Kitchen Cabinets-Pull Out Storage Solutions Pull Out Pantry Storage Solutions These days, kitchen cabinetry innovations include the cabinets’ interior storage capacity too. 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 fact, in a way, you get a better result. They certainly make better and more accessible use of the cabinet space than traditional shelves. You can work with your kitchen designer to determine placement for pull out pantry shelving inserts. Usually,… Read More »Kitchen Cabinets – Pull Out Storage Solutions
Kitchen Charging Stations Create a Clutter Free Kitchen with a Charging Station 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. Typically kitchens would feature a battery of appliances competing for counter space near an electrical outlet. Keeping your coffee maker, tea maker, microwave, toaster, mixer, or food processor behind closed doors reduces visual clutter in your kitchen. Nowadays, we are designing cabinetry and countertop compartments to provide permanent storage for frequently used appliances.… Read More »Kitchen Charging Stations
Docking Drawer: The In-Drawer Power Outlet Organize and Store Your Electronic and Tech Devices Get control of your electrical clutter with the Docking Drawer. You can get all your cords, chargers, hair dryers, iPhones, iPads, etc.,off your countertops and out of the way with the Docking Drawer. It comes in a variety of configurations and is UL-approved. In-drawer outlets provide a designated place to connect all your devices and can make your space more functional. You will never wonder where your phone charger is again! Docking Drawer In-Drawer Outlets-Safe and Simple to Install The Docking Drawer… Read More »Docking Drawer: The In-Drawer Power Outlet
Know Before You Go Visually, cabinets will set the design tone for the rest of the kitchen. This makes choosing kitchen cabinets one of the most essential parts of your kitchen renovation. You want to choose cabinets that look good, work well, and last. Picking up some basic kitchen cabinet terms before you go cabinet shopping will help you understand what designers and contractors are talking about. You can also learn what to look for in a quality cabinet. Basic Cabinet Terms There are four components to a cabinet: the Box, the Shelves, the Drawers,… Read More »Kitchen Cabinet Terms
Once you have your cabinets selected, what about the hardware? Choosing hardware is not as simple as you might think. There is a lot to consider and here are some things to think about to make sure you make the right selection out of the vast number of choices available to you. Remember, you will be looking at, touching and feeling the hardware every day for a long time. Knobs or pulls: Knobs are attached to a cabinet door or drawer front with a single screw/attachment point. Pulls are attached to a cabinet door or… Read More »Getting Cabinets Handled
Rev-A-Shelf has come up with a 30 K-Cup organizer. This is a solid wood insert that simply drops into a standard 18″ or 24″ cabinet drawer. Or it can be trimmed down to any size you want. Your single serve coffee maker is a great piece of equipment but now you do not have to put up with the typical K-Cup clutter that typically goes with it. You can find this organizer at the Rev-A-Shelf website here.
The Tip-On Blumotion Legrabox uses a non-electric technology to enhance the opening and closing of handleless cabinet drawers. It is easy to assemble and a light touch will fully open or fully close the drawer. We came across this at the latest NAHB Show in Las Vegas. Check out this cool video here (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XnsQ4YVdWc).
Our cabinets are beautiful but they have to work. In part this means that our cabinet drawers have to slide easily, close softly and carry the load safely and smoothly. So our cabinet manufacturer installs top-of-the-line Blum Tandem Full Extension Drawer Slides with Blumotion. These drawer slides have an incredibly smooth full-extension action combined with a self closing mechanism that engages 2″ before the drawer is closed. This gently eases the drawer back into the cabinet. Plus the slides are totally concealed, so there is no clunky metal to detract from the beauty of your… Read More »Drawer Slides – A Technical Note
Occasionally we come across a gadget we have to share. This is an outstanding tomato slicer – from Zyliss. What’s this got to do with cabinetry? Well, we keep it in a cabinet drawer! Eight ultra sharp serrated stainless steel blades for optimum slicing performance Special long points along the blade pierce the fruit skin to aid swift and clean cutting Integrated dish catches excess juice and seeds Non-slip feet for added stability Soft rubberized grip handle ensures ease and accuracy of use during slicing Includes tray to catch tomato juices Dishwasher safe Very good… Read More »Cool Kitchen Gadgets