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Understanding your Custom Kitchen Cabinets Options

If you have a large kitchen remodeling budget and you like unique and elegant things, then custom kitchen cabinets are definitely the way to go. But you may not have considered all your custom kitchen cabinet options.

Custom Kitchen Cabinets: Use Your Imagination

The list of custom kitchen cabinet options is limited only by your imagination and your budget. Exotic woods like teak, mahogany, ebony, or other unusual woods will give your cabinets a unique look, and crown moulding adds elegance. Or maybe you prefer glass-front cabinets. You can have the glass custom-etched with personalized designs. Do you like smooth-operating drawers? Specify ball-bearing rollers that will ensure silky operation for years and years. A climate-controlled wine cabinet is another option to consider. Double-sided cabinets over an island will give you access from both the kitchen and the dinette or family room. And custom hinges and drawer pulls are the perfect finishing touch.

Pick the Right Cabinetmaker

Once you have decided on your custom cabinet options, you need someone who can turn your dreams into reality. For this, you need an artist, not just a contractor. You will have to be very diligent in your search. It will involve seeking out people who have had similar work done, getting references, and negotiating with your chosen cabinetmaker. You will also need patience, because it is likely that the artist you choose will have a number of jobs in his pipeline. But for the perfect custom kitchen cabinets, it will be worth the wait.

Your gorgeous custom kitchen cabinets will be the centerpiece of your kitchen remodel, and will be the envy of your family and friends.

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Kitchen Cabinet Refacing
When remodeling your kitchen, an alternative to replacing your cabinets entirely, is to reface them. With refacing cabinets, you can achieve a beautiful new kitchen while spending half the amount of money. You will literally be giving your cabinets a face-lift! In the refacing process, existing doors, drawer fronts and hardware are removed and replaced with new ones

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Wood Kitchen Cabinets
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