Category Archives: Fitting

Information and tips for fitting and finessing your built-in wardrobes

Large white sloping alcove units in basement bedroom

After having received a very high quote from a carpenter for a built in understairs unit for a basement in London, Jason found us on diywardrobes.co.uk Carpenters often are not keen on angles nor drawers, as both require great precision, which can … Continue reading

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Bedroom cabinets in Winchester Oak H1381 ST12

James in County Durham designed and fitted these cabinets in Winchester Oak. James happens to be in the trade himself as his day job is fitting kitchens. 0

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‘Mussel’ MFC walk-in wardrobe

This walk-in wardrobe had to fit in a confined space with a low ceiling, in a London top floor flat. There are plenty of hanging rails, as well as some higher shelving and drawers at the bottom. When a walk-in … Continue reading

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Dust Grey MFC corner unit with sliding doors

This project required an unusual design to fit in an Oxfordshire cottage. Using diywardrobes.co.uk Mike designed a corner unit with sliding doors. Material used: Egger’s Dust Grey (U732) MFC The project consists of 3 separate cabinets. The corner unit with … Continue reading

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White bedroom units with mirrored sliding doors for a teenager

This floor to ceiling design for a teenager’s bedroom comprises of two main units. A stand alone unit, which consists of a small cabinet with doors, shelving, hanging space, a Monitor shelf, as well as a pull out desk. And … Continue reading

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Building a walk in wardrobe video

A customer kindly sent in this time-lapse video showing how they installed their walk-in wardrobe. Here is a screenshot of the design the customer did from the www.diywardrobes.co.uk website: And here is the video of it being installed: Time lapse … Continue reading

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Light Montana Oak Wardrobe

Bernard in Kent designed this angled wardrobe in (light Montana) oak. This cabinet is angled in the depth. At the top of the angle rather than ending to a point, we create a flat section so that the doors lie … Continue reading

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Conversion of bedroom into walk-in wardrobe – in white melamine

This walk-in wardrobe was designed and built by Mark in Croydon. The walk-in wardrobe consists of a number of open shelves, hanging spaces for long dresses as well as shirts and trousers, deep drawers. Big open spaces above hanging rails allow … Continue reading

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Stylish Bedroom with gloss white cabinet and custom made curved desk

Caroline in Oxfordshire designed this stylish bedroom with high-gloss, mirror cabinet and custom made desk. The high-gloss, floor to ceiling cabinets fits beautifully into this bedroom with sloped ceilings. To follow the slope of the ceiling the cabinets are angled in … Continue reading

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Primed mdf cupboards with shaker style doors (Part 2)

  Cabinets in Sara’s Lounge, Croxley Green. This has been a tight fit. An alternative fitting method could be to make the cabinets 40mm less wide and we would supply scribe pieces. 7

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