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Project by Moron posted 931 days ago 971 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Same kitchen, just re-faced. The old doors were given away, retro plastic laminate super heavy, super ugly….replaced with rift sawn white oak, book matched and sequenced.

For any one in the business, re-facing is simple quick with a healthy profit margin. It’s appealing to the consumer as it’s about 1/3 the cost of replacing the kitchen. You (in most cases ) just refinish the old doors where the stains and coatings are “tired” looking. Had great results with conversion varnishes avoiding the perils of coating compatibility

Cheers

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso





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kaschimer

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#1 posted 931 days ago

very nice! I love the long handles. Gives it a very contemporary look.

-- Steve, Michigan - "Every piece of work is a self portrait of the person who accomplished it - autograph your work with excellence!" - Author unknown

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Buckshot10

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#2 posted 931 days ago

what did you do about the face frames or did you just replace those as well

-- -------Justin, Duncan, OK

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 931 days ago

A big change ,it looks great. Refacing cabinets can be a good profit center.

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Moron

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#4 posted 931 days ago

Thank you for the kind words

@Buchshot10………they are euro cabinets there for no face framing

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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ShopTinker

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#5 posted 930 days ago

Wow, what a transformation! I can’t guess how much of the change is due to the paint. It defiantly has an impact. The new stove top and frig change the look as well. The new cabinet doors look great. Add all the changes together and it’s quite dynamic.

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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