Thanks for joining in the discussion @lellodo81. It's fantastic to have you join us.
Let me tag @craftyhopper for you to see if they might like to share their thoughts about how they would tackle your kitchen hutch project. I'm sure the likes of @MitchellMc, @Peggers and @redracer01 would also be happy to help.
Welcome to the Bunnings Workshop community. We're looking forward to seeing how you can transform this piece of furniture.
thats going to be a great project! Can’t wait to see it all finished.
If you like the distressed look you might want to paint it white first, then a colour and use sand paper to take off the top layer and bring the white through.
I’d use a chalk paint for this project.Rust-Oleum have a good one.
@MitchellMc I have a future project I'm just getting my head around. I want to repaint a dresser that's currently a dark brown laminate - so hard sanding is not an option. I was going to use a Zinsser primer to stop the colour bleeding. Should I maybe do a coat of this Dulux precision max adhesion primer first and then the Zinsser primer coats? The end colour that I want is white.
Welcome to the Bunnings Workshop community. Thank you for joining the discussion and sharing your proposed upcycle project.
I understand your idea of using the Dulux 1L White Precision Maximum Strength Adhesion Primer. It is a very good plan as the Dulux Primer will be ideal to use on the unsanded surface of the furniture. The Zinsser 1L Bulls Eye 1-2-3 Undercoat Primer Sealer Stain Blocker will provide stain blocking and give you a neutral surface to paint over.
Would it be possible for you to post a photo of the furniture to give us a better idea of its current condition. This will allow our members to see it and provide a more informed recommendation. Please keep us updated, we look forward to seeing the start of your project.
If you need more advice or information, please let us know.
Love this, great work @craftyhopper!
I've been wanting to do something similar to my buffet but I've been wanting to paint it a charcoal grey colour do you think this will look ok?
I think it would look great! Seen lots of great colour combinations used. Would love to see how you get on 😊
Welcome to the Bunnings Workshop community @Kirsty3. It's fabulous that you've decided to join us, and I'm pleased to see that you've taken inspiration from this project.
Like @craftyhopper, I'd be really keen to follow along with your project and see the results. It would be amazing if you started a discussion to document your project, as I trust our other members would like to follow along too. We all love a good before and after transformation!
Please let us know if you need any assistance, as we're all here to help.