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Project by Hi_C posted 12-01-2013 11:56 PM 1707 views 8 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second big project. Our home is rather small and my wife was in desperate need of a pantry. I was worried how well I could do with making everything square. I used 3/4” birch plywood for the case and shelves. The shelves are permanently attached with Kreg screws and glue. I used a HVLP gun I purchased from Harbor Freight to spray on the primer. I was really impressed with its performance…especially since I had never used I painted the interior of the top doors with Valspar chalkboard paint and it works great. My wife chose to use colors that would match the existing colors of the kitchen. Had a lot of fun with this one.

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#1 posted 12-02-2013 12:05 AM

This is awesome. Love the design. Welcome to LJ’s and thanks for sharing

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#2 posted 12-02-2013 01:56 AM

Nicely done! The pantry looks beautiful. I am sure you will get many years of good use out of that!

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#3 posted 12-02-2013 02:10 AM

Happy wife – Happy life . Beautiful build.

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#5 posted 12-02-2013 12:38 PM

Beautiful craftsmanship on this pantry, it came out great. I like the contrasting paint scheme, very nice indeed.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#6 posted 12-02-2013 01:43 PM

Thanks everyone for the nice compliments. Like I said, I really enjoyed this project.

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#7 posted 12-02-2013 02:49 PM

This is very clean and nicely done. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#8 posted 12-06-2013 02:48 PM

Very well executed. These big projects are hard, IMHO, but you did a fantastic job.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#9 posted 12-07-2013 03:09 PM

Thanks Vicki!

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