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Kitchen Cabinet Terms

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… 

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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 fact, in a way you get a better result. They certainly make better and more… 

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Kitchen Charging Stations

Beyond food prep, cooking, and cleaning up, the kitchen is the center of many other family activities. These include children’s homework, recipe research, and bill paying. Since all of this now tends to be done online, the kitchen needs to accommodate laptops and other electronic devices together with a means to keep them charged. So a new or remodeled kitchen needs some space designed and dedicated for the purpose. A… 

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Getting Cabinets Handled

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… 

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K-Cup Organizer by Rev-A-Shelf

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… 

Tip-On Blumotion by Blum

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).

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Docking Drawer: The In-Drawer Power Outlet

Click an image to view the Docking Drawer Get control of your electrical clutter with the Docking Drawer. You can get all your cords, chargers, hair dryers, iPhones and iPads etc off your counter tops and out of the way with the Docking Drawer. It comes in a variety of configurations and is UL approved. We took these photos of a demo Docking Drawer at our show room. Come by and check it… 

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Drawer Slides – A Technical Note

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… 

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Cool Kitchen Gadgets

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…