From the pinner: I have to honestly say, I have never had the guts to recommend that a client paint melamine or thermofoil kitchen cabinets. This type of cabinetry is often found in lower-end kitchens - melamine a.
How to Paint Melamine. Melamine is a versatile substance, used in flame-retardants, Formica and paints. Melamine resin is a synthetic resin made by mixing melamine and formaldehyde, and it is a common binder for house or furniture paint.