Yes! Sign me up for free emails from Fine Homebuilding with the latest news, tips, and techniques.
Transformation of the Week by:
One way Connecticut cabinetmaker Brent Benner has learned to imbue professional quality and craftsmanship into his pieces is by milling a mitered integral bead into cabinet face frames. First, he marks the miters; then he uses dry biscuits to get the layout of the rails and stiles right. He uses an auxiliary table to judge the cuts, and he cuts multiples of opposing pieces to ensure consistency and accuracy.
To see the process step by step and to learn how Brent puts double-stick tape to work in this project, read Dress Up Cabinet Face Frames with a Mitered Integral Bead from Fine Homebuilding issue #200 (December 2008/January 2009), pp. 118, 120.
Already a member? Login Here
For consistent results, rotate the stock, not the saw, and cut opposing pieces at the same time by Brent Benner
Fire PlacesA Practical Design Guide to Fireplaces and Stoves Indoors and Out
Storage SolutionsDo it Now / Do it Fast / Do it Right
Homebuilding Basics: CarpentryA comprehensive introduction to basic carpentry techniques
Build Like a Pro: Trim Carpentry and Built-InsExpert advice from start to finish
Master Carpenter Video Series
FHB’s Remodeling Showcase
View the recent online extras
FineHomebuilding.com and GreenBuildingAdvisor.com are part ofthe Taunton Home and Garden Network
Taunton Home |
Books & Videos |
Contact Us |
Product recall information
Copyright Notice |
Taunton Guarantee |
User Agreement |
About Us |
Work for Us |
Contact Us |
Press Room | Customer Service
| Subscriber Alert
© 2015 The Taunton Press, Inc., Part of Taunton’s Men’s Network. All rights reserved.