Originally Posted by oneball
Dude that looks great! What made you choose 1x4 instead of 2x4?
1x4s are easier to work with because they are generally a much higher grade.
The pine I used is select grade Radiata pine from New Zealand and has 0 knots.
When you start out with square wood, it's going to be easier to get a finished cabinet that is square and true.
I was really lacking time to do the doors, so I bit the bullet and ordered some.
Oh, and I decided to paint the top, back and inside with exterior acrylic latex instead of staining since those parts are not seen anyway. Will post pics when it's all stained and painted and doors attached.