Kitchens are an important part of the house, and they are the place where the cooking and eating takes place. It is important to keep you kitchen up to date and to treat it with importance, as you do the rest of your house. Here we give you some tips on how to fit kitchen doors.
Types of kitchen doors
One important part of the kitchen is the kitchen doors. Kitchen doors can really bring out the beauty in a kitchen, and they make an essential part of the kitchen décor. There are many types of kitchen doors. You can easily find one that matches the rest of your kitchen or the theme of your house. You can find kitchen doors in different types, and colours of wood, laminate, or other materials. They can either be plain or ridged, or with different designs. Kitchen doors can refer to the main door as well as the kitchen cabinet doors.
Measuring for doors
For buying kitchen door, it is important to take proper measurements. Get a proper measuring tape and measure all the places in which you wish to install kitchen doors. It is advisable to make a rough sketch. Then write the measurements accordingly, which you can then show to the hardware store manager. Keep in mind that doors and cabinets will be smaller than the area in which they are to be fitted, so the actual measurement will be about an inch smaller. Once you are done with the measurements, go to the hardware store, and buy the doors of your choice. In most cases, you will have to have them made according to the exact measurement.
Fitting your kitchen doors
Once you have the doors, you will have to install them in the kitchen. For this, you will need a basic tool kit, which has the tools you would need. First, you will have to install the hinges on the door on equal intervals. Then hold the door to the area where it is to be installed and mark where the hinges are placed with chalk. Attach the hinges at those marked areas on the cabinet or the wall, so they are at the same intervals as on the door. All that remains is to attach the door by the hinges with the screws provided. Finish off by attaching the doorknobs or handles onto the door.
In this way, you can easily buy and fit kitchen doors yourself. It is easy and safe, and you will save a lot of money.