By Zoey Patel. Kitchen Cabinet. At Friday, August 30th 2019, 06:04:00 AM.
If you’re planning on mixing and matching in this way, remember that design inspiration is the key to success. Use your intended design style as a starting point and then use sites like Freshome to determine which materials are most commonly used together in that aesthetic. That way, you can be sure that your final product will exceed expectations.
All-white kitchens have been extremely popular, but to keep them from feeling like sterile boxes, beautiful millwork is key. Sticking with straightforward yet traditional elements such as raised-panel cabinet doors, recessed-panel drawers, and architecturally correct use of moldings ensures timeless good looks. Here the paneling and molding create highlights and shadows that add texture to the room.
However, as you progress to lighter cabinet stains, the selection of wood is crucial. A strongly patterned wood like hickory is much different from the creamier maple in these lighter finishes. So, this is where wood selection comes into play. It is fair to note that even in the dark finishes, the characteristic streaks and burls of hickory will show through to some extent. Armstrong Cabinets has an excellent comparison of the different types of woods available for new kitchen cabinets.
A complete kitchen refit can cost you an arm and a leg let's be honest, that can afford it in the current financial climate? Luckily there's a solution which may breathe a breath of fresh air into your kitchen - cupboard replacement. Replacing your cabinets may totally decorate your kitchen and we are talking over a few door modifications here. If your current kitchen cabinets are too modest or your drawers are in the wrong place, then it is time to go down to your local custom cabinet manufacturer for something which really suits you.