Kitchen Cabinet Remodeling - Ideas and Estimates
Understanding Your Kitchen Cabinetsby Miriam Kasdan
Kitchens and Cabinets Columnist
Whether you reface or replace your kitchen cabinets, it's important to know how to maintain them, especially when they're new. Let's go over some cabinet care basics.
As with many consumer products, the level of cabinet quality can vary. Kitchen cabinets should be treated like furniture. When properly cared for, they'll maintain their beauty and function for years. Today's kitchen cabinets are not only made of solid wood and wood veneers. Some are now made of specially engineered materials built for durability and beauty. Some examples of these new materials include:
Prepare for Cabinet Maintenance and RepairWhen you reface or install your new kitchen cabinets, be sure to have the following items on hand, which can be obtained from a cabinet supplier:
About the Author
Miriam Kasdan specializes in writing marketing and home improvement features. She earned a B.A. in Sociology from the University of California at Berkeley.