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Protective Finish on New Cabinets?

Posted by MeMcG (My Page) on
Wed, Sep 19, 12 at 0:15

Does anyone put wax, furniture polish or other treatment on their new kitchen cabinets to help them stay nice? I'm now very concerned about splashing, etc. Any suggestions? Thanks!


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RE: Protective Finish on New Cabinets?

If you have a good quality finish system from the manufacturer, adding gunk on top of it will actually damage the finish, not protect it. A plain bit of soap and water cleanup is all that is needed.


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RE: Protective Finish on New Cabinets?

Thank you. I had never heard any mention of applying a coating, but I just thought I'd check to see what others are doing. Thanks again.


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RE: Protective Finish on New Cabinets?

Most kitchen cabinets are finished with a post-catelyzed conversion varnish. All that is ever recommended is lukewarm water and a dash of soap.
The only problem I could see if the cabinets are put in place before the cabinets cured.


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