Installing new bypass closet door hardware is one of the cheapest, fastest ways to upgrade a set of cabinets. That range from vintage and classic looks to truly individual hardware, the cabinet is available in an almost infinite range of styles. To complete this project, all you need is a drill, a screwdriver and your favorite hardware. Mark the drawers of the cabinet for pilot holes in which the handles or knobs will be installed. Mark one side of the light line to the side in the center of your front of the drawer. Mark the center of this line, handles are usually installed in the center of the drawer. If your hardware requires two holes, space the holes equally of the center mark, using the force or paper template that comes with most of the hardware to assist in proper placement.
Bypass closet door hardware, mark the doors of the cabinets for pilot holes in which the door handles or the knobs are to be installed. Door handles are usually placed 1 to 2 inches from the bottom edge of the upper cabinet doors and from the top edge of the lower doors cabinets. They are located 3/4 to 1 1/2 inches from the vertical edge of the door. Mark this point. If your hardware requires two holes, use the traction or paper template to mark the second hole: above the first mark for the top; below the mark for descends.
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Bypass closet door hardware, drill the pilot holes, using a sharp bit that is slightly larger than the screws for your hardware; a little 3/16 inches will usually do. Consult the hardware instructions for specific information. Perforate each hole steadily, without forcing, through the thickness of the drawer or door. Place the knob on its single hole and insert a screw through the back of the door. Turn the screw nut by hand, and then tighten with a screwdriver. Place the pull on the two holes. Insert a screw in the pull through the back of the door. Twist it down with your hand, and then add the second screw. Tighten the screws with a screwdriver to avoid over tightening.