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How to hire a cabinet refinisher

YOUR NO BS GUIDE TO HIRING A CABINET REFINISHER/PAINTER   Unlicensed “cheap” painter Can't be held responsible Less expensive Very risky Licensed (Expensive?) Painter Reputation is on the line Better communication Quality guaranteed Every painting company out...

The cabinet refinishing process

What is the cabinet refinishing process? This is where most of the trouble comes from. In reality, painting is literally 90% preparation and 10% painting. If the preparation isn’t done correctly, you’re going to have a lot of problems in the future. Sadly, preparation...

How much does Cabinet refinishing cost?

HOW MUCH DOES CABINET REFINISHING COST?   Home Advisor actually has a pretty good write up on the cost to paint and refinish cabinets. BUT be aware, you’ll be very disappointed if you try and get an estimate without reading the fine details of their article. To...

What is cabinet refinishing?

WHAT IS CABINET REFINISHING? Cabinet refinishing simply means you’re changing the color or the finish of the cabinets. It’s when you take those old dusty grandma cabinets and spice them up a little. It usually involves paint, but can also be done by staining, glazing,...

How to Paint Cabinets

DIY Cabinet Painting GUIDE   In this step-by-step guide, you’ll learn how to successfully transform your cabinets. A little about us. Colorito is a cabinet refinishing company located in the Phoenix Metro area of Arizona. We've been in the business since 2015....

2 Kitchen cabinet painting before and afters

About the project We love these transformations where we take something that looks okay and make it look immensely better. This project in Cave Creek was done in Sherwin-William's high build lacquer. We're really loving how it looks after a little tender loving care...

2 New kitchen cabinet painting projects!

About the project This was an awesome modern cabinet painting project that we completed in Paradise Valley this week. The homeowner was really happy with how it turned out and we were too! Project cost: $4,400 Turnaround time: 3 daysThe colors were a little all over...

3 Recent cabinet painting transformations in Phoenix

About the project This was a really fun project we did in Phoenix Arizona. This project was done in Lacquer and includes a 10 year full warranty on the work. The panels behind the stand alone cabinets was upgraded (not included in the price). The light colors go...

4 Biggest Causes of Peeling Cabinet Paint

Why Paint Peels   To kick things off, let's learn how paint peels. Once we have an understanding how it peels, we'll talk about the biggest causes of peeling. First, to understand how paint peels--you need to know how it sticks. Paint is really just finely...