Doors and Drawers
Before you build your cabinets, think about the door and drawer design.
Learn how to make and install inset cabinet doors and drawers.
Thanks for the article on making arched raised panel doors (WOOD issue 208). I’m altering the design to use glass rather than panels. But how do I cut curves in glass?
When I built the curvy-front jewelry box from issue 195, for my daughter, I used box joints for the drawers rather than rabbets. But six months later the drawers bind and don’t slide as easily.
I bought a bathroom vanity with dovetailed drawers, as shown below. Why do the drawer joints have such a wide pin at the top?
I built a set of book-matched doors with cherry-crotch panels and mistakenly drilled the wrong stile of one door. How can I fix this?