Cabinet Refinishing FAQs


Is your cabinet refinishing work guaranteed?
Yes. All work is guaranteed to be done in a professional manner. We will make sure you are completely satisfied with the finish of your cabinets.

Do you have samples of your work?
Yes. Besides extensive photos, we have sample doors, finished by us, that we encourage you to touch, feel and imagine in your home.

Can you produce a custom color?
We generally suggest Benjamin Moore colors and we can match any sample you provide in stain or paint.

Do you offer free estimates?
Yes. We will come to your home to evaluate your cabinets, suggest options, and provide a quote.

Do you provide any carpentry work?
We repair minor damage to doors and drawer fronts and make minor cabinet repairs.

How long does it take to completely finish my cabinets?
Depending on the size of the project and the type of finish, it takes as little as 2 to 3 weeks in the shop and 3 to 4 days in the home.

Are the cabinet doors removed to be finished?
The doors and, if possible, the drawer fronts and panels are removed an refinished in our shop.

Do you apply finish to the cabinet interiors?
We finish the exposed portion of frame. If there is an open cabinet or glass door cabinet, we will spray the interior if needed.

Do I need to remove the items inside my cabinets?
No. We seal the opening of each cabinet prior to preparing and spraying unless its going to be finished on the inside.

If I have additional cabinet, trim or end panels installed can you match the finish?
Yes.

Can new or different size or type of decorative hardware be installed.
Yes. We can fill old hardware holes and drill for new size or location and install the new hardware.

Can I change the hinges?
Yes. In most cases, we can drill for European style, concealed hinges. You provide them and we will install them. We can also replace the existing hinges with the same style if they’ve worn out or if a new color hinge is desired.

Are you able to replace my old doors?
Yes, we are able to provide most any style, high quality door.

Do you accept credit cards?
Yes. We accept all forms of payment, however, credit cards add 3% to the cost.

My cabinets are Oak. Will I still see the grain after they are painted?
We have a system that will fill the opened grain, such as oak. We can bring a sample door so you can see what to expect.

Contact Knoppe Cabinet Refinishing

Auburn Hills, Michigan 48326

(248) 282-4040

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