Choosing Cheap Modern Kitchen Cabinets
Cheap modern kitchen cabinets are available everywhere. There are many companies offering their products which are kitchen cabinets in low price-around $500 to $1000, but it costs the quality of the products. They do so because they are looking for profit. Fortunately, there are ways to get the hang of it which will be explained in the next paragraph. The first thing before choosing cheap modern kitchen cabinets is knowing the detail of making cabinet, and the next is what to choose depending on budget available.
First thing to know about the kitchen cabinets is they are usually made of wood. There are two kinds of wood which are used as main material are solid wood like plywood, or MDF (medium density fibreboard). Plywood is used because it is strong and it is durable against water, heat, steam, and other liquids. Because of its strength, plywood is preferred for beam braces to support the cabinet – especially for big size cabinet and European style cabinet. Contrary to plywood, MDF is engineered wood. It is created by machine from chips or disposal waste of other woods. Actually, there are levels of density of wood, but typically a furniture company will use MDF instead since it is considered as balance way of quality and price. Cheap modern kitchen cabinets need to be constructed in proper way. The joint should be attached strongly. One common way to join parts of the cabinets is by dovetail which creates triangle shape in the edge of each wood plate before joined. The last part after deciding material and joining them into cabinet is finishing. Finishing is usually done by varnishing. The cabinets are protected by chemical solution made from resin so it will become more durable.
After knowing the basic, it is time to pick the cabinets. As the previous explanation, MDF is human made wood; therefore choose it as main material for the cabinet. It also can be combined with plywood for better structure. Second thing to note, the quality of the cabinets are from the wood, construction, and finishing; Therefore, no need to buy cabinets from famous company as long as the process of making is clear and transparent. The last is by trying to install the cabinets by self, especially if the cabinets are made of MDF since it is lighter. Even though some companies give warning to one who installs cabinets by self because it voids the warranty of installation, it is worth to try since it is fairly easy. Those all are some tips to get cheap modern kitchen cabinets.