Kitchen Cabinets #1: Lower shells complete.

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Blog entry by Philip "Pip" Storm posted 05-17-2012 04:06 PM 2349 reads 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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As part of our kitchen remodel I’m taking on building the cabinets. We are modeling these off of a set at a local big box store. Here’s some pics just after I attached the face frames. They are ready for a finish and then install. Sorry about the picture quality. I was using my ipod. Should have better pics as I get them over to the house.

I’ve yet to build a 18” cabinet because it will be my “wild card” cabinet. A section of these cabinets must fit between two walls, so I will build this cabinet to fit after the others are installed. The toe kick will be add after install also, so it will be one seamless run.

-- Well, I'll be screwed, glued, and tattooed!

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#1 posted 05-17-2012 08:43 PM

Looks good Phillip. What are you doing for doors and drawers ?

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Philip "Pip" Storm

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#2 posted 05-18-2012 05:36 PM

Thanks. The drawers and doors will come later. The number one priority is getting the kitchen to semi-working state. The style of the cabinets is giong to be simple. Comparable to Shaker or Mission.

-- Well, I'll be screwed, glued, and tattooed!

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#3 posted 05-19-2012 01:48 AM

Nice job on the cabinets, Phillip.

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