Bad kitchen cabinet painting. Can PAINTING Guys help us? Read more about Bad kitchen cabinet painting. Can PAINTING Guys help us? We try to avoid fixing cabinets that have been spoiled by bad painting. Why? Unfortunately badly finished kitchen cabinets usually have numerous issues which require savage stripping and sanding to remove grease underneath bad painting. Refinishing bad work always takes a lot more time and often the grease and runs still can't be removed to our specs. Ultimately fixing up someones bad work is something we try and avoid.