Corner cabinet custom pull-out - Fine Homebuilding

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Corner cabinet custom pull-out

comments (8) December 28th, 2010 in Project Gallery
SycamoreBuild SycamoreBuild, member

Corner kitchen cabinet - looks normal, right?
A simple sideways pull and you can reach all the spices
Corner kitchen cabinet - looks normal, right?Click To Enlarge

Corner kitchen cabinet - looks normal, right?


While remodeling the kitchen for a petite client, I was given the challenge to make her many spices easier to reach (and see) without losing countertop or under-counter space. Corner cabinets make poor use of space, especially with a 12" opening and no after-market lazy susans that would work in this situation.  It took a piece of aluminum angle, three drawer glides, a panel from another oak cabinet, some pre-finished plywood scraps, and a few hours later, but she had the concealed, reachable spice organizer she always wanted.  And the fixed, trapezoidal shelves that remain provide space easy enough to use that she won't need that flashlight anymore...

 


Design or Plan used: My own design
posted in: Project Gallery, remodeling, kitchen, cabinets

Comments (8)

BrianrC BrianrC writes: The word "brilliant" comes to mind...
Posted: 8:40 am on January 25th

oscar_mann oscar_mann writes: What was the aluminum angle used for.. I see the 3 drawer slides but I cant see the angle..
Posted: 4:46 am on January 25th

stench stench writes: YES!
Posted: 7:48 pm on January 24th

marktr marktr writes: Very nice. I'm shure she will use it often.
Posted: 6:49 pm on January 24th

Netteypatch Netteypatch writes: Great "out-of-the-box" thinking!
Posted: 3:20 pm on January 24th

danriffle danriffle writes: Nice work! I'll keep that in mind for future clients. Those corner cabinets are a lot of wasted space.
Posted: 9:25 pm on January 5th

FHBdotcom FHBdotcom writes: Great idea! It's nice to see someone creatively use what they've already got.
Posted: 3:44 pm on December 30th

Eaglesway Eaglesway writes: Really nice....I like it
Posted: 8:47 am on December 28th

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