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The Ultimate Refacing an Appliance Quiz
by Staff
Tired of the fingerprints all over your stainless steel kitchen appliances? Or just in the mood to be creative, colorful and totally unconventional? Then take our quiz and learn how you can reface your appliances yourself, whether you want to paint them in bold colors or go for the standard plain white.

What is your first port of call if you want to reface a kitchen appliance?

  • the appliance's manufacturer
  • your local hardware store
  • third party panel changing kits

How much does a third-party panel-changing kit cost?

  • between $100 and $1, 000
  • between $200 and $2, 000
  • between $500 and $5,000

Where can you purchase panels to cover your appliances so that they will be integrated into your kitchen cabinetry?

  • the appliance manufacturer
  • a custom solution from your cabinet maker
  • your local hardware store

What is "Plan 3D" an example of?

  • an interior design company specializing in kitchens
  • a peel and stick appliance cover
  • a software program to help you redesign your kitchen

What temperatures can peel and stick covers withstand?

  • up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit (49 degrees Celsius)
  • up to 302 degrees Fahrenheit (150 degrees Celsius)
  • up to 392 degrees Fahrenheit (200 degrees Celsius)

What do you need for best results with peel and stick covers?

  • stainless steel products
  • white enamel products
  • patience and a steady hand

When painting a small appliance, what form of paint applicator is best?

  • the spray variety
  • the brush variety
  • the sponge variety

What is the best way to apply appliance paint?

  • Paint with a sponge.
  • Paint in thick layers.
  • Paint in thin layers.

How can you ensure the best results when painting appliances?

  • Prep very well.
  • Use only the best quality paint.
  • Hire a professional painter.

What can heat resistant paints be used on?

  • stove tops and oven sides
  • range hoods and oven sides
  • stove tops and range hoods