Kitchen & Bath: Refinished

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"Check out this beautiful kitchen we just completed! Two toned by General Finishes Seagull Gray and Queenstown Gray Milk Paints." - Sea Changes    
"A little creative thinking, lots of elbow grease and General Finishes Brushable White Enamel tinted to Alabaster took this cabinet from what looked like an afterthought to something awesome with a purpose The butcher block counter top was stained with 2 different water based stains and the finished with beeswax from mmsmilkpaint The paint went on like a dream!! The new home owners absolutely loved it!!!" - In Sweet Time    

Michele Roumayah Clark created this stunning kitchen island transformation using...

"General Finishes Alabaster for the win again! This is the most popular white by far. Turned out Ah-mazing." - Painted Pieces in Klamath Falls, OR    
"We’ve taken these cabinets from their original maple state to a new more modern look that POPS! We’ve finished this kitchen in General Finishes Perfect Gray and Brushable White Enamel!" - Goodwillhunting Lawson    
"Tiny kitchen, but what a big impact paint made on these cabinets! This is the cutest bunkhouse that I helped transform in Door County. Check out the before and after difference! Paint: Enduro Poly by General Finishes tinted to Reverent Gray." - Flipping Unbelievable    
"Holy cow this was a lot of doors!!! Over 60 pieces, 2 sprayers, and 4 onsite painters later it’s complete. This kitchen is in General Finishes Alabaster and Driftwood, such a pretty combo. Keeping the countertops was highly debatable but it’s so hard to replace nice granite and I think the cabinets really helped with making the countertops work and even the floors. The hubs did the board & batten and the homeowners did my favorite MCM matte black hardware. *Stay tuned for an update...

Subtle difference going from bright white to GF Enduro Poly tinted to Sherwin Williams Repose Gray. It’s amazing how it really warmed up the space.

"Wrapped up this kitchen makeover. Added true raised panels on the island, and refinished the cabinets in none other than General Finishes Enduro Poly tinted to Revere Pewter and Kendall Charcoal. The colors matched very well to the granite and flooring. Another happy Hollywood customer!" - Hollywood Interiors Painting, LLC   GF Enduro Poly is a spray only, high solids pigmented water based wood finish engineered for cabinets. Stock colors include a bright white and black, but can be...

Painted in GF Reverent Gray Milk Paint

"Wowza! This gorgeous kitchen was painted in the perfect shade of a creamy white called Alabaster by General Finishes. Best feeling in the world when a client enters on in to her “nearly new” transformed kitchen & gasps .... ooooo myyy goshhhh & sighs w/ pure delightment."

Sprayed in Enduro White Poly tinted to Alabaster 

"Before & After of this weeks oak kitchen! Beautiful General Finishes Alabaster Enduro Poly and new hardware for a more modern look! 2 coats of Centurion Wood Coatings 1107 1 coat of Bin Shellac 2 coats of Alabaster Enduro Poly All sprayed with Fuji Spray Q5 Platinum Gravity 3M pps system" - Bellflower Grove   GF Enduro Poly is a pigmented spray only polyurethane that's perfect for cabinets! It's tintable to any GF Milk Paint color as well as any major paint brand colors....
"A HUGE THANK you to our friend Jeanne Matug for having us in her lovely home this week refinishing her kitchen cabinets! We’ve finished these beauties in General Finishes Brushable White Enamel and Blue Moon Milk Paint! Our first time doing this combo and we ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!" - Goodwillhunting Lawson    
Before & After kitchen cabinets in General Finishes Linen water based Milk Paint!   
Fantastic kitchen cabinet makeover with General Finishes Brushable White Enamel by Laura Kleczka Fuller! Sprayed the doors and brushed or rolled the cabinet bases.    
"Check out the transformation on these kitchen cabinets! Jessica is a painter on the Flipping Unbelievable team and recently did her own kitchen. It looks amazing! She used General Finishes Enduro White Poly tinted to color match Sherwin-Williams Bungalow Beige. It’s such a great creamy color and really brightens the space! Paired with the new Champagne Bronze hardware for such a great update!" - Flipping Unbelievable   GF Enduro Poly is a pigmented water-based wood finish engineered for...

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Fluted vanity in Reverent Gray Milk Paint

"I love the cabinet transformation on this kitchen. It went from a grainy dark oak to a modern light finish. The paint color is Toque White by Sherwin-Williams but tinted in General Finishes Enduro White Poly. Paint is powerful enough to transform this kitchen by giving it a whole new look. New hardware from D. Lawless Hardware also made a huge impact!" - Flipping Unbelievable      
"Check out the kitchen repurpose I took part in! We were able to recycle these cabinets from another home remodel project to save the museum some money, and refinished them in General Finishes Blue Moon. It’s my favorite blue!!!" - Red House Reverie    
Stunning kitchen cabinet transformation with General Finishes water based Enduro Black Poly  Learn more about Black Poly in this video:
Dramatic kitchen cabinet makeover with General Finishes Linen and Basil Milk Paint.    

GF Onyx water based stain with extender and GF satin topcoat. Sprayed with 2 coats of stain (did not wipe off)  and 2 coats of topcoat. Perfectly even coverage and grain shows nicely.

Followed the GF prep; clean clean clean, light sanding. No finish removal.

Beautiful bathroom vanity facelift with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and satin High Performance Water Based Topcoat.    

Reverent Gray Kitchen Cabinets

Original oak cabinets updated with General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint and new brushed gold hardware     
Kitchen cabinet makeover in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint   Learn more about GF Milk Paint in this video:

AMAZING kitchen cabinet transformation by Anne Behling of Everly After. She took her outdated cabinets to fresh and modern with General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint.  Visit blog link below for all the details. 

Beautiful bathroom vanity update with a custom mix of General Finishes Empire Gray and Perfect Gray Milk Paint topped with High Performance Topcoat satin    

Bathroom vanity makeover with General Finishes Dark Chocolate Milk Paint, light distressing and satin High Performance Topcoat.

"The bright cabinets refinished in General Finishes Milk Paint in Alabaster really give it that chic coastal look. It’s amazing how a coat of paint can make a kitchen look so much bigger! 

Beautiful kitchen cabinet makeover with General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and High Performance Topcoat in flat 

This kitchen went from dark and boring to light and modern with GF Alabaster Milk Paint on the cabinets and Dark Chocolate on the island.

Awesome kitchen cabinet transformation with a custom mix of General Finishes Queenstown Gray + Coastal Blue Milk Paint. 

The Espresso colored, 2010 cabinets aren’t terrible but they are dark and the Alabaster really made a huge difference in lightening up the space.                     The Espresso colored, 2010 cabinets aren’t terrible but they are dark and the Alabaster really made a huge difference in lightening up the space.         The Espresso colored, 2010 cabinets aren’t terrible but they are dark and the Alabaster really made a huge difference in lightening up the space...

"A lot of elements changed for this dramatic difference - cabinet colors, wall color, lighting. This is only a part of her whole house refresh, which is all coming together beautifully! ❤ Cabinets - General Finishes Antique White and Queenstown Gray, Walls - Sherwin-Williams Colonnade Gray" 

Lovely kitchen cabinet makeover in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint by Goodwillhunting Lawson!

Where to begin.... viewing the before/after you can barely see this is the same space! The selection of GF Antique White and Driftwood Gray is the perfect combination for a bright, modern farmhouse design. Add in the gorgeous red island and this space looks as if it is straight out of a magazine!! 

Ahhhh.... the snow white dream kitchen! Who wouldn't love to shuffle into this beauty each morning for that perfect cup of coffee! These cabinets once boasted a stained and glazed Tuscan look, but the final stage of this kitchen transformation was painting the cabinets a beautiful pristine white. We all know how hard pure white can be to achieve that perfect look, but General Finishes milk paint in Snow White rose to the task! The island compliments in General Finishes milk paint in...

This house was flooded and took 2 years to rebuild into a dream home. This kitchen was raw. The client wanted a unique finish to tie in the center of this breathtaking kitchen that over looks the cove of the lake. 

Key West GF chalky finish was used to create a blue water finish to tie into the barn and tin ceiling and crisp clean white cabinets. 

This kitchen was overload of honey oak, when starting, making it outdated and dark. It was quickly modernized into a brighter space by painting the cabinets and updating the hardware. The kitchen island was painted a different color to add some contrast. 

This ordinary builder grade oak bathroom vanity has gotten an high-end makeover! I am often asked how to approach deep grain oak cabinets. My solution is embrace it! Using General Finishes Milk Paints, I created a faux gray stain that has transformed this vanity into an undeniable beauty fit for a Pottery Barn Catalog. New DLawless hardware was the perfect touch to this stunning makeover.

The bones of this kitchen are amazing, we just needed to add paint and glaze to make it brighter, and custom to the clients decor. The outer cabinets had Antique white and Van Dyke Brown glaze and the hutch and island had several layers of glaze. And when I say layers, it was 7 and that doesn’t include priming and sealing. Yikes, we sure did need an arm massage at the end of this one! 

After living with my kitchen cabinets for over 30 years, it was time for an update!  I added trim molding to the plain doors and drawers and gave everything 2 coats of General Finishes Dark Chocolate Milk Paint.  I then stenciled a subtle design inside the newly-created "panels" using General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint.  After sealing everything with 2 coats of General Finishes High Performance Top Coat in Satin, I added new knobs and pulls.  The cabinets look brand new and are such a...

Wowza was this a big one!  This is a beautiful kitchen, but the cabinets needed an update and bring some light!  Using General Finishes Anitque White Milk Paint we transformed this kitchen to be enjoyed for many year!

This is a bathroom I refinished for a client's beach home. She wanted a coastal chippy look but wanted the cabinets to be smooth to the touch and durable. 

This kitchen underwent an amazing transformation using General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. The cabinets were sanded and cleaned and prepped to a super smooth finish. Then, starting with hand rolling and brushing the base cabinets and spraying on the paint for the doors and drawer fronts in GF Antique White Milk Paint. Next, topcoating with GF High Performance Topcoat in Satin. After came the depth and detail that was brought out, using the General Finishes Pitch Black glaze. This...

his honey oak kitchen was needing some love! 


For this project, I cleaned the cupboards and doors three times using dawn and water, krud clutter, and then plain old water. Next, I sanded the wood with a 220 grit and cleaned off with rustoleum branded tack cloth. 


Because I was painting oak, I primed the cupboards with 3 coats of Kilz Stain blocking primer, with a light sand in between each coat with a 400+ grit paper. The top cupboards took 3 coats of...

Three cabinet colors in one kitchen? Why, YES, thank you!!  What a combination of colors for these 1970s kitchen cabinets! This gal is definitely not afraid of color and wanted her island to be a turquoise stunner! The upper cabinets were painted in GF white Enduro Poly in Satin. The paint was taken up past the cabinets over the old paneling to give the appearance of taller cabinets and more openness to the kitchen. Enduro custom mixed in Driftwood was the perfect color for the bottoms...