Episode 2: Turning Old Kitchen Cabinets Into New Beauties

DIY Nearby
by DIY Nearby
3 Materials
1 Day

After 27 years living with her plain wood kitchen cabinets, Tina was ready for a change. She had a vision for her cabinets in mind, but she didn't know how to turn that vision into a gorgeous reality, so she asked Hometalk DIYer Amber to come to her home and help her get started.
Check out Episode 2 of DIY Nearby to see how Tina, with the help of DIYer Amber, completely transformed her kitchen cabinets with an amazing technique!

What's holding you back from giving your cabinets a makeover? Share your DIY challenges with us in the comments!
Suggested materials:
  • Paint
  • Wax
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  • Judy Judy on Jun 20, 2018

    What is the paint to glaze ratio?

  • Kayla Woody Kayla Woody on Mar 13, 2021

    What dark color of paint was used after painting it white? And what was mixed with it.

  • Nancy massie Nancy massie on Apr 07, 2022

    Can cheap cabinets be redone or painted to look nice

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  • Jade Jade on Jan 20, 2019

    I am getting ready to start working on a home we just bought off a family memeber. My husbands cousin built the cabinets and island but I don’t lile the dark wood look and could use some help figuring out a way to get a beautiful farmhouse look.

  • Kathryn James Kathryn James on Aug 04, 2019

    I have two major projects my kitchen and I want to build a she shed sitting area in my bare back yard. Nothing but grass and the chicken coop. I want a deck too lol just wanna use the Bach yard.