January 1, 1994
How to fit and fasten cabinets to wavy walls and floors.
May 1, 1993
The drawing shows a simple and inexpensive way to level a cabinet when you can't get under it with a shim. It requires nothing more than a 2x block and…
A veneer face-lift makes a "new" kitchen affordable.
March 1, 1993
Construct base cabinets with a carpenter's pragmatism and a cabinetmaker's precision
November 1, 1992
I make my drawer boxes out of 1/2-in. thick maple plywood joined at the corners with housed rabbet joints. And for the sake of efficiency, I fabricate all the parts…
May 1, 1992
This system combines traditional looks with efficient assembly techniques.
September 1, 1991
Hand-planed hardwoods and high-grade plywood coupled with dowels and dovetails.
Whenever I hang upper cabinets by myself, I use a hinged cabinet jack like the one shown in the drawing. It consists of a 54-in. long 2x6 leg with a…
May 1, 1987
I recently installed a lot of cabinets with the help of some simple plywood boxes. As shown in the drawing, I made the boxes out of scrap pieces of 3/4-in. plywood.…
January 1, 1986
Custom building with techniques well suited to the small shop
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