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How to Build an Armoire Storage Cabinet (page 6 of 7)

We built this armoire for extra bathroom storage, but it can be made to go anywhere.

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  • Time

    Two Days

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Difficulty


Step-by-Step Instructions:

Attach the Shutter Door

Attach two hinges, spaced equidistantly apart, on the edge of the shutter. Position the shutter centered from in the opening from top to bottom, with a spacer (a paint stirrer works nicely) between the shutter and the front of the assembly. Attach the hinges to the front stile.

Attach a door pull at the desired position on the shutter.

As an option, you can attach a magnetic catch to the shutter and inside of the bath pantry assembly or a latch on the outside of the shutter and bath pantry assembly to keep the door closed.