Learn Cabinet Terminology Before Selecting Your Custom Cabinetry.

Category: Cabinet Terminology

8 Kitchen Trends for 2022 & 2023

August 30, 2022
The kitchen is the heart of the home! Whether you’re whipping up a family meal or helping the kids with their homework, the kitchen is where some of the best moments of our shared lives take place. When it comes to kitchen design, trends are constantly evolving and changing. A few of the best ones, however, are...
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Bathroom Refresh Ideas from Top Designers

June 28, 2022
If you’re considering redoing your home, the bathroom is likely one of your top targets. And for good reason. A bathroom refresh can add considerable value to your property (a good bathroom remodel increases median home value by about 5.7%), and makes your space nicer to live in. However, deciding on a style can...
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What Does “Custom” Mean When it Comes to Cabinets?

April 26, 2022
If you’re considering a makeover or remodel of your kitchen or bathroom, you’re probably thinking about new cabinets. Everyone wants “custom” cabinets, but what exactly are you getting when someone is selling “custom”? This article will break down the differences between custom, semi-custom, and stock...
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Types of Cabinet Doors: Cabinet Terminology, Part Four

November 9, 2016
The types of cabinet doors you choose has a big influence on the final look of your cabinets. Read about the differences between the most common styles and how to adding accent doors can make your new cabinets one-of-a-kind! Okay, so we’ve discussed some basic cabinet terminology, the difference between framed...
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Stock, Custom, and Semi-Custom Cabinets: Cabinet Terminology, Part Three

September 23, 2016
The third installment of our Cabinet Terminology series explains the difference between stock, custom and semi-custom cabinets. We hear a lot of talk about what is and isn’t a “custom” cabinet. As you can imagine, we have a pretty strong opinion on the matter. To help you understand the differences between...
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Framed and Frameless: Cabinet Terminology, Part Two

September 12, 2016
Knowing a few of the terms used to describe cabinet construction can help you decide what style will work best for your home. In this second article of our series, we take a look at the differences between the two ways cabinets are constructed: framed and frameless. So you’ve decided to get new cabinets. Awesome!...
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What’s that thing called? Cabinet Terminology, Part One

August 13, 2016
“I want the thingamabob on the doohicky to look just like the doodads on the whatchamacallit.” Yeah, even if you don’t know the proper cabinet terminology we can usually figure out exactly what you mean. After all, we have been creating custom built cabinet solutions for our customers for a long time now. No...
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What is a Shaker Door?

July 7, 2016
One of the most popular styles of cabinet doors is called the Shaker door. While there are several subtle variations on the Shaker style available, they all have their roots in the furniture produced by the Mount Lebanon Shaker Society in the 1800s. When deciding on the options for your new cabinets, an important...
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