- Build a Desk in a Drawer
The top drawer of this bureau is what's known as a "butler's desk," a Shaker design where a writing surface and cubbyholes are discreetly hidden behind what looks ...
- Uncompromising Adirondack
Take a detailed look at the anatomy of Robert Erickson's comfortable, weatherproof Adirondack chair....
- 2 Classic Pulls
Whether you are seeking a set of elegant turned pulls to complete a Shaker chest of drawers or you need square, faceted pulls to embellish and Arts and Crafts piece, ...
- Case Closed
Is a shopmade catch the only tasteful way to keep the doors closed on your cabinets? A quick trip through popular hardware catalogs seems to lend credence to that ...
- Get a Handle on Your Pulls
Drawer pulls are highly visible and can have a dramatic effect on the beauty of a piece of furniture. There’s plenty to say about which pulls go with which pieces, ...
- Best Hinge for Built-Ins
Easy-to-install European cup hinges take all the guesswork and most of the frustration out of hanging and fitting doors on cabinetry. And although they may not ...
- Quadrant Hinges and a Lock Elevate Any Box
Install quadrant hinges for the final, elegant touch on Adrian Ferrazzutti's veneered box. With their built-in stop, quadrant hinges make any box look and function ...
- Tip: No-Math Layout for Drawer Pulls
- Video: How to Install Butt Hinges
An easy method for installing these durable hinges using a combination of hand- and power-tool skills
- How to Hang a Cabinet on the Wall
A closer look at the cleats and hangers you can use to hold cabinets and shelves on the wall.
- Hang It Up
Planning ahead pays big dividends when it comes to hanging a wall cabinet or shelf. It's best to consider how you plan to hang your work even before you start construction. ...
- Video: Installing Euro-Style Cup Hinges
Simple layout and a dedicated jig make it easy to hang a cabinet door and fine-tune the fit
- Video: Installing Drawer Slides
Simple jigs and measuring tips make easy work of installing drawers with commercial metal slides
- Video: Chop a Hinge Mortise
Rough out the mortise, then chop and pare to the lines
- Video: Installing Strap Hinges on a Blanket Chest
Testing and adjustments yield a perfect fit