Here’s one that’s similar to the pendants in the above photo: Are you living with oak cabinets?
Well, I mentioned to some in the comment section that we were working on staining our bathroom cabinets () to make these bathrooms look so much better.
Behr recommends using semi-gloss enamel for painting cabinets.
Installing lighting on cabinets isn’t just a practical improvement.
I realized I didn’t have any that captured the old color and look of the cabinets very well. But the picture below gives you a pretty good idea.
When I dug through all of the “before” pictures that I took before moving into our house…..I would go for something simple with more of an industrial feel to go against the traditional cabinets.New pendant lights can be a fairly inexpensive update. I’d love to give you a how-to on Staining Oak Cabinets, but I’d rather leave it to the pro’s….House (including Gel Stain details) Refacing (specific details for staining oak) Update Idea #2 – Change the Hardware (or add some) More often than not, the 1980’s / 90’s oak cabinets don’t have hardware (handles or knobs).