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27 Custom Kitchen Cabinet ideas

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Custom kitchen cabinets

Custom kitchen cabinets are one of the most expensive components of the kitchen and more especially if they are built-in. So it’s necessary to make careful consideration before purchasing them. You should choose a design, style and color that is the right fit for your kitchen and compliments your personal preferences.

To create a beverage cabinet, a wine cooler can be moved from another place in the house and outfitted with new drawers for storing beverages at the bottom. This arrangement can turn part of the pantry into a drinking station. Conventional beverage cabinets fitted in the kitchen can provide ample space for keeping wines and whiskeys.

Clean lines define modern kitchen designs and there is no better way to achieve that other than by using floating shelves to replace kitchen cabinets. They add straight lines that combine well with any contemporary or modern decor. Several home owners choose this design for upper cabinets and then opt for closed cabinetry doors for the lower half of the kitchen. Some of the kitchen utensils and appliances can be stored on the floating shelves. To make your kitchen truly awesome, you can combine floating wooden shelves with a glass or shiny tile backsplash. The only downside of the floating shelf is lack of hidden storage. All in all, it is still a great way to enhance you kitchen space.

You can give your kitchen a modern design by using kitchen cabinets made of steel. Cabinets with stainless steel doors give your kitchen a stylish modern appearance. They are also easy to clean, durable and extremely sanitary. If you want to make your kitchen appear high-end then this is the most ideal cabinetry idea for you. Refrigerators with shiny metallic doors can also be used to compliment this type of design theme.

Using veneer wood cabinets can bring warmth and elegance into your kitchen. It is one of the most popular trends today. One of the reasons why this cabinetry style in becoming increasingly popular is that veneer slabs display wood grains in an amazing fashion. It certainly creates a woodsy feel in the kitchen and nature lovers would find it highly suitable. If you have a wooden floor, these cabinets will definitely blend in with the dominant theme.

Some people prefer fast and easy access to utensils and kitchen appliances. Open kitchen cabinets are the most ideal cabinetry designs for such people. They can also be used to showcase the designs of different utensils which would somehow create an interesting color theme in the kitchen.

Kitchen center islands can be fitted with drawers to free up space and make maximum use of the available kitchen space. They can be painted with colors that are different from the center-tops to break the monotony of a single color.

Lacquered kitchen cabinets make your kitchen rich in color and brightness. If properly done they can be durable and scratch resistant. They are however not ideal for families with little children who would scratch the surfaces. Still, they are a perfect representation of classiness and elegance.

These kitchen cabinetry ideas can help you bring style and character into the kitchen storage.