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D'franco Painting & Wallpaper – Elgin, Geneva, St. Charles, Chicagoland

Do you know how to clean cabinets before you paint them? Odds are the answer is no. But if you are thinking of painting your kitchen cabinets, then one of the most important things you can spend your time on is How to clean your kitchen cabinets before you paint them!  Thanks for checking out…

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There are many ways to remodel your kitchen. There are many expenses when remodeling your kitchen too! Save money remodeling your kitchen by painting cabinets. So how do you save money when remodeling Kitchen? The 1st is to keep what you have if you can- that means painting your kitchen cabinets. Thanks for reading our…

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Water is the biggest enemy of wood cabinetry. But there is some good news- repairing water damaged cabinets is possible! Hi David Cook, coming at you once more with a problem almost everyone has with the wood cabinets in their home: water damage. Water damage does not mean a water pipe broke. Most of the…

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If you are thinking of painting your cabinets or having them painted, then you are asking, “What paint should be used to paint my cabinets?” I am David Cook, owner of D’franco Painting & Wallpaper, and I just wanted to get you some information about cabinet paint to help make your decision about cabinet paint…

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If you have Maple Cabinets in your kitchen, you may be asking yourself… Can maple cabinets be painted white? Maple cabinets look great. They are very sturdy, and their finishes can withstand the wear and tear in a high traffic area. Once a maple cabinet has been finished, it can be very difficult to change…

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Are you tired of your glazed cabinets? Then it is time to consider painting over glazed cabinets. We have just completed painting a kitchen in Downers Grove, IL where the kitchen cabinets were antique white with a black glaze. The homeowner and the designer decided to go solid white to give the kitchen a whole…

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So you have oak cabinets, eh? If you have a home that was built in the last 20 years you most likely have traditional wood cabinets. You have painted everything else in your home. You may have even replaced your countertops in your kitchen, but you still have traditional wood stained cabinets. Am I right…

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Get Rid of Your Traditional Stained Oak Cabinets Today  If you have kitchen cabinets that have been in your house since the home was built, odds are you have oak cabinets.  They were great when they were installed (20 years ago) but now you ask- “Can I paint my Oak Cabinets.” The answer as I…

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Should I Paint My Cherry Cabinets? Maybe you should ask are you ready to paint your Cherry Cabinets? If you are like many of our customers in the Chicagoland area, such as Elgin, you have a home that has wood cabinets. If you have solid wood cabinets such as cherry and you are not happy…

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If you have wood cabinets, the question may have entered your mind- “What will my cabinets look like painted?” Here is a video we put together using a time-lapse camera to show all we do to prepare, clean, prime, and paint kitchen cabinets. You will see how we tape off the walls, we cover the…

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