How To Paint Cabinet Hardware For An Updated Look

Are you looking for a simple way to make your cabinet doors look brand new? Sometimes you can get a modern feel by simply adding fresh paint to the original hardware.

Learn everything you need to know about spray painting your cabinet hardware. This DIY painting idea can be done for under $10 and in just a few minutes!

Spray Paint Bonding Primer Spray Paint Deglosser


The first thing is to remove the hardware from your cabinets.

Step 1

The best way to clean it is with Dawn dish soap and clean water. You can also use a green Scothbrite pad to roughen the surface so the primer will adhere better.

Step 2

Wipe down with a deglosser. No matter what we are painting we always prep the surface by putting Krud Kutter on it. Let the hardware fully dry.

Step 3

You can spray them in a large cardboard box. Just make sure you are able to fully spray all surfaces of the hardware.

Step 4

Cover all surfaces of your hardware with the spray bonding primer. Let dry.

Step 5

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