Staining Kitchen Cabinets Design
Staining kitchen cabinets – Kitchen furniture in general, occupy a lot of space in a room, so its important visual impact. Whether you are installing new cabinets or looking to upgrade your existing cabinets, tinting doors differing from the base color produces a striking appearance. Wood stains are available in a variety of shades and colors, creating unlimited options to refresh the look of your kitchen. Unfinished or light-colored closets are the easiest to work with, although it is possible to brighten darker shades. If the cabinets have been painted, you must remove the paint before dyeing the wood.
Spread or old newspapers around your work area to protect floors and surfaces. Remove cabinet doors, drawers, hinges, and hardware. Mark each piece to ensure they are hung in the right place when finished. Place the doors and drawers on the collection cloths. Use paint tape to protect walls, counter tops or flooring that will abut against the edges of the cabinets you intend to stain. Rinse dark-spotted cabinets if necessary, using paint thinners and varnish remover. If the staining kitchen cabinets have been painted, you must remove the paint. You can use a hot air gun and scraper to soften and remove paint and without chemicals. Traditional chemical strippers or citrus-based products also work well. Use adequate ventilation and protective equipment, including gloves, a dust mask, and safety glasses.
Sand the wood with a fine-grained sandpaper to prepare the surfaces for the new staining kitchen cabinets and to remove difficult stains on the wood. Remove dust from the parts with a dust-free cloth. Thoroughly mix the stain is to be used in the base cabinets. Provide adequate ventilation and wear rubber gloves, safety goggles, and an anti-dust mask. Dip a clean, lint-free cloth into the stain and squeeze lightly. Rub the stain on the cabinets, allow it to penetrate for a few minutes and wipe off excess dye with a clean cloth. Allow the dye to dry for at least 30 minutes before applying a second coat.