Cabinet How To & DIY
Improve the value of your home by discovering our cabinet step-by-step tips & ideas.
Choose the right paint and primer to give your kitchen cabinets a high-quality finish—without breaking your budget. This Old House painting expert Mauro Henrique shows host Kevin O’Connor the proper way to paint cabinets for a new, updated look.
Stretch the life of kitchen cupboards by giving them a low-cost cottage-inspired face-lift
Put your loose, stripped, or sagging cabinet hinges back into place.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shares his secrets for producing tight-fitting mitered corner joints on crown molding
Norm Abram shows how to create easy access to items by building sliding kitchen shelves in a base cabinet.
Home renovation costs can add up quickly. Here are a handful of ways you can plan for a cheaper remodel.
Transform the look of your cupboards with the right prep, primer, cabinet paint and bright ideas—on a budget.
Build a wall-hung cabinet with bifold doors to hide the TV when it's not being used.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner purchase and install a kitchen wall cabinet
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva transforms stock shelving into a custom built-in
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva creates wall-hung storage for tools and supplies
Construct a cupboard from edge-glued pine panels, or select one to buy and get a jump on making preserves
Learn how to remove hinges buried under layers of paint while refinishing wood cabinets
A makeover doesn't necessarily mean replacing those gloomy cabinets. You can clean them up and brush on some new paint—and within a weekend take that kitchen from dreary to sunny.
In this how-to video, This Old House plumbing and heating contractor Richard Trethewey shows how to replace a standard hose faucet with a freeze-resistant model