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Posted by: from Browns Mills
6/2/2011 at 4:50:55 PM

my cabinets are installed under a fur-out and it was sheet rocked. how do i install the cabinets without being able to add shims behind the cabinets if i need to?

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Date/Time6/2/2011 at 6:04:59 PM

This may work for you, it has for us. Check walls with a good 4' level to see if they are plumb [n a vertical or perpendicular line]-right where the cabinets will be installed. You may want to draw on the wall the exact box size's of the cabinets by using a regular pencil, just as you would see them on some design plans. Try not to pencil walls to heavy and dark since it could show up even after aping a coat of wall paint.

Were the walls plumb?

Can you use flat pieces veneer plywood's sized indifferent thickness?

If the answer is no [the walls are not plumb], then you could nail these plywood veneers by using very small brad or track nails to get the walls plumb in direct proportion to line up the wall cabinets.


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