Our kitchen remodel is ALMOST done. We or I should say hubby (he will do the install) need to figure out the back-splash. Initially, our plan was to use a faux bronze metal tiles but now, we are not sure sure. We may just go with some sort of decorative tile.
This has been huge project but so far we are happy with the results:
Here is a picture of our original kitchen cabinets. The kitchen was definitely dated, dark and a little depressing when we moved in almost 5 years ago. First, I added texture to the walls and added a golden yellow glaze. Next, we hired someone to install our new granite counter-tops...it's black with speckles of bronze...a huge upgrade from the white Formica counter tops! All of our appliances are now black...we purchased a new black refrigerator. Then, perhaps the most taxing on me...paint the kitchen cabinets....lots of cabinets!
After I cleaned the cabinets and removed all the hardware, I applied TWO coats of an oil base primer. Then one coat of an oil base enamel paint...a cream color: