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Mudroom addition

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Project by BB1 posted 09-24-2017 02:22 AM 476 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project is finally done. Much thanks to the LJ that gave insights on many aspects, include selection of cypress (I did use it for the top and drawer front), hinges (I found an option that didn’t require a cup – just wasn’t sure I could do that correctly!), and how to fix tearout on the edge of plywood (like the coverup piece which helps to set off the side). This little cabinet holds a rollout shelf with a small clothes hamper. Then there is a drawer to deal with all the stuff that tends to be in the way on the counter of the mudroom. Painted the case to match the other cabinets already in the room, but wanted the top to match the tones in the room so did a glue up of cypress. Also did that for the drawer front. Lot of frustration with the drawer and door, but learned a lot and hope, if I have to build either in the future, that I can be better.





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 09-24-2017 02:26 AM

Nicely done!

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 09-24-2017 12:23 PM

Very well done cabinet Barbra.!! that will be very handy in the mudroom!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 09-24-2017 09:32 PM

Very nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles
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