Does painting kitchen countertops work. I painted my countertops a little over a year ago and i get asked many times how its holding up so i decided it might be helpful if i made a video so everyone could see. I love how it turned out. Throughly clean the countertops making sure to wipe up any leftover dust and debris. I now love my kitchen and so do my guests.
If youre a seller who wants to do a quick n dirty update to kitchen countertops without investing in new cheap laminate ones that will most likely be torn out upon the sale of the house. Before you think about replacing your dated laminate countertops entirely consider painting kitchen counters to improve their style quotient for less. This kitchens ambiance was dated by its swirling brown laminate countertops although the surface was in excellent shape. It made the biggest difference in my kitchen and now my kitchen looks like a cute country kitchen just by painting my very ugly hard ward.
The former owners painted the cabinets white which i just updated white and put down peal and stick flooring. Hgtv star chip wade has the perfect solution for your 80s90s kitchen. Be sure to get in the corners and on the top ledge of the back of the counter any left behind dust can keep the paint from sticking to the countertop. If yours isnt repair any chips or dents with two part epoxy putty before starting but dont try to install countertop transformations over buckling peeling or bubbling laminate.
For more follow the hashtag rachaelrayshow. But when cost and other factors are an issue painting kitchen countertops might also be a viable option providing a middle ground between replacing the countertop and dealing with it for the time being. After it dries wipe the surface with your hand if any dust remains clean it again.