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Updating your home with painting techniques

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If you are intimidated by the idea of painting your own cabinets or just don’t know where to start, consider purchasing an at-home kit like this one.

Painting laminated furniture can be tricky, but if you follow this guide, you will have no problems.Much of the hesitation in redoing wood furniture at home comes from a concern about the paint.It’s true: painting over finished or varnished wood can be intimidating. Instead of cooking, dining, and hosting in the same boring, outmoded, or just plain ill-advised kitchen setting, imagine the possibilities of a fresh, beautiful new look.Each of these 25 ideas is a success story in itself.With these inspiring designs, you can feel confident that you, too, are capable of creating your own custom designer kitchen.You always have the choice to experience our sites without personalized advertising based on your web browsing activity by visiting the DAA's Consumer Choice page, the NAI's website, and/or the EU online choices page, from each of your browsers or devices.

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It may seem counterintuitive, but a great way to blend those stainless steel appliances into their surroundings is to incorporate very dark paints.

This coloring then reflects off your shiny ovens and refrigerator to seamlessly blend everything together for a cohesive look.

Sometimes wood-paneled walls can feel inescapable, but as seen here, you don’t have to be trapped any more.

Painting over wood panels in a cool and comfortable color like this lovely blue softens the look and pairs great with fresh white cupboards. You need only a bit of painter’s tape and two complementing colors, and you can create this look yourself.

It the prospect of freshening up your kitchen cabinets and furniture has you feeling overwhelmed, then this list is for you.