Asked by: Tiesha Entrialgo
asked in category: General Last Updated: 28th January, 2020

Can you paint cabinets without removing hinges?

You don't have to remove the cabinet doors to repaint them, so leave them on their hinges if you're not going to replace them. However, it is easier to paint the cabinet's façade with the doors off. You can paint the hinges to match the cabinets or mask them with painter's tape to keep them as they are.

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Regarding this, can I paint cabinet hinges?

New cabinet door hinges are costly, and you can save a substantial amount of money by repainting old hinges yourself. A top-quality paint will give the hinges a professional-looking finish. Remove the hinges from the doors, using a drill. Place the screws in a small cup for safe keeping.

Furthermore, how can I cover my kitchen cabinets without paint? Transform Your Kitchen Cabinets Without Paint (11 Ideas)

  1. Cover the glass doors with window film.
  2. Tack on placements and colorful utensils.
  3. Install some molding on the top.
  4. Add some trim for an easy upgrade.
  5. Cover them with pretty contact paper.
  6. Take off the doors for open shelving.
  7. Stain your cabinets with a gel.

Also question is, can you paint over cabinets without sanding?

To paint cabinets without sanding, you'll need to use a deglosser to remove any varnish from the cabinets, and prime them to make sure the paint sticks. This is a great project for anyone who wants to update their kitchen cabinet doors and frames quickly and easily.

Should you paint hinges?

Painting a door hinge is a bad idea, as it ruins the integrity of the hinge and shortens it's life. You can have the hinge refinished or buy new hinges in the finish you want. If you must paint hinges, you can buy hinges in primer coat and paint them using a paint designed for use on metal.

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