There are several types of soft close hardware attachments on the market for kitchen or bathroom cabinet doors. The mechanisms are easy to install. Some styles do not even require being screwed to the inside of the cupboard. They are designed to stop the door from slamming. They will close soft for the last few seconds of the close operation. Continue reading →
Before you make up your mind that you want to replace your kitchen or bathroom cabinet doors yourself, be sure to think about your skill level. Plumbers do plumbing, electricians handle electrical things and cabinet professionals are experts at what they do. You will find videos on this page to help educate you on how to change out the doors.
This is a unique video where a cupboard door manufacture and finishing company shows the different ways of distressing real wood cabinet doors. Some of the techniques seem easy enough to do. Yet, after watching a few other videos on Youtube, I realized that making a newer piece of wood look older is a form of artwork that is executed by applying intelligent design ideas.
The most common Formica cabinet door repair types are peeling laminate, loose edges and chips in the plastic. Depending upon how old your kitchen is the color or pattern on your doors may or may not be available. Even if your plastic is discontinued there are other options for fixing your cupboards without completely installing new kitchen cabinet doors.
What’s the Best Glue for Fixing Loose Formica?
Most plastic is adhered to the board using contact glue adhesive. There are two different kinds, flammable and non-flammable. The liquid is generally applied to both surfaces and allowed to dry for several minutes, then the two pieces get stuck together. Just for the record, stay away from the non-flammable adhesive. read Formica Cabinet Door Repair
There are various types and styles of under cabinet lighting. Throughout the years of fabricating kitchen cupboards I’ve seen just about all the options that are available. In this article, instead of me trying to educate you about temporary or permanent light fixtures that attach underneath your kitchen cabinets, I thought I’d share this excellent […]
Here are all of the steps: Cut the laminate about one inch oversize in both directions, length and width. Rough the surface of the cabinet or countertop that you are gluing the Formica laminate to with 40 grit sand paper. Apply contact glue to both surfaces and allow it to dry for about 15 minutes. […]
Most woodworkers would know how to make a cabinet drawer if they were using a Lamello biscuit joiner machine. Perhaps you just purchased one or are borrowing one form a friend. In any case follow along with this video instructional to accomplish the task like a professional. Transcript: Now, dove tails have been preferred for […]