LumberJocks

Cabinet dividers

  • Advertise with us
Project by Woodbutchery posted 10-10-2008 06:52 PM 3667 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So, as proof that I actually do some work around the house, I had an idea for putting up dividers in the large cabinet above the stove. This area is huge, and we were using it to store pans and such, but as mentioned in another post, the amount of atomic bonding that seemed to be happening between each and every piece in the cabinet was amazing; you would have thought that there was a random spraying of crazy glue from time to time to make things stick together so.

I took some scrap plywood to create spacers, and some 1/2” birch to create the dividers. Cut to size, sanded, finished with spar urethane, and with the help of my son got the pieces installed.

I plan on putting some trim to hide the facing of the bottom and top spacers, but have to get with SWMBO before that finish is done.

-- Making scrap with zen-like precision - Woodbutchery





8 comments so far

View Grant Davis's profile

Grant Davis

658 posts in 2663 days


#1 posted 10-10-2008 08:19 PM

form and function, great job.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 2915 days


#2 posted 10-10-2008 11:43 PM

fantastic!
oh how I’d love to have “custom” dividers!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

View Icemizer's profile

Icemizer

88 posts in 2294 days


#3 posted 10-11-2008 01:41 AM

Brilliant! I now have next weekends project!!

-- Say what you mean and mean what you say.

View darryl's profile

darryl

1795 posts in 3081 days


#4 posted 10-12-2008 03:57 PM

kinda funny how such a simple solution can make such a big difference.
nice work.

View Woodbutchery's profile

Woodbutchery

279 posts in 2340 days


#5 posted 10-12-2008 04:22 PM

Thanks for the compliments, all. It’s one of those smack-yer-forehead projects; why did it take me so long!

The Wife is suitably impressed, which insures that I can continue to do another of my hobbies! Yay!

-- Making scrap with zen-like precision - Woodbutchery

View clieb91's profile

clieb91

3317 posts in 2690 days


#6 posted 10-13-2008 02:33 AM

Great Project I am currently planning to work on something similiar soon.. hopefully tomorrow in fact.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

View learnin2do's profile

learnin2do

868 posts in 1606 days


#7 posted 12-28-2010 07:37 AM

ohmygosh!! that is awesome! I can’t do it because it is square. But, i wish i could!
-I can see many reasons why it would take a long time…

-- christine

View Roger's profile

Roger

8 posts in 1044 days


#8 posted 03-29-2012 11:09 PM

Nice, I may try something like that in the big cabinet over my frig.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase