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Jun 13, 2013, 05:33 PM
RustyNail44
Best Way To Paint Cabinets
My wife and I are disagreeing on the best way to paint kitchen cabinets. We have both a roller and spray painter.

Which is best using a spray painter or foam roller?
Jun 13, 2013, 06:26 PM
Jaybee
Spray will give you a smoother finish but will require a little more set-up to paint. You can get a good finish with a foam roller, but it will not be as smooth as spray.


Jaybee
Jun 13, 2013, 08:43 PM
Simply_Me
Hi RustyNail44,

Since you are planning on painting your kitchen cabinets, you should first wash them well with a solution of TSP and water mixing it according to the instructions on the TSP. Follow this up with a good rinse of fresh water changing it several times, then dry thoroughly. This will remove any residual grease and oil from the cabinet surfaces and give you a clean surface for the paint to adhere.

Others may have additional suggestions.

Good Luck!

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Aug 13, 2013, 04:37 PM
Swireless2013
Spray finish is always smoother, but Purdy brushes do a nice job.