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Installing a Bookcase Door

Add space to a child's room by installing a bookcase door for a closet and adding a closet organizing tower and rack.

Materials

  • 1x2 boards
  • 1x3 boards
  • 2x4 plywood
  • screws
  • tape
  • wood glue
  • melamine (laminated plywood)
  • 1-lb. box of 3" deck screws
  • bookshelf kit
  • door strike

Tools

  • compound miter saw
  • cordless drill
  • pencil
  • safety glasses
  • screwdriver
  • clamp
  • drill
  • finish nailer
  • impact driver
  • rubber mallet
  • stud finder
  • tape measure
  • impulse nailer
  • self-centering drill bit
  • extension bit

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