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Paint one side and the edges and allow to dry for 12 hours. Sidney Johns began her writing career in 1993 after moving to Florida.The former teacher and surgical technician worked in the home improvement industry prior to earning a Bachelor of Science in education from Indiana University.Let each coat dry thoroughly before applying the next.Once the two coats of Zinsser primer were dry, we applied two coats of Extra White semi gloss Emerald Interior paint by Sherwin-Williams.I used the same black that’s on the kitchen and front doors, except in a satin finish—Valspar’s Dark Kettle Black. It’s a little difficult to see the detail through photos (I have to bump up the exposure a bit, hence the grainy-ish pics) but it’s really lovely in person.
Today I am sharing how to paint over dark stained doors with latex paint.
After I painted the walls an almost white/super light gray shade, it just turned into the hallway of no color.
I knew I needed to do something with the cheap hollow core doors but didn’t want to break the bank. It was simple enough to do to the rest of the doors in the house.
As you can see though, the white paint looks so much fresher and cleaner than the old dark stain.
I know there are so many people out there with dark stained trim and doors that would love to update their home and this option is definitely less expensive verses replacing doors and trim.
Our house was built in the early 1970’s and slowly but surely, we have been updating the entire house.