How to fix kitchen table-top

How to fix kitchen table-top

Will allow to bring in interior of kitchen feeling of luxury or, on the contrary, restraint successfully picked up table-top. This element of kitchen carries out not only practical, but also decorative function. Being guided by the basic rules, it is possible to establish table-top even to the most difficult configuration.

It is required to you

  • - hacksaw;
  • - tape measure;
  • - polyurethane;
  • - file;
  • - test ruler;
  • - fret saw;
  • - drill.


1. Put table-top on desktop cabinets. Leave small distance between it and high cabinet or side wall. Also provide gap in 5 mm at back wall. If you mount table-top in-shaped kitchen, connect two sections end-to-end, but do not use T-joint. At this stage you can make table-top wider or already.

2. Measure table-top, having put tape measure to one edge of floor cabinet, add the place for the laid on panel and the ledge equal to 2 cm. If you are going to use hacksaw for cut, construction pencil give mark in face side of table-top. When using sawing machine do marking on bottom side.

3. For cut of table-top it is manually recommended to use saw with small tooth. To avoid split, over the sawn site impose adhesive tape. If for cut you use circular saw, turn table-top face side down and establish on it test ruler that will provide cut accuracy. Process the cut edge file.

4. Establish table-top and on the lower part mark it the place for floor cabinet that it was succeeded to make the correct opening for washing easier. Then apply washing in the inverted situation to lower face of table-top. Having leveled its situation from all directions, circle with pencil on the edge. Take pencil and test ruler and in the carried-out contour draw the line of cut, according to the instruction attached to washing.

5. Put table-top that part which is intended for washing placement, on gantry. In each of four corners on lines of cut drill openings for cloth of the fret saw and saw through opening under washing. Along the line of cut put with brush polyurethane layer, otherwise moisture will get into cut and will spoil table-top.

6. Again establish table-top on the place. Trace that the top binding of floor cabinet did not block opening for washing. Establish washing according to the instruction, previously having removed and having inverted table-top.

7. Return table-top with the built-in washing into place and record by means of the enclosed fastenings.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team