A Woodworker’s Kitchen
Save money and show off your craftsmanship
Synopsis: Making your own kitchen cabinets is a rare chance to get more by spending less. A woodworker can spend less than buying cabinets from a showroom, but with the opportunity to choose materials and tailor cabinets to suit your needs, you can get a better end result than anything money can buy. Scott Gibson is an old hand at cabinetmaking. His technique blends a quick assembly method using biscuits, glue, and screws to make the boxes, with fine-furniture details such as inset drawers and doors for the look of fine furniture.
Making your own kitchen cabinets offers one of those rare chances to get more by spending less. It’s far less expensive than ordering cabinets from a showroom, yet the result should be better than virtually anything you can buy. Think of a set of cabinets as a room-size piece of furniture. You choose the materials you like and…