Painting or refinishing your kitchen cabinets using a faux painting technique or simply painting your kitchen is much less expensive then replacing or re-facing your kitchen cabinets.
You and your family spend more time in the kitchen than any other room in your home. It is the place you entertain. Be proud of your kitchen again with an updated look by refinishing the cabinets with a look that you love.
A Faux finish will give your kitchen cabinets a very unique look. If you're looking to sell your home, updating your kitchen cabinets by repainting them is one of the better ways of spending any remodeling dollars that you may have set aside for these types of projects. An updated kitchen is one of the biggest selling factors that home buyers are looking for.
When Macaluso Custom Design paints or faux paints kitchen cabinets it is a very durable finish. The artists at Macaluso Custom Design have many years of experience painting kitchen cabinets and they never skip steps when it comes to faux finishing. There may be as many as nine steps involved in some faux finishing techniques. Skipping steps in the process results in chipped kitchen cabinet paint. Painters not experienced with this type of work (and looking to make some quick money) may not be as patient or as thoughtful and may skip steps.
If you as a customer desires and old world look Macaluso Custom Design has hundreds of samples in their portfolio that they can show you. If you are on a tight timeline and are looking to sell your home we also offer some less complicated finishes that won't be as time-consuming and make good use of remodeling budget.
Custom Kitchen Cabinets
Macaluso Custom Design and the team members who faux paint kitchen cabinets do so all by hand. Team members work on site utilizing the customer’s garage. We keep all of the cabinet drawers and doors in the garage which will be our work space for the week. During this process customers are still able to use their kitchens and cooking meals is still possible. At the end of every workday the team members will clean up and make sure that the kitchen is ready for an email time preparation. When preparing kitchen cabinets the team members use a very light sanding technique so the mess is very minimal. The service is prepared using a variety of steps so the faux finishing products adhere to the cabinets.
Faux finishing and faux painting is a layering process. The technique provides a rich looking depth to kitchen cabinetry. If customers who now have white cabinets wish to have a stained look cabinets Walls by Macaluso can meet those needs. This is also a good technique for fireplace mantles made out of particleboard.
A typical size kitchen takes approximately 10-12 business days to faux finish. Painting cabinets may take less time.
When choosing a professional to faux finish your kitchen cabinets the most important thing you should be looking for is experience. Creativity is also an important part of the process. Customer should be able to view a variety of photo faux finish samples as well as see photographs kitchen cabinets that have been painted.
Kitchen Cabinets with Faux Painting Detail
Macaluso Custom Design is all about detail. We bring consistency to every kitchen cabinet we paint. Kitchen cabinets need to match. This will be difficult to an inexperienced painter due to the nature of faux finishing and the technique. We will present any customer looking to paint or faux finish kitchen cabinets with a portfolio of past clients and references. And untrained faux painter will more than likely skip steps in the techniques which will lead to the paint on your kitchen cabinets chipping. Each one of our techniques and each one of our looks has a set number of steps. If while interviewing other phone finishers they say that all of their faux finishing techniques take 4-5 steps - buyer beware. Applying a simple stain to kitchen cabinets will take four steps. Walls by Macaluso only uses professional products in their faux painting work. The big box stores do not carry professional faux finishing products.
When you want your kitchen cabinets refinished or faux finished right contact or call the professionals at Macaluso Custom Design. Their experience and creative team members will create a unique and lasting faux painting look to remodel your kitchen cabinets and make them new again.