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How do you paint over red dyed wood?

My kitchen cabinets, from the 1920's, are dyed red.  I believe they were dyed with an alcohol dye.  I would like to paint them white.  I've heard there may be issues with the dye leaching through the paint.  Can someone recommend products and methods to repaint my cabinets white without them turning pink?

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Posted 2017-08-28T23:33:09+0000  by Jeff1575 Jeff1575
 
Hello Jeff1575, and welcome to the Community!

There is a product that will hid the red, use B-I-N Shellac-Based White Interior/Spot Exterior Primer and Sealer. Make sure the surface is clean & dry before applying B-I-N Shellac-Based product, follow the directions on the can, you may need two coats, but I'm confident this will cover the red dyed wood, it goes on white. Once the final coat of primer dries, you can then apply your paint. 


Posted 2017-08-31T13:26:17+0000  by Angelo_HD_CHI
Perfect, thank you!  Appreciate the help!
Posted 2017-09-01T00:40:02+0000  by Jeff1575
 
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