I did this on a few test pieces first, and that ended up leaving about ¼” between the cabinet frame and the door. Just like with the last dresser build, I cut a ¾” plywood top for this, edge banded, and stained it, then installed it onto the cabinet using 2” wood screws through the top frame pieces. I added some little storage baskets I found at Walmart to help them keep things organized. © 2015 - Georgia Lou Studios. Here I share my DIY projects with you! This website is for entertainment purposes. Thank you! That’s optional, I just thought it looked a little nicer with the trim added. They work great as simple stand alone cabinets (I’m imagining this as the perfect coffee station cabinet), too! These make great little stand alone storage cabinets, but also look nice as the end sections of this larger piece. I highly recommend them, but they are a little pricey. I edge banded the front edge and stained them before installing because it would have been difficult to do so after the fact. I edge banded them before finishing. Narrow Media Console Flip Down Doors. CASAINC Brown Farmhouse 58” TV Stand Media Console with Adjustable Shelves,Cabinet Doors and Cable Management Item # 2642653 Model # TR-WF192606AAD Atlantic - Windowpane 720 Media Cabinet with Sliding Glass Doors - Espresso. There are plenty of ways to join them. The instructions tell you where to place the slides based on the thickness of your door and whether it’s inset or overlay. I'm Shara, the voice, maker, and videographer behind Woodshop Diaries. I ended up removing part of my jig and drilling them 6mm in, but it didn’t make much difference. Anyway, once the hinges were attached to the door, I used the included screws to attach the hinges onto the slides. Shop for glass door media cabinets online at Target. By: Ana White. As long as you end up with two side panels with the measurements shown above, you’ll be fine . By using this website, you agree that you are okay with that and that you have read the privacy and policies page. This post contains affiliate links. Please do not remove any watermarks, crop, or edit any of my images. This is a link to the exact slides I used. Check out the YouTube Video to see how I installed the lock if you’re interested in adding those onto your project. Now, I had to drill the concealed hinge holes in my doors and install them onto the slides. SKU: 4948344. Driffield Media Storage Cabinet Charcoal Gray - Atlantic. Atlantic. 3.3 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews. And again, just like the dresser, the library requested these doors to lock as well. W x 22 in. The hinges I used, were just generic inset hinges. Kohler 15" W X 26" H 1-Door Medicine Cabinet w/ Mirrored Door, Beveled Houzz. Add to Cart. And again, just like the dresser, I glued and nailed on 1×2 trim pieces and cove molding along the sides. After a little distressing and some clear coat poly, the cabinets were done. 3. Step 9: Add Shelves and Finish. $159.99 - $163.99. You have two sides per door—one is installed at the bottom and one at the top of the cabinet. This DIY Pocket Door Cabinet looks simple from the outside. But with this project, I used 3/8″ dowels instead so you wouldn’t see the joinery when you opened the doors. Happy Building, friends! And if you’re wanting to build the entire entertainment center, be sure to check it out here: Shara is a math nerd with a passion for corny jokes, coffee, power tools, and building things in the woodshop.. You could use my tutorial to build a paneled door for this project to dress it up a little, but I simply cut my doors from 3/4″ plywood for a solid panel style door. Was $339.99. First, I used some scraps at the top here. But I got a little fancy and I used a 3/8” rabbeting bit with my router to route out a groove to place the ¼” plywood backer down into so it would be flush across the back. In the dresser build, I used 3/4″ pocket holes and 1 1/4″ pocket hole screws for this since they would be covered. This piece gets a back panel. So I went ahead and painted everything white to match the dresser frame from the last post. All images and text on this site are the property of Woodshop Diaries. this post here on how to build a sliding door cabinet. I changed my mind and removed them later and painted them white to match the cabinet. on sale for $137.00 original price $146.99 $ 137.00 $146.99. Our media centers often combine open and closed storage, allowing you to showcase the aspects of your media collection you are most proud of while concealing items that you prefer to remain out of sight. Typical gaps should have been about 1/8”. Windowpane Multimedia Storage Cabinet Espresso … Find entertainment centers to store and display every type of media. By: Ana White Admin. Barn Door Cabinet or Pantry. By: Ana White Admin. Hardware always is, I suppose. (All of this is in the instructions that come with the slides.). Printable plans for the entire entertainment center series (which includes this pocket door cabinet) are here: You’ll notice that the first part of this project looks very similar to the dresser build. See policies page on this site. I tried to move my hinge cup hole further in to narrow the gap, but my concealed hinge jig only goes to 5mm. How would you like your BESTÅ storage combination? User rating, 3.9 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews. I used 2x4s in my project, but I could have used 2x2s, but I was lazy and didn’t want to cut them in half haha. The instructions that come with them were very well written and easy to follow. Once the slides were installed into the cabinet, I cut a scrap piece of 1×4 to screw between the slides like shown. (29) $225.99 Your price for this item is $225.99. But when you open it up…. Copyright 2009-2011 Ana White/Ana White.com.