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WHAT ARE CABINET INSERTS?

By Zack DelVaglio Few people are familiar with cabinet inserts and what they can do for your kitchen…

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO WORKING WITH DEAN CABINETRY

    By John, Leah & Kevin Dean This is an honest guide to working with Dean Cabinetry. …

HOW TO MEASURE YOUR SPACE

By Kevin Dean A guide to measuring your space.  This is the first step toward budgeting and designing…

HOW TO CHOOSE A DOOR STYLE FOR YOUR CABINETRY

By Kevin Dean When you undertake a cabinetry project, you will certainly come across the decision of door…

HOW TO BUDGET CABINETS

By Kevin Dean This article gives you the technique to budget your cabinetry. We know how frustrating it…

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE: PLYWOOD VS. MDF VS. PARTICLE BOARD?

By Kevin Dean This is an honest comparison of the building materials used in cabinet construction: plywood, MDF, and…

INTERVIEW WITH LEAH DEAN OF DEAN CABINETRY

Please briefly describe your company’s history and the services you offer. Dean Cabinetry (formerly John Dean Custom Cabinetry,…

CABINETS: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN STOCK, SEMI-CUSTOM, AND CUSTOM?

When starting on a kitchen remodel, the cabinets are the anchor of the project. Cabinets will provide storage and beauty in your kitchen for years. Other elements like counters, backsplash, hardware, and paint can all be changed more easily and less expensively than replacing the cabinets. It makes sense to be thoughtful when you’re designing your new kitchen’s function and organization, and also to be confident that the quality of the products you are investing in meets your expectations.

WHAT MAKES A KITCHEN RENOVATION MORE OR LESS EXPENSIVE?

Doing a kitchen renovation is an exciting undertaking. On the way to enjoying your new, improved space to gather and prepare meals, it’s important to understand what factors influence the cost of a new kitchen so you will be spending your money as wisely as possible. Some things that affect the cost of a kitchen renovation include: