How to update old complete kitchen

How to update old complete kitchen

Your complete kitchen has taken ordinary-looking exterior eventually. Most often in old furniture facades "suffer". You can order new doors and table-top in the firm specializing in production of furniture for kitchen to order. And you can dream up and apply the construction skills.

It is required to you

  • - new ready facades;
  • - tape measure;
  • - screw driver;
  • - drill;
  • - rotangovy cloth;
  • - scissors;
  • - rails;
  • - furniture stapler;
  • - small furniture carnations without hats;
  • - hammer;
  • - brush;
  • - acrylic lacquer;
  • - abrasive paper.


1. Get new facades. Take the measurements of doors of old complete kitchen. As a rule, separate parts – shelves, facades - can be bought from modular furniture in hardware store. If necessary at once look after new loops and handles.

2. Drill facades special round nozzle on drill. Screw new loops and fix doors in lockers. Attach new handles.

3. Decorate old facades rotangovy cloth. Calculate how many meters of rattan you need to get, having measured for this purpose front part of doors. The cloth is on sale in the form of ready rolls, certain length and width. And also it can be bought on cut, what will be much more economical.

4. Put roll of rotangovy cloth in bathtub and well spill cool water. Leave for half an hour that it has become impregnated with moisture. The wet rattan slightly increases in sizes. After fixing on facades and full drying the cloth will stretch as drum.

5. While the rattan becomes wet, prepare rails which on perimeter you will press cloth to kitchen facades. Pick up coloring for frame so that it harmoniously looked with new finishing and fitted into surrounding kitchen interior. The rail can cover with acrylic lacquer of different flowers.

6. Apply varnish on wooden rails and dry. Having run hand over the painted surface, you will feel roughness. Take fine-grained abrasive paper and well grind preparation. Then again varnish and walk nazhdachka. In order that the rail became smooth, you need to put 3 or 4 water-based varnish coats.

7. Get rotangovy cloth from bathtub and roll it on floor. Transfer to it the necessary sizes from facades. You can close completely doors rattan or decorate with it only the middle.

8. Cut out preparation scissors from rotangovy cloth. Attach them on kitchen facades by means of the furniture stapler. Try to have paper clips at the edges, then they will be closed by rail.

9. Place rails in the miter box and saw corners under 45 degrees. Then the frame will have beautiful joints at facades. Blot the sawn sites with brush with acrylic lacquer.

10. Beat rails to facades furniture carnations without hats.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team