I did a ton of research and ended up choosing rustoleum speciality tub and tile paint for the sink and vanity top. After thinking this one over for a few months i decided to go for it.
A fresh coat of paint will have your vanity looking as good as new and lowe s will show you how to complete this diy project in one weekend.
Painting old bathroom vanity. Thoroughly clean your vanity. First the bathroom vanity needs to be prepped for painting steps 1 4 then it can be primed and painted steps 5 7 1. Apply primer for a smooth finish and leave it to dry overnight.
Lightly sand and repeat once you have a coat of paint on the vanity frame and both the front and back of the vanity doors and everything is thoroughly dry lightly sand all of your painted surfaces and repeat the. Fill in any imperfections with wood putty then sand and wipe down the surface. A bathroom vanity makeover could be in the cards for you if you re on a budget and you re doing a bathroom renovation reusing an old vanity in a new bathroom or simply salivating over pictures of stylish vanities in a design magazine.
To prep the vanity for painting remove all of the drawers doors and hardware. This is really just to help scratch the surface so the paint. See more ideas about bathroom makeover bathrooms remodel painting cabinets.
In this distressed bathroom vanity transformation dated oak gets a face lift with bold turquoise chalk paint that has been antiqued and waxed. Apr 21 2017 explore deb grutter s board painted bathroom vanities on pinterest. I my hubby started by taking off the cabinet doors and our faux drawer on top which is just a wood panel.
The standard vanity base has been removed and replaced with classic tulip furniture legs to give the appearance of a stand alone piece of furniture to this diy vanity. Remove cabinet doors and knobs. A diy bathroom vanity makeover is not a difficult project.
I really couldn t live with the off white vanity and sink throwing off the whole vision for the bathroom. Use a screwdriver and remove the bathroom vanity doors from the hinges on the vanity and remove the knobs too. Painting your vanity is the perfect way to give your bathroom a facelift.
To breathe new life into an old wooden bathroom vanity and go from dated to contemporary consider painting it instead of replacing it. I ll admit that i used to be lazy and skipped cleaning which is a terrible idea. If your bathroom vanity is dirty and i bet you it is mine always seems to get toothpaste on it lol then you must clean it really good before you start painting it.
Then i took off the handles and very lightly gave each door front and back a light sanding. Along with painting both sides of your vanity doors and drawers remember to paint the frame of your bathroom vanity too. Okay here s the more detailed process of how to paint your bathroom vanity.
Rustoleum had two options available for this sink paint.