Hello! My most popular post, by far, has been “How to Paint Your Cabinets Like a Professional.” As a result, I have gotten a lot of questions, specifically, about how to paint oak cabinets. I have done client projects that were oak cabinets, so I thought I would share some tips and tricks that I...Read More »
Removing Wood Grain Texture -How to get a nice smooth finish when painting cabinets or furniture that has a strong wood grain. Part 1 of a 2 part series on painting oak cabinets bought off of craigslist.
Hello Friends! I promised a tutorial on how I painted my kitchen cabinets, and I’m making good on it (finally). I apologize for the delay, but these things take time, right? (Or maybe I was just trying to forget the experience altogether before reliving it in tutorial-form). If you’re interested in reading about this project...Read More »
It seems when I am pregnant the urge to redo everything hits hard! We've been wanting to update our two bathrooms for a while, and now seemed like the perfect time! I have to say painting cabinets is a labor of love! It took us a week to finish. Mind you we have a VERY active 10 month old, but I still believe this can't be rushed! Here are some before photos: Of course I forgot to take the before picture in the master bathroom before starting at all, but you still get the idea. Here is...