If you are thinking about updating your home, one of the best places to get started is in your kitchen. The kitchen is the room that many people consider to be the centerpiece of their house, which is why it is such a common area for people to remodel. Now, you may be unsure of where to get started on your kitchen redesign. For starters, you should have an experienced Sacramento kitchen remodeling contractor come out to your home to discuss your options with you. When they do, you will find that one of the first areas of your kitchen you will need to make a decision on is your cabinets. That’s because the look of your cabinets will go a long way toward helping you determine to overall design scheme of your kitchen.
When it comes to kitchen cabinets, there are many different styles to choose from. This begins with the type pf material you decide to use for your cabinets, such as wood or Formica. Once you determine the material type, you can then look into the shade and color. But your decisions don’t end there. You will still need to determine what type of cabinet doors you would like. For example, if you have very nice dishes that you want to show off, you may choose to go with glass or wire mesh cabinet doors. If you want a modern look, but don’t want to show off what’s inside, you may want to look into frosted glass. Some people even prefer open shelving to cabinets in their kitchen. It’s all a matter of personal preference. But make sure you choose wisely, as your cabinets will be one of the more visible components of your new kitchen.
To learn more about kitchen cabinet styles, please watch the video below:
To speak with an experienced Sacramento contractor about your new kitchen cabinets, please contact the experts at Russ Johnson Construction today.
SACRAMENTO KITCHEN REMODELING VIDEO TRANSCRIPT:
TITLE: Kitchen Cabinet Styles
NARRATION: Let’s talk a little bit about cabinet styles. If you’re doing a home remodeling project, one of the best things that you can do is upgraded kitchen. There are so many different ways that you can approach this, but the first thing you’re going to have to decide is how are your cabinets going to look. There are cabinets that use a Formica finish. There are cabinets that use a painted finish. There are cabinets that use a wood veneered finish. Do whatever you want to do, but make sure you give thought to how that’s going to look in the overall scheme.
And are your doors going to be solid doors? Are they going to be frame and panel doors? Are the cabinets going to be opened with your dishes revealed? Or maybe you’re going to use wood doors with glass inserts that will show off the contents of your cabinets? If you’re going to do something like that, make sure that you have contents that are worth showing off. You don’t want to reveal something that’s perhaps not as appealing to the eye as you might think it would be. In that case, maybe you want to use frosted glass. Those type of cabinet doors allow a little bit of a higher end look without showing something that you don’t necessarily want to see. There are also doors to use sort of a mesh wire in the panel that gives a little bit of a high end look without spending a lot of money, and again without showing what’s behind the cabinets. Some people prefer to use just open shelving. And that’s another option with no doors of any kind. The cabinets just hang on the walls by themselves, and everything is open.
The different styles that are available to you are just myriad in their design. Just take a look around at some of the design magazines, and see what appeals to you. Try to come up with a unified theme based on the look you want which you