Update Cabinet Doors With These Pointers

Hang on to these tips on adjusting and fixing up old cabinet doors.

Handywoman Adair Thies shares tips on kitchen cabinets.

You should replace old, worn-out cabinet doors with new ones that come with adjustable hinges. To adjust them, simply adjust the hinge with a Phillips-head screwdriver.

To make your own lazy Susan for a cupboard, hot glue the bottom of a pizza pan, a cake pan or a wicker paper-plate holder to a ball-bearing turntable. These are available for purchase at most hardware stores. The turntable on a lazy Susan allows for quick and easy access to kitchen items.

Keep kitchen cabinets organized with a rack for baking sheets.

Making a Baking Sheet Rack

Materials and Tools:

wooden cutting board
wooden dowels, cut into equal lengths

Steps:

1. Equally space drill holes in the cutting board about a 16th of an inch smaller than the width of the dowel. Shave off a bit on one end of the dowels.

2. Fill the holes with a small amount of wood glue and pound the dowels lightly into the holes.

3. Place your baking sheets and other pans between the rows of dowels.

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