When arranging kitchen furniture along the walls in the places of their contact, slots are usually formed, which can be hidden only with the help of special baseboards, which ensure a smooth transition from the walls to the worktop. Such elements are most often made in the form of a prefabricated structure consisting of a strip and a rail attached to a furniture base. Attach the plinth - which means fix the decorative strip on the previously fixed guide.
Channelless kitchen plinth
Installing such a kitchen plinth will allow you to realize the following features:
Kitchen baseboard for wiring
This last feature will allow you to safely hide electrical wires, supplied to the sockets, and provide easy access to them.
Since the plinth is also a transitional element at the same time, pay special attention to its color scheme, which should match the color of the walls and the table top.
Features of the installation
Before starting installation work it is necessary to calculate in advance the length of the strip used to close the gap along its entire length. Many users, based on their own experience, recommend to purchase this consumable with some margin.
As for the mounting of the plinth, in addition to the method of mounting it on the rail we considered, the following options are possible:
Aluminum kitchen plinth
Self-tapping screws for fastening are used only in those rare cases when Installed products are made of materials other than plastic. This is explained by the fact that when using them you can easily damage the plastic workpiece being mounted. Well, the "hard" glued plinth complicates its replacement if necessary to update the decorative strip.
In the case when a regular reinstallation is supposed (for cleaning from dirt or its replacement, for example), then it would be best for you to use the previously mentioned construction with a central guide and a decorative strip.
Kitchen skirting made of plank and guide
Let's look at the general As a rule, in the following sequence:
The following video presents a variety of forms of aluminum baseboards for the table top:
And this is how the installed baseboard looks like with a guide:
Narrow aluminum baseboard
Features of the kitchen baseboards
Kitchen set with aluminum plinth
Aluminum plinth attached to the tabletop
Aluminum piping for the kitchen countertop