From the curtains to the cabinets to the vinyl flooring it was time to bring this kitchen into the 21st century. This is probably the 80s kitchen that most of you remember.
And yes susan tells us painting the melamine worked the brush strokes even look like wood grain she says.
1980 kitchen cabinets. You can call us old fashioned but we d love to be transported back to the days of laminated and occasionally rather ugly kitchen cabinets if only because it brings back some lovely memories from our childhood. I ve looked at two drawers and while they don t have a name they both have a logo that looks like double bs the letter b that is in a script st. If so they could be stripped and stained and new solid wood doors stained to match.
See more of our best kitchens here then take a look at kitchens from the 60s 70s 90s and 00s. The 1980s produced kitchens that ran the gamut from kitsch to cool. These differences are visible even with many coats of paint.
Are the face front of the cabinet boxes solid wood. The kitchen pictured at the top of this post and above is from planning remodeling kitchens bathrooms published in 1988. Kitchen interior designs have of course changed over the years with some styles now been regarded as antiquated or out of date.
I read that the manufacturer s name might be on the back of the cabinet drawers. Another blast from the past is that giant microwave which you can see top left. However from the way the grain looks i think the cabinet front face is.
Yes they really are pinkish. The two materials these 80 s kitchen cabinets are made from take paint differently. Specifically she used rust oleum cabinet transformations to give her 1980s melamine kitchen cabinets a new retro modern vibe.
1980s kitchen cabinets reface or 86 em. Amazing how modern those 1980s kitchen cabinets look when painted out. Comments 6 it is very difficult to refinish veneer without accidentally going through it.
See more ideas about kitchen remodel kitchen design remodel. Yuck the previous owners had painted the cabinets already but they used two different colors and so when we moved in i wanted to repaint them to be just one color. Honey oak cabinets white tile countertops and backsplash.
What a fantastic modern update. The melamine is super smooth but the oak has large pores and open grain. Caitlin and her husband knew from the start that they would be renovating their kitchen that was stuck in the 1980s.
I m trying to find out who made the kitchen cabinets in my 1980s house. When we came across this kitchen remodel on home talk it instantly felt familiar. We have 1980 s pink oak builder grade cabinets.
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