Dresser paint

zkitchAugust 8, 2012

Hi I was wondering if anyone could help I want to get these dresser an expresso brown color I tried painting ( primed it first)with a valspar java brown and it came out terrible so I went on sand and to stain and the color came out nothing like the color I want it is way to light I thinking that I should just go back to paint because it takes way to long to sand the whole thing but does anyone have a suggestion of a color or brand that I can use to paint it I am looking for a dark chocolate /expresso color thanks'!!!!!!!

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zkitch

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    Bookmark   August 8, 2012 at 4:07PM
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graywings123

I have not tried this, but look at this product from Rustoleum.

Here is a link that might be useful: Cabinet Transformer

    Bookmark   August 8, 2012 at 5:12PM
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graywings123

Oops, never mind, that product is geared to keeping the same color.

    Bookmark   August 8, 2012 at 5:15PM
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yayagal

Try the paint below BM Appalachian. It's a nice rich brown. You can google the color and then go to images and see it in real homes.

Here is a link that might be useful: Paint color

    Bookmark   August 9, 2012 at 9:58AM
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Javachik

gel stain?

    Bookmark   August 9, 2012 at 11:38AM
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zkitch

What is gel stain also when painting should I do a certain finish like eggshell or satin

    Bookmark   August 9, 2012 at 11:51AM
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zkitch

I was gonna head over to lowes or sheewim Williams and just wanted to know if anyone had a good expresso paint cOlor thanks!!!

    Bookmark   August 10, 2012 at 1:44PM
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