Built In Cabinets for Every Room of Your Home

Cabinet JobsHow often have you found yourself wishing for more storage space? How many collections do you have that are disorganized or hidden away? How many closets might burst at any moment? If you can relate to any of these questions, you should read on about the many ways you can make use of built-in cabinets throughout your home.

In the Kitchen

Built-in cabinets in the kitchen can help you make use of your space effectively. If you wish you had more cabinet space in the kitchen, but you don’t want to take away from the floor space, you can have cabinets built into the wall.  Continue reading “Built In Cabinets for Every Room of Your Home”

Cabinet Considerations When Designing a Custom Bar

Cabinet JobsThe best part about installing a custom bar is that you can design it anyway you like, especially if you have the help of an experienced professional to tweak your ideas. The downside to this is that your options and opportunities are endless! The only things limiting your custom bar are your imagination and your budget.

To help you start thinking about what you might like for your custom bar, here are some things to consider adding. Continue reading “Cabinet Considerations When Designing a Custom Bar”

Difference Between Semi-Custom and Custom Cabinets

Cabinet JobsIf you have been researching types of cabinets and prices in preparation for your remodel, you have likely come across providers of semi-custom cabinets. Semi-custom cabinets are not the same thing as custom cabinets, which we provide. Here are some of the differences.

What Does Semi-Custom Mean?

Semi-custom cabinets are not custom built for your kitchen. They are stock cabinets that have several flexible options, such as cabinet depth and size. While they are less expensive than true custom cabinets, they may not fit your space very well. Semi-custom cabinets are also only installed for you for a fee. Usually semi-custom cabinets are installed on your own or with a contractor. Continue reading “Difference Between Semi-Custom and Custom Cabinets”

Important Considerations for Matching Your Custom Cabinets

StudioWhen you want to upgrade or update your kitchen cabinets but don’t want to redo the whole kitchen, you’ll want to make sure that your new custom cabinets match the rest of your kitchen and home. Most people think about color when they think of matching, but there are other considerations as well.

Type of Materials

Custom cabinets are, of course, generally wood, but there are many different types of woods with different looks, shades, and grains. If you already have polished wood present in your kitchen, you should make sure that the wood for your custom cabinets matches.

Style

Custom cabinets can be made in any style you choose, from traditional to modern, but it is important to maintain continuity throughout a room. If the rest of your kitchen is old-fashioned, modern cabinet styles will seem out of place. Continue reading “Important Considerations for Matching Your Custom Cabinets”

How to Safely Clean Your Custom Wood Cabinets

Keeping your custom wood cabinets clean is important for a number of reasons. You want to make sure that your kitchen is very clean and bacteria free so that your cooking and food preparation spaces are sanitary, but keeping your custom cabinets clean is also important for making them last for many years to come. Here is what you need to know about how to clean your custom kitchen cabinets.

Wipe Spills Promptly

If you spill or splash something on one of your custom cabinets, make sure that you clean it up right away. It is very important that you avoid excessive moisture on your cabinets because it can cause discoloration of the wood or warping. Clean these spills right away to prevent staining or damage to your cabinets. Continue reading “How to Safely Clean Your Custom Wood Cabinets”

Types of Wood Kitchen Cabinets

There are a lot of great reasons to have real wood cabinets in your kitchen when you remodel. Although your kitchen may be filled with fancy, shiny, stainless steel appliances, having natural wood cabinets can bring a bit of hominess back to your kitchen space. Here are the different types of wood kitchen cabinets that you can choose from.

Birch

Birch is a very light colored wood that is most often used in bulk kitchen cabinets. The panel doors are usually raised or recessed type doors. They are lightweight, but will not be as durable as other woods. Continue reading “Types of Wood Kitchen Cabinets”

What to Look for in a Custom Cabinet Installer

Making the decision to get custom cabinets is an important one, but it is equally important who you hire to install those custom cabinets for you. You want to know that your custom cabinets are going to be installed seemingly effortlessly, with the utmost respect for your home, and in a professional manner. Here are some things you should look for in a custom cabinet installer to get the best possible experience.

Licensed and Insured

Make sure that the custom cabinet installer you hire is a licensed and insured company. This is extremely important. A licensed business is one that is held accountable. An insured business is one that can cover injuries to their workers if any occur. That is important not just for the outcome of your project, but also in protecting you from any liability. Continue reading “What to Look for in a Custom Cabinet Installer”

Three More Ways to Use Custom Built-In Cabinets

Cabinet JobsHow many times have you thought to yourself, “I wish I were more organized,” or, “I wish I had more usable space.” Most people who have bought a house rather than built one feel exactly this way at least once after moving in. It never seems that rooms have enough closet space or the right type of storage space to meet our needs. This is where custom built-in cabinets can be very beneficial. Here are three more ways to use them.

Den/Study

Custom built-in cabinets are a great option in a den, study, or office where you want to display a myriad of books, maps, and knick knacks, and store office supplies and equipment conveniently, but out of sight. While you could get bookcases or other shelving to meet these needs, getting custom built-in cabinets allows you a lot more freedom to organize and display as you truly desire. Continue reading “Three More Ways to Use Custom Built-In Cabinets”

Three Rooms that Benefit from Built-In Cabinets

When you are building a new home or remodeling an old one, you want to make sure that everything is just as perfect as it can be. You want to make sure that you are considering all of your needs for the home, such as storage. One of the biggest complaints of most homeowners is not enough storage space. To that end, here are three rooms that benefit from built-in cabinets.

Family Room/Entertainment Room

Many people have a living room for entertaining, but use a separate family room or entertainment room for everyone to enjoy on a daily basis. If you have a family room, there are a lot of things you might need to be able to store and organize. For example, you might want to be able to store video games and equipment, movies, CDs or albums, and board and card games. Built-in cabinets make keeping a family room safe and organized a piece of cake. Continue reading “Three Rooms that Benefit from Built-In Cabinets”