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Posted in thread: basement layout on 10-25-2011 at 05:00 PM
Also you should be aware of any soffits you have because of heating and other duct work. We had
to design placement of bedroom doors to avoid placing them under the soffits so the doors
wouldn't be cu...
Posted in thread: Paint or Stain Kitchen Cabinets? For a rookie! on 02-17-2011 at 01:42 PM
It is a lovely large space. The area with the 4 cabinets alone in the first picture would look
great if you put some beadboard up as a backsplash (painted or stained like your cabinets) had
the doors ...
Posted in thread: Paint or Stain Kitchen Cabinets? For a rookie! on 02-16-2011 at 10:42 PM
We painted the frames with a mini roller, but had someone professionally paint the doors. We
have about 60 doors and drawers and it was too big of a job for us to do. Our painter did two
coats front a...
Posted in thread: Painting and using masking tape without that nasty bleed? on 02-16-2011 at 06:41 PM
We tape then use a thin film of paintable caulk over the tape. You paint right over the caulk
and pull the tape up before it is fully dry.
Posted in thread: Paint or Stain Kitchen Cabinets? For a rookie! on 02-16-2011 at 11:10 AM
I added some moulding, beadboard and trim had mine painted with oil based paint. I would
strongly suggest having the doors and drawer fronts sprayed. It has been almost a year and a
half and they look...
Posted in thread: Reface Kitchen Cabs. options on 02-14-2011 at 08:00 AM
We had our cabinets painted with BM oil-based Satin Impervo in a cream color and we are very
pleased with the durability of the painted surfaces. It has been two years, and I have 3 boys
ages 16, 14 a...
Posted in thread: Pre Drilled Melamine 24" width? on 02-14-2011 at 07:48 AM
We will be building some shelving in a storage area. We found melamine panels at HD with holes
predrilled for shelf pegs. However we would like to make 24" wide shelves, and the melamine is
about 16" ...