DIY Craftsman staircase easy - use existing Newel post!"it was installed around the existing post. I built the front and sides in one piece, and then installed the last side by trimming back the handrail and re-attaching it to the new post.
Tricks and Tips for Better Built-in Cabinets. Part furniture, part trim carpentry, built-in cabinets require that you fit square projects into an unsquare world where walls bulge, floors tilt, and ceilings slopes.