Painting a waxed oak kitchen in Great Doddington, Northamptonshire

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington

I received a call back in the summer of 2016 from a lady in Great Doddington. Her husband had made a beautiful oak kitchen and had finished it with wax. Her concerns were particularly regarding the wax and furthermore if it could be painted. Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington

Site visit

Firstly, I made a site visit as it was close to where I live. I secondly discussed the process and it was agreed that I would do the doors in my workshop. This obviously minimises any disruption.

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington Northamptonshire

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington Northamptonshire

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington Northamptonshire

In cases like the one above, first and foremost that the wax is clearly removed. I use certain products that additionally help the process. The adhesion primer gives a great primer coat after the initial prep. Like anything preparation is pivotal, especially on projects like this. Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington Northamptonshire

The client decided on a light grey. This has furthermore given the kitchen a complete new feel. Fresh and bright was what the client wanted. Using these colours certainly does that! cabinet painter Northamptonshire

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington

In conclusion the remaining drawer fronts were left off as the clients husband wanted to possibly change some detail on them. The new granite looks absolutely stunning against the new paintwork. The handles were also put through the dishwasher and came up a treat! cabinet painter Northamptonshire

All in all another fantastic transformation to this dark looking kitchen. Anything is possible when it comes to projects like this. Even a waxed kitchen poses no hurdles.

If you live in or around Great Doddington and are considering painting your kitchen. Please get in touch. The process is quite painless and the kitchen can be used as normal during painting. If you could email some photos to me of each cabinet run like the ones above. I will get a quote to you within 24 hrs.

Many thanks for reading this short blog.

Kitchen cabinet painter Great Doddington

 

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