Office In A Closet Part 4 Finishing And Installing
Office in a closet part 4 finishing and installing is article about Cabinet Making bookmarked by brandon with ID 11805161234 was uploaded on 14-02-2019 and has been viewed 261,081 times.
Time to wrap this office project up by finishing and installing the components.FINISH AND CABINET ASSEMBLY:APPLY FINISH TO ALL COMPONENTS.I used a water based poly acrylic product to provide a nice looking durable finish.
SET CABINETS IN PLACE.Be sure they are level, and use shims if necessary.Scribe your face frame to the wall for a custom fit.SECURE CABINETS TO WALLS WITH LONG SCREWS.Pre-drill a hole larger than the scr*w into the plywood so that the scr*w does not bind in the cabinet side.
Use a good stud finder to be sure you are anchoring the cabinet solidly.EXTEND A LINE BETWEEN THE CABINETS.Place a straight edge across the two base cabinets, and draw a line between the two cabinets.Alternatively this could be done with a chalk line.
ATTACH SUPPORT CLEAT TO WALL.This will provide good support along the rear of the desktop to prevent sagging, and will accommodate a fastener to lock the top into place near the center.Be sure to scr*w it to the wall studs.
SET TOP INTO POSITION.DON'T FORCE IT IF IT IS TOO TIGHT.Pull it out and use a block plane to tune the fit.Don't be too aggressive here.Sneak up on the fit because...