One of my friends recently purchased a beautiful new home and has decided to complete certain improvements before moving day. Basically, with ivory walls and beige carpet along with white tiles in all baths, the home is a virtual blank canvas for aspiring do-it-yourself’ers!! My friend has generously agreed to let me take photos of the work before, during and after in order to follow the progress; at the same time, I will provide step-by-step advice on how to complete some of the work so that you may choose to do the same in your own home! Some of the projects have a varying level of difficulty that you may opt to hire profession help for.
The blank canvas awaits:
Once you’ve determined the type of cabinet hardware you’d like to put into your kitchen or bathroom, its time to put the icing on the cake!
Cabinet Hardware-The icing on the cake!
The installation process is easy. Here’s how:
1) There are a couple of easy ways to determine placement of installation. For cabinet doors, the lower right corner is the typical location. For drawers, you will need a measuring tape to measure the middle distance between the two horizontal edges as well as the vertical edges.
- Measure to find the middle of your vertical rise on drawers for correct location
- Measure to find the middle point of the horizontal length on drawers Continue reading