The best primer to use when painting laminate surfaces - a latex “bonding” primer and a semi-gloss paint finish. A bonding primer is crucial. I always use Glidden Gripper. It works great and is affordable.
Updating laminate cabinets - Must get this paint for the kitchen cabinets! Cabinet Rescue and available at Home Depot
"aura" brand by benjamin moore. it is self-priming (TRULY self-priming, unlike some brands out there), and the coverage is amazing. not to mention, it dries like an enamel, is not bad for the environment, has an "evening" agent that helps paint to spread evenly on its surface
I have to honestly say, I have never had the guts to recommend that a client paint melamine, thermofoil, or laminate kitchen cabinets. This type of cabinetry is often found in lower-end kitchens – melamine and thermofoil are similar plastic materials that are applied over particleboard or MDF to inexpensively simulate the look of painted wood. …
DIY Painting Laminate Kitchen Cabinets the easy way; with minimal sanding and using liquid deglosser.
A while back I got an awesome mid century dresser with a laminate top for a screaming deal at goodwill. I feel like there’s this negative connotation when it comes to pieces of furniture that have laminate tops. For a lot of people, it’s a reason to not b