How To Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets

”How do I go about painting my kitchen presses? Presently the presses are solid wood pine with a clear varnish finish. Thanks, Mary”

Materials Required:

  • 1 pack ( brand name )  big wipes
  • ½ litre Sugar Soap
  • 1L Allpro lite ready mix filler
  • Owatrol E.S.P coverage 18 m²/L
  • Dulux undercoat ( solvent based )  coverage 16 m²/L
  • Dulux Satinwood  ( solvent based )  coverage 17 m²/L

Equipment Required:

  • 2  Harper and Green 12 by 12 drop covering sheets
  • 1 Medium Sanding Sponge
  • 1 Harper and Green 2” Classic Brush
  • 1 Harper and Green ½ “ Classic Brush

Preparation & Application:

  1. Wash presses with a sugar soap solution & dry off .
  2. Fill & sand damaged areas .
  3. Apply a coat of E.S.P with a cloth , leave dry at least 2 hours .
  4. Apply one coat  Undercoat , leave presses open to dry overnight.
  5. Apply one coat Satinwood, leave to dry overnight. Also make sure you leave the presses open for a few days so they can thoroughly harden.

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