Every time you gaze at your kitchen cabinets, you imagine your family and houseguests noticing the stains, scratches, scuffs, and food particles. How embarrassing! But refinishing the cabinets is the way to address this anxiety.

You might not have the budget to replace your cabinets with new ones, but that’s all right. If your cabinets are structurally stable, refinishing them might be a better idea than replacement.

As you read through the cabinet refinishing benefits we list here, start thinking about how you want yours to look once the work is complete. Why should you consider refinishing cabinets? Let’s find out.

Benefit 1: Refinishing Cabinets Refreshes Your Kitchen

Whatever paint or stain color you choose, refinishing your cabinets sure to be the difference you’ve been wanting. Make sure to hire professionals, though. DIY cabinet refinishing can quickly devolve into your worst nightmare.

With over 15 years in the business, we’ve seen many kitchen cabinets and done our best work to make them better than ever before. And who doesn’t want the most beautiful cabinets?

Benefit 2: It Restores The Cabinets’ Beauty

Once we’ve removed the old paint of finish and sanded your cabinets down to the wood or other base material, all those ugly stains and scratches will be nothing more than an unpleasant memory.

Once we’ve stained or repainted them (maybe even with some faux finishing), your newly refinished cabinets will renew all your homeowner’s pride.

Benefit 3: It Saves You Money

Various home remodeling sites list the cost of refinishing cabinets from hundreds to thousands of dollars. That doesn’t say much. But it’s because the cost of cabinet refinishing varies.

It depends on factors such as:

  • The size of the cabinets and total area they cover
  • Labor
  • Materials
  • Any extra details you might request

If you would like to know a more specific price for our cabinet refinishing work, just let us know, and we’ll write up a quote specific to your situation.

Benefit 4: It Adds Value to Your Home

For nearly every home buyer today, the kitchen is the first room they ask to look at. They want to see only the newest fixtures, furnishings, and appliances.

That’s why refinishing the cabinets is such a terrific idea. You have enough moving expenses to deal with. Why add the cost of new cabinets?

Benefit 5: It Gives You an Incentive to Clean the Cabinets on the Inside

When was the last time you cleaned out your kitchen cabinets? Really cleaned them? We mean tossing out old food and junk items and then wiping the walls and shelves with a mild household cleanser.

What Do You Think of Your Kitchen Now?

As you can see, there are some compelling reasons for refinishing cabinets in your home. So don’t ignore the damage and grime that has been building up over the years.

And, whatever you do, don’t go out and buy new cabinets—at least not until you see what we can do by refinishing yours and, thus, saving you a good deal of money in the process.

We’re Stephen James Painting, and we believe there are many reasons to refinish cabinets that are otherwise in good condition. Contact us for a quote today.