How To Install Kitchen Cabinet Handles
Fitting drawers and cupboard handle is the last step in the installation process of modern kitchen cabinet in Norcross. Here is a complete guide to help you markup properly with the template and install the handle correctly.
- Cutting Nippers
- Measuring Tape
- Power Drill
- Head Screw Driver
- Handle Template
1. Mark Up The Drilling Points On An Overhead Cupboard Door
Keep the template on the bottom corner of your cabinet’s door, opposite the hinges. Your template has holes for every different cupboard and handles type. Search for the holes that meet the combination you chose and use the pencil or marker to mark up your drilling points.
2. Drill Holes To Fix Overhead Door Handle
To check that you have marked up the drilling points perfectly, you need to take your handle and put it exactly to your pencil marks. Once everything is lined up, start to drill holes from your door. Use a slightly wider drill bit than the screws of the door handle.
3. Screw The Handle To The Overhead Cupboard Door
Several doors handle come with over long screws. Use the nippers to trim the length of the screws. It should have 5mm to 7mm poking through the door. Further, screw the top of the handle one, keep it loose so that there is a bit of wiggle room. Then, screw the bottom on tightly.
4. Attach A Handle To A Cabinet /Drawer
Measure and mark the centre point on the front side of the drawer. Keep the template over the centre point and mark out the drilling points that meet your handles. Check the marks are in the right position drill your holes. Trim the screws to the size and screw the handle on the drawer.
5. Attach A Handle To A Lower Cupboard Door
Keep the template on the top corners of the door, opposite the hinges. Same as you did with the overhead door. Mark the drilling points for your handles and start drilling your holes. Trim the screws to the right size and screw the handle on to the drawer.
All this is done easily. Make sure to follow the instruction step-wise. If you need professionals help, then contact us at K&B Cabinets. Right from installation to repair, we can provide affordable services of all kind of modern kitchen cabinets in Nor cross. Call us to schedule your appointment with professionals.