How to paint a white bathroom cabinet

White bathroom cabinet – Bathrooms are one of the most private rooms in a house at the same time-but they are always in sight of all invited . If your bathroom cabinet is looking a little worn or old, you can restore it with a shiny new coat of paint, a job that will take only a weekend and enjoy for several years.

Instructions

  1. Buy paint and base white bathroom cabinet. If the furniture is made ​​of knotty wood or have stains that could ooze through the new paint applied a blocking primer. You have to choose latex paint or oil. The latex paint is an interesting option because it dries quickly, is mildew resistant, odorless and cleans up with water. Choose an enamel gloss or satin for additional durability.
  2. Prepare the work area by placing papers daily or discard on the floor and close to all furniture.
  3. Remove the doors, drawers, shelves and bathroom cabinet handles with a screwdriver.
  4. Clean all surfaces you plan to paint. Most bathroom furniture is cleaned with a multipurpose household cleaner. For heavily soiled surfaces or fats can be used disodium phosphate (TSP). The TSP is a harsh chemical, and therefore must be careful to follow your instructions use. Rinse surfaces with water and dry thoroughly.
  5. Scrape all defective or porous paint using a spatula.
  6. Fill with a spatula or mark all whole cover putty or wood pores using a putty knife. When the filler is dry, remove all excess sanding with fine sandpaper (180 grit) to smooth surface.
  7. Sand all surfaces you plan to paint, which creates a “tooth” or rough effect so that the primer and final paint to adhere properly. Use sandpaper thick 150 or 180.
  8. Remove all dust from the surfaces of the bathroom cabinet using a cleaning cloth or grid.
  9. masking tapes every surface you do not want to paint by accident.

10. Painted white bathroom cabinet with primer doors, shelves and drawers of furniture by applying a thin layer and let dry.

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