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Problem Solvers: Kitchen Cabinet Fixes

Kitchen cabinet hardware can loosen and break over time. Follow these simple steps to fix loose hinges, drawer handles and drawer slides.

Kitchen cabinet hardware can wear down with time. A cabinet hinges and drawer handles can easily get loose, and drawer runners need routine adjusting as they wear. These simple instructions show how to replace door hinges, repair drawer handles and adjust drawer runners.
  • Time

    2 hours

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

Replacing Cabinet Door Hinges

Hinges may loosen over time. If this happens, you can reattach the hinge above or below its existing position.

  • Time

    2 hours

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

Repairing Cabinet Drawer Handles

Fix a loose drawer handle by attaching the drawer front more securely.

  • Time

    2 hours

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

Adjusting Cabinet Drawer Runners

Re-attach cabinet drawer slides by adjusting them with these simple steps.

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