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Frank0 08-21-2012 03:42 PM

Kitchen cabinet paint help
 
The cabinets are from late 70's, they are particle board with plastic surround. Their faces were paper with a dark wood grain.While painting the house I decided to paint the cabinets and surrounding support areas. I used a airless sprayer, but it did not go on uniformly and looks bad. In addition there are a couple runs ect. Is there anything that can be done or should I look at replacement cabinets? It would be a lot of area to try to sand even if I did I'd be back trying paint them once again.

Thanks!

kok328 08-21-2012 04:10 PM

New cabinets if you can afford it, otherwise start sanding. You will have to be careful not to sand through the plastic.
I had excellent results using spray paint on similar construction.

nealtw 08-21-2012 05:21 PM

Sometimes this can be removed with a hair dryer and replaced.
http://www.google.ca/search?q=wood+g...w=1016&bih=523


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