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Kitchen face lift

Discussion in 'Showcase - show us your work.' started by RonyT, Oct 15, 2020.

  1. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    From a drab looking cream coloured lichen to a more up to date look.

    Benjamin Moore Scuff-x Eggshell in Hudson Bay CC-810 on the bottom, Stone White 2120-70 on the top and Aura Chantilly Lace in the walls.

    REALLY like the off/grey white of Stone White !

    New handles etc hadn’t turned up so couldn’t fit them for the finish shot.

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  2. Dellboy

    Dellboy PPS Master Craftsman PPS Painter Bar Member

    Very nice work mate :thumbup:
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  3. YTS 83'

    YTS 83' PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Lovely work Rony! Did you spray or hand paint the frame? Re the colour, the creamy greys are popular at the mo. I’m doing one now in Edgecomb grey, very similar to yours.
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  4. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Thank you :doff:

    Thank you :doff:
    Frames around the doors n draws (which I’d completely forgot to price in:facepalm:) were sprayed offsite along with most of the kitchen. (208 and 308 FFLP tips)
    8 side panels, the insides of the glass units and a few other bits were done by hand in situ.

    Stone Grey isn’t really creamy, it’s almost like pumice but lighter with a teeny tiny hint of blue.
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  5. crj

    crj PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Looks great mate

    Is that with the sprayman gxff ? A gallon of each colour ?
  6. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Ta our kid :doff:

    With Spaymans Frankenstein GX21FF. Used about 3/4 gal of Stix and got a gallon each of Scuff-x. Prob used about 3/4 of each for two coats
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  7. barry

    barry PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Hi Tony @RonyT . A lovely job. Was it single handed? Approx number of man days? :doff:
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  8. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Thanks Barry

    The kitchen itself took 3 days including lid, walls and tuning trim from stained wood to white. Approx 1 day to prep and hand paint all the bits left. 5 days to take apart, prep and spray and refit. I had my nephew in as a lackey for 3 days just helping out
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  9. barry

    barry PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Speedy Bee . Well played that man
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  10. grumpyvandriver

    grumpyvandriver PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Looks really really nice there !

    Just a shame these kitchen designers and fitters don’t come up with something better than dust traps on the top of the units.
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  11. Wayners

    Wayners I Taut I Taw A Puddy Tat Bar Member

    Yeah. Lining paper and swapped every so often on the unit tops
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  12. White Spirit

    White Spirit PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Nice work:thumbsup:.

    Out of curiosity, how come you don't spray the side panels etc? Is it too much hassle to mask?
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  13. keef

    keef keef Bar Member

    It pains me to say it @RonyT but thats a well done from me:thumbup:
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  14. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Thank you Grumps.

    yes that’s always baffled me. The crud up there especially around the cooker with the grease is unreal, even in the cleanest of kitchens :spew:

    Thank you.

    Pretty much just that reason. If the house was empty or the kitchen wasn’t being used I would probably spray it as I could leave the masking until done. If you zoom in on the cooker, there are two pillars either side which would mean the cooker should have to be masked.

    hahaha, thank you Keef
  15. mistcoat

    mistcoat Colour Changing Cowboy Staff Member PPS Painter Bar Member

    That is a really nice colour, @RonyT Smashing job by you as always mate! :fullten:
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  16. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    It wasn’t without a few headaches as you know but thank you Boss.

    Funny thing about the colours, I chose them as they couldn’t decide ! They really loved it.
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  17. Bobbones

    Bobbones PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Great job mate:doff:
    Glad it all
    Came together for u
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  18. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Thank you mate :winky:
  19. greenbank

    greenbank PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Tidy job, hurdle well taken :yes:
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  20. RonyT

    RonyT PPS Master Craftsman Bar Member

    Thank you :doff:

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