Kitchen Cabinet Decorative End Panel Installation: A Beginner’s Guide

What is the Kitchen Cabinet Decorative End Panel?

A cabinet end panel is a decorative surface extension used to make the exposed end of the cabinet look more appealing. Decorative panels cover and hide the rough end of any cabinet or base cabinet.

Things you should know about End Panel Installation

If you’re planning to install end panels, there are a few things you should know in advance.

The first step is to choose the right end panel. Some of them come with their own hardware, while others need to be installed with nails or screws.

If it doesn’t have any hardware, then you’ll have to use nails or screws to install the end panel.

To be sure that you’re doing it right, you should measure the end panel. Use a ruler to measure the distance between the top and the bottom of the panel.

Kitchen cabinet end panel

Today I am going to show how to install a kitchen cabinet decorative end panel.

Things you need:

  • Clamps
  • Electric Drill
  • Drill Bit
  • Screws
  • Pencil/Scribe
  • Screw Driver
  • Tape Measure

Installation Instructions:

1.Make sure there is a door that is hinged near the blank door panel so that it can be secured.

2.Hold the door against the wall to see how it will fit. Put two strips (vertically) of double-faced foam tape along the front and back edges of the cabinet.

3.Afterward, clamp the top and bottom of the false front to the tape.

4.Finally, Install the decorative blank panel by first drilling and then screwing it into the cupboard interior.


DIY your kitchen cabinet decorative end panel on a weekend. If you prepare before starting the installation, you should be able to deal with any challenges that arise.

This guide hopefully helpful to you. Now it’s your turn.
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