Kitchen Cabinets – Pull Out Storage Solutions

These days, innovations in kitchen cabinetry are more to do with how the space inside the cabinets is used than the cabinets themselves. For example, if you do not have the space for a walk-in pantry, we now have ways for you to simulate a pantry by putting its contents in pull out racks. In [...]

Kitchen Cabinets – Trash & Recycling Solutions

Modern kitchen designs will almost always account for under counter trash and recycling disposal. This is usually done with an under counter pull-out waste system that contains dual trash and recycle containers located in a single cabinet close to the dishwasher and food prep area. If space allows, some kitchen owners have a preference for [...]

Kitchen Cabinets – New Solutions for Blind Corners

Almost every kitchen will have at least one blind corner cabinet. This is just the nature of the space. But they are a cook’s nightmare. They are where the sun don’t shine. They are where long unused kitchen utensils languish. They are deep, dark and hard to get at. Old time solutions to blind corners [...]

A Microbrewery in Your Kitchen? Perfect for an Appliance Garage

We recently posted on appliance garages: https://www.cabinetsofthedesert.com/appliance-garages-clearing-kitchen-counter-clutter/. And we have just come across a perfect candidate for this application. If you like gadgets and beer, the Pico from PicoBrew could be just right for you. It is new on the scene and we have only just come across it. So we can't speak from experience but [...]

Bar, Bathroom and Laundry Cabinetry for a Palm Springs Remodel

Cabinets of the Desert recently provided bar, bathroom and laundry cabinets for a beautiful remodel project in the Palm Springs Movie Colony. For the master bedroom and powder room, the client selected Carbon in the Roma Series of Executive Cabinetry’s Lineare Cucina line of Thermo Structured Surfaces. For the guest bathrooms, bar and laundry he [...]

Kitchen Cabinets – Aging-in-Place

We have covered Aging-in-Place generally elsewhere on this site. Please see https://www.cabinetsofthedesert.com/aging-in-place/ This blog addresses how the principles of Universal Design, which make kitchens “age-friendly,” specifically apply to the design and accessorizing of cabinetry. We start with the sink, which is where a great deal of kitchen work happens. Here cabinetry is designed to leave a [...]

Kitchen Cabinetry for a Palm Springs Remodel

Cabinets of the Desert recently provided kitchen cabinets for a beautiful remodel project in the Palm Springs Movie Colony. The client selected Montessa Gloss White thermofoil by Envoy Cabinetry.  We customized and modernized the look of the cabinetry by removing the toe kicks and installing contemporary brushed nickel s steel legs. The effect is very [...]

Appliance Garages – Clearing Kitchen Counter Clutter

An appliance garage is a customized countertop compartment within the kitchen cabinetry design that can come in many different configurations. Its purpose is to contain and conceal large kitchen appliances. They are a relatively new phenomenon. In times past kitchens would feature a battery of appliances competing for counter space near an electrical outlet. These [...]

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Faceframe vs Frameless Cabinets – What is the Difference and Should I Care?

There are two industry standard ways of building cabinets: Faceframe and Frameless. Faceframe cabinets are made with a wooden frame forming the face of the cabinet box and providing much of its structural strength, as illustrated here: Frameless cabinets, also known as “Eurostyle” to reflect their origin, do not have this faceframe but instead derive [...]