How to install light rail cabinet molding. You must use a chop saw when you are cutting the light rail or a good table saw.
Installing light rail molding.
How to install under cabinet light rail molding. It can function as a trim to conceal under cabinet lighting fixtures and provide a barrier from the light glare or simply serve as a decorative enhancement. A video that discusses light rail moldings door clearances and demonstrates installation of the molding. Never attempt to make your miter cuts with a hand saw.
Today s plan was to take some left over kitchen cabinet trim my friends had and make a light rail molding to finish off the cabinets bottom edge. The picture below is an example of the extra material they had. For more information about light rail.
In this episode of money hunters they talk about installing under cabinet lighting and light rail molding on rta cabinets supplied by rta cabinet store. This trim is installed over the sink and is an example of the left over material that we had. This cabinet molding is not difficult to work with because it is small.
Light rail molding is used to finish the bottom of wall cabinets. Light rail moldings are available in a variety of styles and sizes to accommodate different design styles. Cabinet molding for under mount lights.
This is a small strip of wood that can be used to hide undercabinet lighting or just. Take a piece of light rail and hold it up under the side of your cabinet. For general cabinet assembly 1 nails are typically fine to use since there is wood glue that is going to do most of the holding work.
At the corner of the cabinet mark off the light rail along both the face and side of the cabinet creating an intersect on the light rail. This method works great every time. For trim molding installation you ll likely want to use.
Here is how to cut and install the light rail. Make sure the light rail and cabinet are flush and the end of the light rail and the wall are flush.