How to Turn an Old Cabinet Into a Beachy Statement Piece
This cabinet went from blah and boring to totally beachy. HGTV Magazine shows you how.
Remove the shelves and the glass from the doors, and set aside. Remove and discard any fretwork.
Using a cat’s paw, pry off the backboard and set aside. Unscrew and discard the knobs and pulls.
Sand the cabinet and shelves, and fill in any holes with patching compound, such as Ready Patch. Let dry, then sand again. Wipe off dust with a tack cloth. Prime the entire cabinet, including the shelves and backboard. Let dry.
Paint the cabinet and the shelves, and let dry. Apply wallpaper to the backboard.
Nail the backboard into place, then replace the shelves. Drill new holes for hardware and attach. Replace the glass.