Place a hinge temporarily on the front or back of the door depending on the type of hinge.
Kitchen cabinet hinges install. And wa lah new kitchen cabinet hinges. Then make a horizontal line as shown 3 inches plus the gap from the top and bottom of the opening. Start by placing the hinges on the cabinet where you plan to install them wrapped around the outer edge of the cabinet wall in the open position.
Install the mounting plate. Install hinge into cabinet door. Now that the old hinge has been removed and the 35mm hole has been drilled to the proper depth you re ready to install the new soft close cabinet door hinges.
Align the top and bottom hinges using a tape measure. Changing kitchen cabinet hinges is a way to update your kitchen without having to go all the fuss and expense of refinishing furniture or installing new ones. Measure the distance between the screw holes cabinet handle to determine the necessary distance between the holes in the door of the kitchen cabinet.
The other screws on the hinge allow you to adjust the cabinet door side to side and up a down a bit use your adjustments to get your doors level. Remove the mounting plate from the hinge. Now attach your new kitchen cabinet hinge with a few screws and screw the hinge back to the frame of the cabinets.
Remove the door and use a combination square to mark a vertical line on the cabinet s side panel 2 inches from the front edge. Align the hinge with the edge of the cabinet door. This is a pretty easy step.