Thermofoil Cabinet Doors Peeling
We re not financially ready for a total re do.
Thermofoil cabinet doors peeling. If the mdf itself is bulging or is in any condition other than completely flat and smooth there is really no point in trying to repair the cabinets. Our cabinets were in very good shape so i felt good about painting them. Unfortunately delamination and peeling is a problem encountered by many who own thermofoil cabinets. If your cabinet doors are in really rough shape peeling you may want to consider having new doors made.
I am contemplating removing thermofoil just from one cabinet door as it is 50 peeled off but leaving it on the other 6 or 8 doors and drawers. Our house is about 17 years old and the kitchen cabinets have thermofoil doors. Do you have peeling thermofoil cabinets. Apply a liberal amount of contact cement to the thermofoil and the surface you want the.
If the cabinet boxes are in good shape but cabinet doors are peeling your best bet is to purchase new cabinet doors. Peeling white thermafoil cabinet door and drawer front our kitchen is about ten years old and we have one 15 cabinet door and one 27 drawer front that the thermofoil is peeling at the seems. The best way to handle this problem once you have glued down and fixed peeled areas is to protect some of these areas such as the top portion of cabinet doors and drawer fronts with a cabinet hero. After the 2 coats of primer and 2 coats of paint i am planning do you think the door without the thermofoil will blend with the doors that have thermofoil on them and look more or less same similar.
The surface on many of the drawers has started peeling off and the cabinet doors closest to the oven and over the toaster have begun to melt. Brush off any excess dirt or particles from the underside of the peeling thermofoil using your hand. The shell can become brittle over time separating from. Our company specializes in repairing and fixing thermofoil doors and drawer fronts that are peeling and.
How to glue thermofoil cabinets. I have a fabulous handy guy. Thermofoil cabinets have a thin layer of vinyl covering mdf.