Tommy Mac Discussions › Forums › Fix-it Forum: Home Improvement & Do It Yourself Repair Forum › Repainting metal kitchen cabinets › Some suggestions….
You can try a few different things.
1) wash them down with TSP(tri-sodium phosphate). Make sure you rinse really well.
2) lightly scuff them up with either a peice of sandpaper or sanding block, so that the new paint will adhere better.
Also, it doesn’t hurt to call your local hardware store and consult a professional paint expert for a second opinion. It’s always good to have a contingency plan.
Hope this helps:)
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