Category Archives: Living room

Birch Ply chest of drawers

Birch Ply is a popular material choice and it is used to good effect in this design by Simon in Ilkley: – inset drawer faces so that the laminations of the Birch Ply on the carcass edges can be seen … Continue reading

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Wallbed behind sliding bookcases

This was an ambitious project by Pam and Phil in South Wales. Pam and Phil sourced the sliding bookcase hardware and used the Cabinet Designer on the DIY Wardrobes website to design four bookcases to work with it. The material … Continue reading

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Primed mdf book cases – Dining room

Sara, Croxley Green, designed these book cases as 4 carcasses – rather than 2, which would spanĀ the whole width of each alcove – as they need to carry many large and heavy books. Shelves were added at the required height. … 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. 5

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Primed mdf cupboards with shaker style doors (Part I)

This is one of two cupboards to go into living room alcoves. The cupboardsĀ are at the right height for the TV to go on top of one of them. Hinge plate awaiting hinge Note the arrow which points to the … Continue reading

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Living room alcove cupboards in black/brown Oak

Clara in St. Albans designed these stunning alcove cupboards with bi-fold doors (see soss hinges in picture below) and pocket doors. Material is black/brown ferrara oak melamine faced chipboard. Pictures show cupboards shortly after installation by customer, no handles on … Continue reading

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Birch Ply Cabinetry for living room

Pictures above showing living room cupboards designed by Harriet in south-east London. 2

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