Washington Post article says this is the stuff to use to paint laminate kitchen cabinets http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/09/21/AR2005092100593.html

If You Can't Love Your Laminates, Paint 'Em

Purdy brushes are my favorite for painting furniture.

Today I'm sharing how I paint a piece of furniture using chalk paint, from start to finish. Because I use chalk paint on most of my

The unique hybrid chemistry of Gorilla Glue construction adhesive allows it to grab within 30 seconds, cure within a day, and bond to nearly everything, including wood, metal, foam, and concrete.It doesn 't shrink and doesn 't stink. Use it indoors or out; it's paintable, waterproof, and UV-resistant. About $8 for a 9-ounce tube; gorillatough.com

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hand holding a caulk gun with a Gorilla Glue tube in the chamber and an s-line of adhesive tracing back along a thin piece of wood

Caulk is loaded into a dispenser gun and used to fill cracks between unlike materials, such as wood trim and plaster walls. Look for labels that say "paintable latex" or "paintable acrylic latex," which are easy to clean up with a damp sponge.

Joint tape, tack cloths, tray liners, and more -- painting a room requires a variety of specialty products.

SHEETROCK Brand 61.75 lbs All-purpose Drywall Joint Compound

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