DIY Network

Blog Cabin

How To Clad a Kitchen Island

Custom-cladding a kitchen island or peninsula is a great way to make a unique statement and show off your DIY skills without breaking the bank.

More in Blog Cabin

+ Enlarge Photo
Shrink Photo
Closeup of Tools
Featured Products in This Gallery

Supply List

Gather your supplies before you start this project.

Tools:
Tape measure
Framing square
Table and circular saw
Level
15 ga. and 18 ga. finish guns
Bit driver and bits
Paint roller
         Materials:
1 piece of 1/2" plywood per 8' wall
2" 15 ga. finish nails
1 1/2" 18 ga. finish nails
1 1/2" wood or drywall screws
Construction adhesive
Flat black paint
Wall cladding
         Safety gear:
Safety glasses
Dust mask
Work gloves
Earplugs



Advertisement

Loading...

Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.

We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.

Blog Cabin Specials and Hosts

  • Chris Grundy

    Blog Cabin 2014 Host

    Tool expert Chris Grundy highlights the transformation from beginning to end.

  • Alison Victoria

    Kitchen Crashers

    Interior designer Alison Victoria surprises shoppers and creates fabulous new kitchens.

  • Matt Muenster

    Bath Crashers

    Licensed contractor Matt Muenster shares amazing bathroom design tips.