Category: Kitchen

After drying over night, the painted drawer sides got another sanding… Then, the third and final coat of paint was applied… The drawers now will be left to dry…
After drying over night, the drawer interiors got a final sanding with fine sandpaper… Then, the outside was smoothed with the hand sander… Ready to paint… First coat of paint applied… After the first coat of paint was dry, it got a quick sanding to smooth out any graining that was raised… Second coat of […]
I will again be using this wipe-on poly for the interior part of the drawers… First coat completed on both drawers… After 3 hours of dry time, the drawer interiors got a quick sanding… Then, applied a second coat of the poly… The drawers now have a second coat. You can see they’re starting to […]
The two drawers have dried over night, so they should now be ready for routing… I first sanded the sides… Then, routed the top edge with a 1/8 inch roundover bit… The two drawers are ready for finishing…
Since it’s yet another cold & windy day, I decided to get started on the other pair of drawers… These two drawers are the same depth as the first pair, but they’re three inches wider… The four front & back pieces will need to be 13 7/16 inches long… Four more pieces checked off… The […]
To give the new drawer slides something to be mounted to, I will need to add this 2×4 to the back wall of the cabinets… It will need to be mounted to the wall, here… The new support has been installed… Beginning to install the slides on the drawers… The other piece then got installed […]
After drying over night, the drawer interiors got a final sanding with fine sandpaper… The interior finish of the drawers is now complete… To tackle the outside, I will be using Bondo to fill in the knotholes… Bondo, mixed and applied… I used a chisel to shave the Bondo down a bit… Then, finished up […]
The drawer interiors got a quick sanding… I will be using this wipe-on poly for the interior part of the drawers… The easiest way I’ve found to apply this type of poly is to first brush it on… Then use a soft cloth to rub it in… First coat completed on both drawers… After the […]
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