November 1, 1995
I often find it easier, especially doing built-in units on site, to bring some hand-held power tools to the lumber and plywood pile rather than hauling the material back to…
July 1, 1995
When building a sink base or vanity cabinet, I always slope the floor of the cabinet to the front. The rule is 1/4 in. of slope per ft. of cabinet…
May 1, 1995
A professional cabinetmaker describes his simple methods for making cases and doors
These easily constructed tools help with building tasks from framing to finish
November 1, 1994
With careful layout and efficient assembly, you can piece together affordable cabinets from mix-and-match doors, drawers and boxes
September 1, 1994
The new generation of cope-and-stick bits will make frame-and-panel doors on site
July 1, 1994
Q: I’m having hardwood cabinets built that I want to finish myself with a limed-oak look that I’ve seen on Smallbone (a British cabinet company) cabinets. I’ve read that the way…
January 1, 1994
When working with solid wood, joinery techniques must accommodate seasonal movement.
Occasionally we all encounter a door or drawer that closes a little too loudly. While you can purchase small, self-adhesive felt dots to solve the problem, the dots only come…
How to fit and fasten cabinets to wavy walls and floors
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