Posts Tagged: Refinish

Trigg Beach House Kitchen Facelift Saved Thousands of Dollars

Whether you’re looking for a kitchen that is on trend or timeless, a professional contractor can transform your dated kitchen and turn it into a modern gourmet space. Don’t toss out the good with the bad, at Dianella Polishing we thrive to work with your existing structure, giving your kitchen a very affordable, cost effective new look.

When Merilyn Elson was tired of her thermo foil coating peeling off her kitchen cupboards, she called around to get a quote for getting her cupboard doors repainted. That’s when Dianella Polishing came on the scene.

A whole new look pulled off with a simple re-paint

Our Kitchen Renovation Expert, Trevor Skeels went out to meet with Merilyn and her husband at their Trigg beach house. The lovely couple were concerned they’d have to pay for a whole new kitchen, when they showed Trevor the problem. Their kitchen was well appointed and besides the vinyl peeling from the doors, it was in great condition.

Trevor advised the couple to leave the structure of the kitchen untouched. The kitchen was nicely designed, offered plenty of cupboard space and a great layout. Instead of a full kitchen makeover, our consultant pulled off a whole new

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Kitchen Cabinets: Time to Replace, Reface, or Refinish?

Installing Cabinets When it’s time for a change, what should you do — replace, reface or refinish your kitchen cabinets? Making the right choice will save you time, money and hassle. Here’s a breakdown of each option, so you can make the decision that’s right for you.


Replacing kitchen cabinets means ripping out the old cabinet drawers, doors and boxes and getting all new ones. This complete kitchen makeover will take the most time and money to complete.

This option is ideal for homeowners looking for a new kitchen layout or design. It gives the most flexibility for changes and upgrades. If a kitchen is very old or in bad shape, a replacement kitchen may be necessary. Keep in mind that when replacing a kitchen, the kitchen won’t be useable for a period of time. Have your favourite pizza shop on speed dial.

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Refacing kitchen cabinets, means replacing the doors and drawers but keeping the boxes.

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