Someone I am is waiting for my courage (forgotten_aria) wrote,
Someone I am is waiting for my courage

Adventures in cabinetry

Yesterday I went to Ikea and bought ~$200 worth of kitchen cabinates and today I installed them, I still have some adjustments to make, but I got them in in one day. The rail system is very nice, though I wish I were a little more certain that once they're loaded it will still be ok. I put some weight on it and it felt solid, but...

Anyway, I turned this:

into this:

They seem nice enough cabinets but time will tell, and they don't quite match the rest of the kitchen, but I don't really care. We can take them down if the lack of matching feels like it would hurt resale valu eof the house or whatever.
Tags: home improvement, ikea

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