my daughters kitchen cabinet make over

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Project by smiod posted 04-23-2016 03:40 AM 1168 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I didn’t have the time or energy and they didn’t have money for new cabinet so i did a make-over. Made new doors added crown molding and cabinet moldings. Eliminated base cabinet doors and made and installed drawers with soft close undermount slides. New appliances are in the future. I think it’s turning out pretty good. Thought I’d post it

-- stan, oxford, mi As my Idol Norm always said "never enough money and never enough clamps"

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#1 posted 04-23-2016 04:22 AM

Wow, that’s an amazing transformation Stan! Well done.

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#2 posted 04-23-2016 04:32 AM

That is a great upgrade. Your certainly doing it right.

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#3 posted 04-23-2016 04:51 AM

The kitchen looks great.I bet your daughter is happy.

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#4 posted 04-23-2016 02:06 PM

Stan, congratulations on this kitchen cabinet makeover. You did a nice job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#5 posted 04-23-2016 06:28 PM

ditto,thats a great makeover buying new cabinets wernt needed,you were all they needed,they are very lucky to have your talents.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#6 posted 04-24-2016 02:31 AM

Nice job! I’m looking at a redo also… did you paint?

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#7 posted 08-18-2016 06:04 AM

It really looks amazing, I recently built a hardwood plywood cabinet in my bathroom . My bathroom was getting very cluttered so I finally decided to get one build, I used the ideas from a blog from better living dispenser that mentions some tips on keeping the cabinets organized.

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#8 posted 01-17-2017 12:42 AM

A+++++++++++++++++++ much nicer

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#9 posted 03-07-2017 03:00 PM

Thanks all for the kind words. Started out with 1/2” overlay doors for a test piece. My daughter liked the look of full overlay. So I bought 15/16” overlay hinges and built the door so there was only an 1/8” gap between the doors. I prayed the door wouldn’t hit when they were opened….turned out like I planned…thank you Lord!

-- stan, oxford, mi As my Idol Norm always said "never enough money and never enough clamps"

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