Cabinetry Made Simple

When setting out to choose new cabinetry for your home, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed with what you find.  Talk about different wood species, overlays, and other cabinet materials can be enough to make your head spin.  That’s why we’ve created our Cabinetry Basics section:  a place where you can come and get your crash course on cabinetry, so that you can feel prepared and comfortable when working with your designer.

Wood Species

Read more info on our select wood species and each of their unique characteristics.

Cabinet Construction

Learn more about overlays, frames, and our overall cabinet construction.

Profiles

Learn more about each of our inner, outer, and panel profiles for our door styles

Profiles

Learn more about each of our inner, outer, and panel profiles for our door styles

Wood Species

The beauty of wood is in its uniqueness. No two trees are alike, and therefore no two kitchens will be alike. Following are some of the natural characteristics of wood that should be taken into consideration when choosing your cabinetry.

Click on any of the wood types below to learn more about its unique characteristics. 

Alder

Rustic Alder

Cherry

Rustic Cherry

Hickory

Rustic Hickory

Maple

Rustic Maple

Red Oak

Quarter-Sawn Oak

Poplar

Cabinet Construction

Our cabinets are engineered using a stretcher & nailer system designed to strengthen & square each assembly.  The diagrams below show exploded versions of our construction methods. We build our cabinets out of high-grade plywood with a UV coated interior.

 

Try out our interactive guide! 

Click on any of the cabinet parts to reveal more information about that specific component. 

Wall Cabinet Construction

Base Cabinet Construction

Overlay Information

Traditional Overlay

Door overlays face frame 1/2″

Full Overlay

Door overlays face frame 1 1/4″

Flush Inset

Door is hinged inside face frame opening

Beaded Inset

Door is hinged inside face frame opening with bead detail around each opening

View Door Profiles

View our available outer, inner, and panel profiles.

Outer Edge Profiles

OE-1

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-2

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-3

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Slab Doors
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-4

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-7

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-10

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-11

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

Inner Edge Profiles

IP-1

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-2

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-3

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-4

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-5

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-6

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

Raised Panel Profiles

RP-1

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors
Mitered Doors

RP-2

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Mitered Doors

RP-3

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Mitered Doors

RP-6

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors
Mitered Doors

View Door Profiles

View our available outer, inner, and panel profiles.

Outer Edge Profiles

OE-1

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-2

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-3

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Slab Doors
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-4

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-7

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-10

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

OE-11

Outer Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors

Inner Edge Profiles

IP-1

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-2

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-3

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-4

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-5

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

IP-6

Inner Edge Profile

Availability:
Solid Flat Panel Doors
Raised Panel Doors

Raised Panel Profiles

RP-1

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors
Mitered Doors

RP-2

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Mitered Doors

RP-3

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Mitered Doors

RP-6

Raised Panel Profile

Availability:
Raised Panel Doors
Applied Moulding Doors
Mitered Doors

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