Under Kitchen Sink Storage – Kitchen sink shelf is ideal for storing cleaning products and other household items. Shelves can be constructed of various types of materials; wood is the most common while metal and plastic are also popular. As practical, as it is, kitchen sink shelving can be damaged by water or cracks due to wear and tear. With the help of some tools, you can replace kitchen sink shelving without hiring an expensive maintenance staff or carpenter.
Remove the shelf from under the sink. If the platform is nailed in place, use a hammer to hit on the underside of the platform to dislodge it. For a shelf that is screwed into place, use a screwdriver to remove the screws that hold the platform under the sink. Measure the old bookshelf and record the dimensions on a piece of paper. Making a drawing of the platform and recording the measurements will be very useful when cutting the new platform.
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Measure and adjust the lines for the new platform in the material of the shelf of your choice. With a saw, cut the marked lines on the wood. Then, after the shelf is cut, place it under the kitchen sink to make sure it fits properly. If the platform does not fit as planned, pull it out and make adjustments. Paint the shelf in the desired color. Let the paint dry before putting it under the sink. Insert the painted shelf under the sink. Use nails or screws to fix the shelf in place.