CONSTRUCTION

Choose between timeless framed construction or more contemporary styling in our frameless product.
All our material meets or exceed industry standards.

FRAMED CABINET CONSTRUCTION

Cabinet Box
1/2" particleboard or 1/2" natural finished birch plywood.

Face Frame
3/4” solid hardwood, pocket drilled, glued and joined with screws. Painted cabinets use 3/4" solid maple face frames.

Cabinet Box Interior
- Particleboard with vinyl overlay comes in White or Maple vinyl.
- 1/2" plywood is finished clear on both sides.
- Stained interiors match frame specie.
- Painted interiors match exterior color.

Top and Bottom Shelves and Sides
1/2” Industrial grade particle board with vinyl overlay on two sides on wall cabinets and one side on other cabinets. 1/2" plywood is finished clear on both sides. Tops and bottoms are dadoed or rabbeted into sides, back and the face frame as well as glued and nailed.

Adjustable Shelves
5/8” Industrial grade particleboard with vinyl overlay on two sides. 1/2" plywood is finished clear on both sides. Exposed edge is machine-banded to match the shelf material. Shelves are adjustable and full depth. Shelf is omitted in sink and vanity cabinets.

Cabinet Backs
1/2” Industrial grade particle board with vinyl overlay on the inside surface. 1/2" plywood is finished clear on both sides. Back is rabbeted, to receive 1/2 back that is glued and nailed into place.

Toe Kick
3/4” Industrial grade particle board (or plywood) is recessed between side panels. Toe kick skin should be ordered separately to conceal opening between cabinets.

Drawer Boxes
5/8" Hardwood or 1/2" Plywood 5/8” with dovetailed construction with 1/4" captive bottoms.

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FRAMELESS CABINET CONSTRUCTION

Cabinet Box
3/4"  Plywood

Cabinet Box Interior
3/4" Prefinished birch plywood is finished clear. Wood veneers are used on all wood open interiors

Top and Bottom Shelves and Sides
3/4" Prefinished birch plywood on all cabinets. Tops and bottoms are butted into sides and assembled with crown nail fasteners and screws.

Adjustable Shelves
3/4" Prefinished birch plywood. Exposed edge is machine-banded to match the shelf material. Shelves are adjustable and full depth. Shelf is omitted in sink and vanity cabinets.

Cabinet Backs
1/4" Prefinished birch plywood. Back is rabbeted, to receive the back and is nailed into place.

Toe Kick
3/4” plywood is recessed between side panels. Toe kick skin should ordered separately to conceal opening between cabinets.

Drawer Boxes
5/8" Hardwood or 1/2" Plywood 5/8” with dovetailed construction with 1/4" captive bottoms.

DOOR CONSTRUCTION

Recessed Panel

Doors are ¾” solid wood, five-piece mortise and tenon construction, modified full overlay, with a square (arched), recessed ¼” veneer center panel. All edges have an attractive contoured profile.

Drawer fronts are a one-piece edge glued panel.

Doors are attached with a Blum compact fully concealed one-piece self-closing hinge with 3-way adjustability and 107-degree opening.

Raised Panel

Doors are ¾” solid wood, five-piece mortise and tenon construction, modified full overlay, with a square (arched), raised ¾” solid wood center panel. All edges have an attractive contoured profile.

Drawer fronts are a one-piece edge glued panel.

Doors are attached with a Blum compact fully concealed one-piece self-closing hinge with 3-way adjustability and 107-degree opening.

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HARDWARE

COMPACT-38C

COMPACT BLUMOTION Hinges

COMPACT BLUMOTION hinges were specifically designed for face frame cabinets. The soft-close feature is built right into the hinge cup, and it can even be deactivated for small or light doors. With COMPACT BLUMOTION, doors close silently every time.

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Knape & Vogt Undermount Slides

Knape & Vogt undermount slides allow for maximum drawer space in situations where depth is restricted, providing cabinet makers the flexibility to create deeper drawer boxes with more storage space.

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