Building Kitchen Cabinets and Bathroom Vanities
by Steve Cory
Taunton Press | September 2015 | ISBN-10: 1627107932 | 208 pages | PDF | 20.17 MB
Often the most costly part of a renovation is the cabinetry. Save precious time and money by following the expert guidance and step-by-step instructions in Building Kitchen Cabinets and Bathroom Vanities. Learn to build and install beautiful, sturdy, custom cabinets that will transform your kitchen and bathrooms. Here's the secret: cabinets and vanities are surprisingly easy to build. For a fraction of the cost to buy, you will learn to make professional, high-quality, sturdy cabinets with this heavily illustrated guide. Each project--in a variety of styles: Shaker, slab, cottage--is depicted in great detail with easy-to-follow instruction, so even a novice with basic tools can build each component. More advance construction techniques are also explored to appeal to pro-level builders.
About the Author
Chicago-based author STEVE CORY is a freelance writer and photographer who specializes in how-to projects with more than 30 books to his credit. He has written extensively for Sunset/Lowe's, Stanley, Creative Homeowner, Meredith/Home Depot, and others.
Chapter 1: Design 4
Chapter 2: Tools 22
Chapter 3: Wood 36
Chapter 4: Basic Building Methods 50
Chapter 5: Face Frames 66
Chapter 6: Wall Cabinets 80
Chapter 7: Base Cabinets and Drawer Bodies 105
Chapter 8: Doors and Drawer Faces 131
Chapter 9: Finishing and Installing 161
Chapter 10: Bathroom Vanities 184