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When it comes to kitchens, storage is one of the most important factors. And because good storage is so important, it’s often one of the primary considerations during a kitchen renovation. In regard to kitchen cabinets and shelving, you generally have two options: wall and base cabinets or open shelving. […]
There comes a point where your kitchen will just look tired. Trust me – you’ll know when that is. But the good news is that a full kitchen remodel is not entirely necessary. Look to your kitchen cabinets first. Are you happy with the layout of your cabinets? Are the […]
Before selecting color, grade, wood, or knobs, the first choice in cabinet selection should be face frame or frameless (shown) construction. A face frame constructed cabinet is the traditional choice and consists of a “frame” which is attached to the front of the cabinet and provides an anchor for cabinet […]
Susan Serra of the Kitchen Designer confirms that the trend towards open kitchen shelves and cabinets is very hot right now. Not everyone requires the sleek frosted glass or oak built-ins anymore. Open kitchen shelves offer less privacy but they also provide ease of use as well as a warmth […]
Here’s a great question posed by the users of the Woodweb forums Who out there installs uppers first and why? And if you install lowers first, what are your reasons? I always install lowers first and lately the question came up in the shop. Some insightful answers…
Built-in cabinets and bookshelves save floorspace which is vital in small homes. Here are some links to installing your own and what you should consider before designing and purchasing your cabinets. About.com (how-to install kitchen cabinets) Hammerzone (installing kitchen cabinets) On The House (choosing cabinets)
Make use of the extra space below your cabinets. Toekick drawers are perfect for pans, utensils or linens. You can have custom toekick drawers made to fit your cabinets and its best to ask for them when you have your cabinets first built.