Question: How Do You Antique White Cabinets??

  • Clean Cabinets. Put on a pair of rubber gloves and wipe cabinet faces with a damp rag to remove surface dirt.
  • Sand Edges. Using a sanding block wrapped in 80-grit sandpaper, sand raised edges and corners of each cabinet door and/or opening.
  • Apply Antiquing Glaze.
  • Smooth Finish.
  • Darken Edges.
  • Remove Excess Glaze.

How do you antique paint cabinets?

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets to Look Antique

  1. Deciding The Base Color:
  2. Choosing The Antique Stain Color:
  3. Clean The Cabinet:
  4. Prep the doors.
  5. Clean – Dampen some cotton rags and wipe the cabinet faces to remove any surface dirt.
  6. Sand – Smooth down the cabinet surface until the wood underneath looks dull.
  7. Sanding The Edges:
  8. Paint The Base Color:

How do you antique white finish on wood?

How to do it

  • Step 1 Prep the Surface. Place your piece on top of a drop cloth and lightly sand the wood to create a rough surface.
  • Step 2 Apply Base Paint. Using your darkest shade of paint, apply a first coat to the furniture.
  • Step 3 Create a Paint Wash.
  • Step 4 Apply Top Layer.
  • Step 5 Distress Edges.

What kind of paint do you use to paint cabinets?

Here are seven cabinet paint brands that you can count on to produce a rock-hard, smooth, self-leveling surface.

  1. Farrow & Ball Full Gloss Paint.
  2. Benjamin Moore Advance Interior Satin Paint.
  3. Fine Paints of Europe Eurolux Acrylic Paint.
  4. Valspar Cabinet Enamel Semi-Gloss Latex Interior Paint.

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