How do you make a bar out of kitchen cabinets?

Asked by Charles Klein on November 13, 2021

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How to Build a Bar Out of Kitchen Cabinets

  1. Mark the spot where you'll install the bar.
  2. Assemble the cabinets as they will be installed for the bar.
  3. Spread construction adhesive on the back of the end panels and press them into place.
  4. Measure and cut four 6-inch pieces of two-by-four and set them on the floor just inside each corner of thetape mark.

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How wide should a kitchen breakfast bar be? 30 inches wide

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