Cut strips of straight 3 4 in x 1 1 2 in wood to fit the front and sides of each cabinet.
Kitchen cabinet crown molding installation. Provide a nailing surface for crown moulding by attaching solid wood mounting strips to the top edges of the cabinets. Here s a step by step guide to installing crown molding on full overlay cabinets. Set the miter saw to a 45 degree angle cut.
Check out our video review and demo of adding crown molding to your kitchen cabinets. Cut the wood filler pieces. Crown molding can give your cabinets an extra air of charm and sophistication.
In this video we will go over some tips and tricks that might help whe. Use one long strip for a row of cabinets the same depth then apply wood glue to each strip nail it in place and let dry. Cut at one mark then move the molding along to the next mark.
Place the crown molding so that it is rests upside down and at a 45 degree angle against the saw fence. These strips will act as your nailing blocks. House flipping brothers dave and rich show how to install kitchen cabinet crown molding and trim with tips this video covers all aspects of cabinet molding i.
For starters cut strips of the 5 4 inch wood from length and width as per the size of your kitchen overlay cabinets. Position the saw to the opposite 45 degree angle cut and make the second cut.