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CREATE YOUR OWN FURNITURES

Build a niche using a rear wall


This tutorial shows how to build a nook in a new or existing drywall.

The nook is built against an existing wall

, the back of the nook will be this existing rear wall.
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Steps

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  • Cut the metallic studs at the desired dimensions for your nook.
  • Prepare the rear metallic structure as per picture on the right.
  • Fix it in the rear wall.
  • Remove the Kinook blocks as they only served as a guide at this stage.
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Prepare the vertical studs by inserting 2 long Kinook blocks in each studs and place a small Kinook block in each one.


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Build the rest of the metallic structure

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Verify levels. When correct, crimp small metallic tracks to secure the structure and create a support for the vertical panels.

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Check levels once more. When correct, first, fix the inside vertical panels, and then the horizontal ones.

TIP: Apply some acrylic wall sealant on the edge of each panel before assembling. Remove excess when assembled.


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Install the remaining panels.

needed Kinook blocks

- Simple nook kit

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the plan
See also
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Niche without using a rear wall

Create a niche in an existing drywall