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Faux painting methods for kitchen cabinets and walls include sponging, color washing and stenciling. These methods achieve different looks, such as country, antique, distressed and cracked, without having to pay hefty fe... More »

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The advantages of using faux finishes on kitchen cabinets are affordability, limitless customization and little maintenance. Also, the process is usually environmentally friendly. The transformation is normally spectacul... More »

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There are many options for paining kitchen cabinets, and, when used correctly, neutral colors, such as white, gray and beige, can make simple yet noticeable improvements, as can dark colors and lighter tones. For many ki... More »

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Estimating how much money it will cost to reface kitchen cabinets involves calculating the number of doors and panels to be worked on and measuring the sizes of the cabinets. The cost of replacing drawers, molding and ve... More »

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