Whether you are remodeling your kitchen or designing a new one, kitchen cabinet is a major element in every kitchen. How to install your kitchen cabinet is an important issue to consider which depends on your budget and your skills. If you have an open budget or enough one to hire a professional cabinet installer it will be a great idea to save your time but if you want to save money you may do it yourself. Thus, this article is for you to help you out with some useful tips to install your cabinet.
First of all, you should prepare your tool, get the right size cabinet that fits your kitchen, then, educate yourself by watching more videos on how to install your own cabinet and read the instructions included with the cabinets carefully. The necessary tools are as follows; a stud finder, measure tape, pencil, screw gun, and screws.
Then, it is time to prepare your space where you will install the kitchen cabinet; after the kitchen cabinet arrival, measure well the height, width and length of your cabinet to mark the exact dimension on your wall and keep in mind the space between ceiling and the upper cabinet and the space between the both upper and lower cabinets to keep enough area for counter, ventilation and enough working space.
After marking the measurement, use a cabinet support jack to install the upper cabinet without hurting your back and make the task easy to set the cabinet successfully. Don’t forget to remove the drawers and doors and after the complete installing with screws and screw gun you will be able to get the drawers and doors back.
The same is for the lower cabinet and after screwing it into the wall, and complete the cabinet full installation, it is time to put your counter on. Finally, install hardware and adjust hinges to be sure you hang the doors properly and to complete the decorative touch. And then, enjoy your own work and use your functional beautiful cabinet.