Antique white kitchen cabinets – The fine-grained maple and durability makes it a common choice for kitchen cabinets with wooden furniture, but can darken any room. If you want a brighter without using stark white look, you can update the appearance of soft maple cabinets with old white paint. Painting antique white maple cabinets is no different from any other painting of light colored wood. The use of the correct primer fills the grain of the wood and gives it a smooth canvas for the old white paint.
Paint maple antique white kitchen cabinets, Place a piece of cloth on your work area. Remove the screws holding the cabinet door and drawer pulls, handles and knobs and place the other screws. Fill a large bowl with warm water and a stream of liquid dishwashing. Place the hardware, pulls, handles and knobs in the bowl to soak. Rub the hardware in the container with an old toothbrush. Place a piece of sandpaper for an electric hand sander.
Fill a small tray with primer. Turn the doors and drawers again and add the reverse primer. Let dry. Apply another coat of primer to all surfaces and let dry. Open antique white paint. Mix with a paint stir stick until no sediment is left in the background. Paint the details and corners of cabinets, doors and drawers as he did with the primer. Fill a small tray of old paint with white paint. Reinstall the hinge hardware on antique white kitchen cabinets and doors.