By Editors of Cool Springs Press

A skillbuilding and confidence-creating creation to operating with cupboards and counter tops, the total consultant to cupboards & counter tops comprises finished details at the instruments, fabrics, and strategies you'll have to create kitchen cupboards and counter tops, toilet cupboards and vanities, or even stable application cupboards for the basement, storage, or domestic workshop. This publication is filled with useful details on determining and ordering inventory cupboards, together with information for assessing caliber and proposals for combining inventory cupboards in leading edge methods. It additionally has complete, step by step directions for development your personal customized cupboards from sheetgoods and hardwood. conventional joinery equipment are proven, in addition to the best way to use more moderen, knockdown and smooth fasteners. recommendations for making customized doorways and drawers are proven in complete aspect, with invaluable plan drawings and transparent step by step photographs. completing, customizing, and upgrading fabric is additionally incorporated within the ebook. within the counter tops part, you will discover whole directions for making and fitting each well known countertop kind, together with post-form, customized laminate, ceramic tile, granite tile, poured concrete, and butcher block. You'll even locate tasks for operating with solid-surfacing countertop fabric. Backsplash techniques are proven besides, in addition to directions for drilling and slicing granite and marble fabrics and mounting all kinds of sinks and taps.

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38 Wall-Mounted cupboards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty Base cupboards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty four Frameless Cabinetry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty eight fifty eight Freestanding cupboards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Customizing inventory cupboards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty two Slide-Out garage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty four customized Cabinetry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty eight complex Kitchen cupboards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 seventy eight 001-005_C68935. indd three 001-005_C68935. indd three (Text) (Ray) seventy nine 5/21/13 3:28 PM 5/21/13 3:27 PM (Fogra 39)Job:05-30601 Title:MBI-The entire consultant to cupboards & counter tops 05-C68935 #175 Dtp:225 Page:3 Contents (Cont. ) 88 116 121 development Drawers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86 construction cupboard doorways . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred striking cupboard doorways . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred ten toilet Window Seat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116 Recessed cupboard . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred and twenty 137 Media Bar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128 Full-Height drugs cupboard . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134 customized Laundry heart . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred forty Compact Laundry middle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 146 customized Double self-importance cupboard . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred fifty 132 one hundred forty five 149 a hundred and fifty Double-Bowl vainness most sensible . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 156 156 001-005_30601. indd four 001-005_30601. indd four (Text)(Ray) (Ray) 5/16/13 2:03 PM 5/16/13 1:56 PM (Fogra 39)Job:05-30601 Title:MBI-The entire advisor to cupboards & counter tops #175 Dtp:225 Page:4 186 counter tops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred sixty Countertop fundamentals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 162 Post-form counter tops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 168 Butcher Block counter tops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172 Laminate counter tops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 178 162 191 199 209 Concrete Countertop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 186 Tile counter tops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194 Granite Tile counter tops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 204 Tile Backsplash . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 208 Recycled Paper counter tops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 212 assets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 219 Metric Conversions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 220 Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 221 208 212 001-005_30601. indd five 001-005_30601. indd five (Text)(Ray) (Ray) 204 5/16/13 2:03 PM 5/16/13 1:56 PM (Fogra 39)Job:05-30601 Title:MBI-The whole consultant to cupboards & counter tops #175 Dtp:225 Page:5 006-043_30601. indd 6 006-043_30601. indd 6 (Ray) 5/16/13 2:04 PM 5/16/13 1:57 PM (Fogra 39)Job:05-30601 Title:MBI-The entire consultant to cupboards & counter tops #175 Dtp:225 Page:6 Introduction F ew domestic advancements can rework the glance and serve as of a room extra dramatically than new cupboards and counter tops. set up a suite of cupboards in a laundry room, and unexpectedly the gap is not just extra good-looking, it’s really a extra friendly and effective position for laundry outfits. one other well known development, new kitchen counter tops, can thoroughly revitalize the looks of the room whereas enhancing garage and including sturdy paintings surfaces.

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