Updating kitchen cabinets with crown molding

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Three-inch, primed composite crown molding with a dentil design costs as little as $20 for 8 feet.

It’s easiest to add molding when you’re repainting cabinets; that way you’ll get a perfect match.

If you order matching wood molding from your cabinet’s manufacturer, be prepared for a color difference between new molding and older cabinets.

Natural wood cabinets (especially cherry) will darken with age.

Mary LOVES crown molding and had previously replaced tons of it in other room of both of their homes, the old one and the new one.

She particularly likes deep/tall crowns for the finished look they give not only walls, but also as it turns out, the cabinetry in the kitchens of both domiciles.

So, you can change the look of a 2-door, 30-inch-by-24-inch cabinet (about 5 square feet of glass) for between and .

Once, the only way to shed light on kitchen tasks was by hard-wiring -- an expensive and messy task.

For laminate and melamine finishes, be sure to rough up the surface with 150-grit sandpaper, and apply a good bonding primer before topping it off with the color of your choice.

Crown molding adds a touch of class to the tops of tired cabinets for less than you’d expect.

Not all cabinet doors are candidates for a changeover, however.

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