. A chalk painted stencilled filing cabinet: a great way to take an old or boring filing cabinet to a whole new level using Country Chic Chalk Paint and a Martha Stewart Crafts Stencil. Prime and paint cabinets, doors and trim with oil paint as oil was used previously 3. From dressers, to kitchen cabinets, to your floors, we know you love painting EVERYTHING. We usually apply Dark Soft Wax over a layer of Clear Soft Wax.