Painted Cabinets Three Years Later – Tips, Tricks, and Lessons Learned

Painted Cabinets Three Years Later – Tips, Tricks, and Lessons Learned

If you read my previous post, you know we’re in the midst of renovating our new kitchen. We’re still working on the cabinets in the new kitchen, so I figured it was a good time to share the cabinet-painting story from our past kitchen. This is a follow-up to the Rustoleum Countertop Transformations project I posted about already. Given the success of the countertop project, I decided to give Rustoleum’s Cabinet Transformations kit a try when tackling our first kitchen almost four years ago.

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Kitchen Renovation Part 1 – The Ceiling

Kitchen Renovation Part 1 – The Ceiling

Well folks, here it is. The first project in our new house. It took less than a month to get started on a major renovation… the kitchen. Before we even moved in, I was brainstorming ways to transform this eighties throwback into our very own Scandinavian farmhouse kitchen… or at least that’s how I’m labeling it today. While I was certainly tempted to start with new appliances, I’ve had enough projects under my belt to know better. So we made our list and started at the at the top—quite literally—with the ceiling.

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Hello World

Hello World

Hello world. It’s me… Kim. As you may know, I’ve been thinking of starting a blog for some time. Well, that time is finally here. As last year came to an end, my husband and I said a bittersweet farewell to our first home. The home we poured our blood, sweat, and gallons-upon-gallons of paint into for the past three years. But with that farewell came an exciting move to start our next adventure. Josh and I traded our 1960’s suburban split-level for a 1980’s ranch on a beautiful wooded property further from the city.

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