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How Much Does it Cost to Paint Cabinets in Norfolk?

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Cabinets are always a significant part of the kitchen. They come in various sizes, styles, and designs that may reflect your lifestyle, characteristic, and personality. However, cabinets may fade with the passing of time. They may lose their original beauty and may look outdated. Years of usage and old age can make your cabinets look dingy. If your cabinets are suffering from this problem, maybe it is about time that you start a cabinet painting Norfolk project. The good thing about Norfolk cabinet painting is that your design and color options are limitless. You can choose fun colors to make your kitchen look alive, or you can choose sophisticated color and designs to give your kitchen an elegant look. Aside from the aesthetic appeal that paint can provide your cabinets, they can also act as an additional protection to prolong their life. Modern day paints also come in different purposes that will be beneficial for your kitchen cabinets. You can choose water resistant paints to safeguard your wooden cabinets from moisture and eliminate molds and mildews build up, or you may go for a fire-resistant paint.

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Cabinet painting Norfolk is an affordable alternative to cabinet refacing and refinishing. The average cost of Norfolk cabinet painting is around $1000 and will depend on the number of cabinets that you will have painted plus the time and labor that it will take. Materials used in painting cabinets like primers, brushes, paints, and sanding equipment can cost up to $200 if you purchase them yourself. Most professional painters use de-glossing agents to remove shiny paints, eliminating the need for sanding and scraping the old paints away.

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Depending on the kind of cabinets that you own, the process of painting them will vary and so will the price. For instance, customized cabinets can cost more to paint because they require significant preparatory work to make sure that the paint will adhere and it will last. The type of paint that your will use can also affect the cost of your cabinet painting Norfolk project. Most professionals use oil and water-based paints. They are used as top coats because they form a good, hard and durable surface plus they are not susceptible to much damage during their drying period. The labor cost of cabinet painting Norfolk falls around $70 to $120 depending on the design of your cabinet, size, and material.

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If you want to save cost, you may try cleaning your cabinets before your scheduled painting job. You can also scrape or sand away the old paint of your cabinet if it has been painted before. Sometimes, the preparation may occupy a significant portion of a painting job so if you can do it on your own, do it.

If you have the background and proper knowledge about cabinet painting, you may do so. However, if you are just doing it for the sake of trying and to save cost, you might want to reconsider your plan. Cabinet painting is a delicate task. You should know what kind of paint will be suitable to your cabinet material. Wrong painting procedure plus wrong paint material may not give a good result. It may lead to premature chipping, and the paint may crack. Preparation before applying a fresh coat of paint is also crucial to ensure that the paint will adhere and will give a beautiful finish.

In most cases, painters tend to detach the doors of a cabinet when applying paint to ensure that all parts of the cabinet will be painted.

Last Updated: Oct 1, 2019

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    That Cabinet Place

    Rating: 93
    801 Boush St. 
    NorfolkVA  23510
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    Julian Swain Builders Inc

    Rating: 77
    5618 E Virginia Beach Blvd. 
    NorfolkVA  23502
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    Ellis Custom Cabinets

    Rating: 59
    2708 Wyoming Ave. 
    NorfolkVA  23513
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    Tidewater Cabinetry Services

    Rating: 61
    5753 Burrell Ave.. 
    NorfolkVA  23518
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    Jack Carter Cabinet

    Rating: 59
    1831 Lindsay Avenue. 
    NorfolkVA  23504
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    Dominion Cabinets And Flooring

    Rating: 62
    3200 Lafayette Blvd.. 
    NorfolkVA  23509