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Cabinets and Countertops
     

Cabinets and Countertops

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by Charles R. Self, Charles Self
 

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Cabinet-building tricks of the trade

Would you like to have your own cabinetmaking business...do an excellent job...and make a decent living? Cabinets and Countertops shows you how. Learn how to set up your custom shop, fill it with the right (not necessarily expensive)tools and use them to produce cabinets while pleasing high-end customers with

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Cabinet-building tricks of the trade

Would you like to have your own cabinetmaking business...do an excellent job...and make a decent living? Cabinets and Countertops shows you how. Learn how to set up your custom shop, fill it with the right (not necessarily expensive)tools and use them to produce cabinets while pleasing high-end customers with top-notch quality, design and service.

You get all of author Charles Self's expertise on:
*kitchen planning, including designing for lifestyle
*suitable woods - natural and engineered
*tools and basic joinery techniques
*constructing the carcass, face frames and doors
*building and attaching drawers
*hardware and finishes
*installing base and wall cabinets
*selecting, building and installing countertops
*projects for slow times
*much, much more!

Charles Self is a professional writer and a Contributing Editor to Remodeling News. He is the past president and former newsletter editor of the National Home & Workshop Writers. He is the author of several books on construction topics.

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A practical guide for contractors, both to plan a project and to take to the job site for quick reference. A frequent writer about construction, Self includes such information as ideal designs for kitchens and baths, using CAD, cabinetry coordination, customer psychology, case studies, tips for avoiding problems, budget-saving remedies to avoid errors, and hardware. He also provides actual cutting, joining, and assembly lists for cabinets. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071348997
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Series:
Complete Construction Series
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
7.39(w) x 9.18(h) x 1.26(d)

Meet the Author

Charles Self is a professional writer and a Contributing Editor to Remodeling News. He is the past president and former newsletter editor of the National Home & Workshop Writers. He is the author of several books on construction topics.

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Cabinets and Countertops 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I was looking for a book with step-by-step instructions. This book doesn't show you how to construct anything. Instead it discusses how to start a business. NOT WHAT I WAS LOOKING FOR !