Installing Your Own RTA (Ready to Assemble) Kitchen Cabinets
If you want to install your own kitchen cabinets, this project is no longer something difficult to do with the design tools and resources in the internet. There is a wide selection of RTA kitchen cabinets that you can purchase in the market which are of high quality and easy to assemble. Everywhere you go, you can find an RTA kitchen cabinet. But the best deals really come from online RTA kitchen cabinet sales. Great savings is possible because you are buying directly from the manufacturer. There are design tools and templates that help customers to be able to buy easily.
Look for these features when shopping online for a kitchen cabinet. Make sure that the kitchen cabinet has solid wood face frames, stiles, and doors. The cabinet should have a half inch or 5/8 inch plywood sides and not particle board or fiberboard. Get boxes held by cam lock assembly instead of screws or dowels. To attach them to the studs, get solid wood backs or solid wood strips. The drawer boxes should be solid wood with dovetailing. Choose one with European hinges and self closing, or epoxy drawer slides. It is very convenient to order online because after the purchase you simply need to wait for the delivery.
It is easy to assemble RTA kitchen cabinets. With the use of cam locks, the basic box is held together which creates a nice tight box and a very strong one compared to one held by staples or dowels. All you need is a flathead screwdriver to be able to assemble the kitchen cabinet. If you have a drawer base cabinet, then a drill will be handy so that you can tighten the screws that need to hold the drawer slides and even the drawer faces together. It will only take a few minutes to be able to assemble your kitchen cabinet. You don’t need to worry, the complete instructions on how to assemble the kitchen cabinet comes with the package.
Next you need to prepare for installation, after assembling the cabinets. It is important to prepare before installing because most floors are not level and walls are not straight. To ensure that you kitchen cabinets are installed properly, check the high sports on the floor and bumps in the kitchen walls so you can take steps to correct it. Many websites give tips in the proper installation of kitchen cabinets. These websites give you a step by step kitchen cabinet installation process. Installing kitchen cabinets by yourself need a great deal of labor on your part. It would cost you much to hire a professional to install your kitchen cabinet, so if you make it a DIY project you do not only save on your purchase, but on the installation costs as well. A DIY kitchen cabinet assembly and installation project is a very rewarding project, personally and financially.