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Cedar Rapids Oak Kitchen Renovation

Cedar Rapids Oak Kitchen Renovation

Posted by Admin on Nov 30th 2022

Alan's Cedar Rapids, Iowa home was built in 1988. The original kitchen has oak cabinetry, oak wood floors and oak trim. The house has similar oak finish on doors and woodwork throughout. The kitchen had a built-in, double wall oven since it was built. The oven was no longer working and he replaced it 5 or 6 years ago with a new, single oven with stove top across the kitchen. Alan and his wife rece … read more

What Color Cabinets Never Go Out of Style?

Posted by Admin on Aug 2nd 2022

When remodeling your kitchen, you may have a hard time deciding on a color for your cabinets. A kitchen remodel is a large expense, and so you want to make sure it lasts as long as possible. The last thing you want is for your cabinets to be outdated in five short years. Many homeowners don’t think about how their designs will age, and as a result, end up with kitchen styles that don’t translate t … read more

Replace Your Cabinet Doors and Drawer Fronts with CabinetDoorMart

Posted by Admin on Apr 26th 2022

Replacing just your cabinet doors and drawer fronts is a great way to give your kitchen a complete makeover. Plus, when you just replace the cabinet fronts, your project will not be as costly as a full kitchen remodel. Saving time and money, refacing your kitchen cabinets gives your kitchen a fresh feel without the sometimes lengthy demolitions and installations associated with larger projects.Thi … read more

DIY Kitchen Remodel Pro Tips

Posted by Admin on Apr 22nd 2022

DIY projects can be great ways to learn new skills and cut costs on home improvement. One home improvement project that can carry a hefty price tag is a kitchen remodel. Many people don’t know that there are ways to cut costs during a kitchen remodel by taking a DIY approach to a few or all of the tasks. To do a complete DIY kitchen remodel, you will likely need a lot of time and experience. Plus, … read more

DIY Kitchen Design Templates

Posted by Admin on Apr 19th 2022

Creating a new kitchen design may sound like a daunting task that is out of reach for the average homeowner. However, we are here to tell you that you do not need to have a degree in interior design or experience drafting to create a design you can use in your next kitchen remodel or cabinetry refacing project. Using a kitchen design template is a great way to make the process of creating a n … read more

DIY Bathroom Storage Upgrades

Posted by Hannah on Apr 14th 2022

Upgrading your bathroom storage can be a quick and DIY-friendly process. No one wants to feel crowded when using the bathroom, so having proper bathroom storage options is very important. Having enough storage space in your bathroom also helps the room to feel cleaner and bigger.However, remodeling your bathroom can be an expensive and time-consuming job. If you have the time and budget for one, i … read more

Shaker Style Cabinet Doors at CabinetDoorMart

Posted by Admin on Apr 12th 2022

There is no denying it. Shaker cabinet doors are just about everywhere you look and they are not going anywhere. Shaker cabinets are one of the most well-known and recognizable cabinet door designs on the market. However, the classic shaker-style cabinet door isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. And so, it should be no surprise that this style that has remained so popular has also been adapted and experim … read more

​3 Quick Ways to Update Your Wall Cabinets

Posted by Admin on Apr 7th 2022

If you already have wall cabinets in your kitchen, which you likely may, then you know that these units can make the difference between an organized kitchen and a cluttered mess. However, over time our wall cabinets can fall into disrepair or just wall out of style. And since they are right around eye level, these imperfections can be hard to ignore.Luckily, there are several DIY projects that h … read more

Pros and Cons of Thermofoil Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Apr 5th 2022

Many people wonder what are thermofoil cabinets. Thermofoil is a vinyl laminate that is heated and pressurized onto an MDF core (also known as medium-density fiberboard). Thermofoil can be a cost-effective choice for your new or replacement kitchen cabinet doors, as they arrive fully finished. This means you don’t have to worry about ordering paints, stains, or hiring professionals to finish the c … read more

Average Cost for Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Apr 1st 2022

Planning your next kitchen remodel or kitchen refacing is an exciting time for any homeowner. It is a time when you get to transform your kitchen and create something truly personal. However, you might be wondering what the average cost for your cabinet doors will be so that you can accurately estimate your budget. The average cost for cabinet doors can range from $50 up to $150 dollars per … read more

4 Reasons to Add a Kitchen Island

Posted by Admin on Mar 29th 2022

Adding a kitchen island to your next kitchen design plan is a great way to make the most of your available space. When most people picture kitchen islands they typically picture something large and built-in. However, this does not have to be the case. Today, kitchen islands are made in a variety of sizes, styles, and configurations. In this quick blog post, we are going to talk about 4 reasons why … read more

Best Time for a Kitchen Remodel

Mar 24th 2022

One of the most important parts of a kitchen remodel is the schedule. Knowing exactly when each task will be completed is a great way to stay on schedule and within budget. However, while you may have each project planned, have you thought about how the time of year can impact your kitchen remodel? Strategically planning when you want to remodel your kitchen can help you save money during your k … read more

What is the Standard Height for Kitchen Cabinets?

Posted by Admin on Mar 22nd 2022

If you are like me, it is more interesting to learn not only an answer to a question but also why that is the answer and not something else. Standard and rules do not come into existence of their own accord. When it comes to kitchen cabinets, this is no exception. When remodeling your kitchen, you may be thinking that you will just go with the standard height for your base cabinets. But, what is t … read more

Can You Buy Cabinet Doors Online?

Posted by Admin on Mar 17th 2022

A remodeling project or kitchen cabinet refacing project can be stressful times for homeowners. Not only will you be picking out hardware, fixtures, colors, and other items, but you also need to source the materials for the project. Even in smaller-scale projects, hauling everything to the job site can be a major inconvenience. To help our homeowners, and professionals, all of our cabinet doors, … read more

How to Stain Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Mar 15th 2022

Nothing says stylish tradition like stained kitchen cabinets. While paint can be used to introduce trendy colors or bright whites in your kitchen, it will also completely obscure the natural beauty of the material and its stunning craftsmanship. In addition, stains are available in a variety of shades and even some colors, so finding the perfect one for your kitchen cabinets won’t be too difficult … read more

​5 Quick and Easy Kitchen Remodel Ideas

Mar 10th 2022

As Spring quickly approaches, you may be wondering what you can do to get your home or kitchen feeling fresh. Spring cleaning is always a must, but what if you want to do a bit more? Luckily for you, there are lots of quick and easy DIY kitchen remodel projects that you can take on to give your kitchen new life.These projects range in cost and time commitment, but they all can typically be accompl … read more

Hidden Refrigerator with Cabinet Door Coverings

Posted by Admin on Mar 1st 2022

A popular trend in modern kitchen cabinetry is to create seamless lines throughout the kitchen. This can be accomplished with either full-overlay cabinet doors or inset doors. However, even if you have managed to create this look for your kitchen cabinets, there is still the issue of your refrigerator sticking out like a sore thumb. Luckily, many newer refrigerators are designed to allow you to at … read more

How Do You Tell If Your Cabinets Are Laminate?

Posted by Admin on Feb 22nd 2022

Kitchen cabinets are a big investment and central to the functionality of your kitchen. Beyond the usability of your kitchen, your cabinets can also play a part in the value of your home. Since they are so important, it is a good idea to get all the information that you can before starting a kitchen remodel. The first thing you will want to know about your kitchen cabinets is what they are made of … read more

Is MDF Right for My Kitchen?

Posted by Admin on Feb 17th 2022

MDF is a type of engineered building material that can be used for many different things. MDF stands for Medium Density Fiberboard, and it’s made out of thin sheets from wood fibers, veneer resin, and wax. These materials are heated and pressed into large sheets, which can then be cut into various shapes depending on the need at hand. Many homeowners are cautious when it comes to engineered buildi … read more

What Size Bathroom Vanity do I Need for 2 Sinks?

Posted by Admin on Feb 15th 2022

Bathroom vanities are key to creating functional and comfortable bathroom spaces. However, if you are planning to remodel your bathroom, you may be wonder what is the standard size of a bathroom vanity. Sizing your new vanity becomes particularly important if you want to have a vanity with 2 sinks. Having a double vanity may feel like an out-of-reach luxury item; however, this is not always the ca … read more

All About Shaker Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Feb 10th 2022

Nothing says classic style like Shaker kitchen cabinets. These cabinets have been around and popular for over 200 years. You may be wondering why these cabinets are so popular, or why they are called “Shaker”. These cabinets are a staple for interior design, and in this blog, we are going to show you why! What Are Shaker Cabinets?Shaker cabinets are a popular choice in the world of cabinetry. Si … read more

Wood Joining at CabinetDoorMart

Posted by Admin on Feb 2nd 2022

When woodworking, carpenters often need to secure two or more pieces of wood together. This is known as wood joinery. There are countless techniques for joining pieces of wood together for countless purposes. From tables and chairs to decorative sculptures, the application of these various techniques is widely varied. At CabinetDoorMart, our products showcase several different techniques that wer … read more

Creative Laundry Room Storage Ideas

Jan 25th 2022

If you are anything like me, you likely do not look forward to laundry day. If you have a small or cramped laundry room, this only makes matters worse. Not having enough space for your detergents, dryer sheets, and hampers can take this space from cluttered to unusable. If you are looking for ways to expand your laundry storage options, then you have come to the right place. We are going to take a … read more

How to Add Glass Panels to Your Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Jan 20th 2022

Installing glass panel cabinet doors can be a great way to elevate your kitchen design. Whether you are at the start of a kitchen remodel or are just looking for a DIY project to give your kitchen a facelift, then adding cabinet doors with glass could be just right. The part of this DIY project is that you will only be adding glass to select cabinet doors, so this does not have to be a major proje … read more

Raised Panel Cabinet Doors vs. Recessed Panel Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Jan 18th 2022

Remodeling your kitchen or even just replacing your cabinet doors can be an exciting time. However, it can be difficult to find the style of kitchen cabinet door for your home. With all the options available, how can you know where to look?If you already started browsing online and in showrooms, then you might have noticed that there are two main styles of cabinet doors: recessed panel and raised … read more

Popular Kitchen Cabinet Doors and Styles

Posted by Admin on Jan 13th 2022

When we think of style and kitchen design, it is easy to overlook how important your choice of kitchen cabinet doors actually is. Where you choose flat or raised panels, glass doors, or arched doors will play a large part in the look of your final design. However, it can be difficult to which style would work best for your kitchen design when there are so many options. At CabinetDoorMart, we want … read more

10 Best Selling Cabinet Door Designs

Posted by Admin on Jan 11th 2022

There are many choices when it comes to cabinet doors. As a consumer, you often want to have as many choices as possible. However, those working on a kitchen remodel project or cabinet door refacing may get tired of looking through countless cabinet door styles. Luckily, today you can browse through 100’s of cabinet doors without ever having to leave the house. Despite the convenience of the moder … read more

Kitchen Cabinet Doors in 4 Steps

Posted by Admin on Jan 4th 2022

Replacing just your kitchen cabinet doors, also known as cabinet refacing, is a quick and cost-effective way to give your home a facelift. Refacing your kitchen cabinets is a DIY-friendly project that can be accomplished relatively quickly, especially if you have an extra set of hands. At CabinetDoorMart, we want to help you get the cabinet doors you need without any hassle whether you are a homeo … read more

New Cabinet Doors for the New Year

Posted by Admin on Dec 28th 2021

As the end of the year quickly approaches, you may be wondering what you can do to give your kitchen a new look for the new year. Over the last two years, many of us have gained a new appreciation for our homes and want to make them as comfortable as possible. A kitchen cabinet makeover can be just what you need to make your kitchen beautiful and inviting. One way you can quickly, and relatively … read more

​8 Cabinet Repairs to Try Before Replacing Them

Dec 21st 2021

From loose doors to slamming drawers, all cabinets eventually need some maintenance. Before you throw it out, all your cabinets might need is one of these DIY cabinet repairs. These repairs can be a great way to give your kitchen a quick facelift before the holiday visits commence. 1. Adjust Hinges If your cabinet doors do not exactly line up or look even, then you can adjust your hinges. You ca … read more

How To Measure For A Drawer Box

Posted by Admin on Dec 16th 2021

A broken or damaged drawer box can cause a lot of headaches in the kitchen. However, when it comes to replacing a drawer box, it can be difficult to know where to start. At CabinetDoorMart, we are here to help. The first step is to get your measurements. And so, grab a notepad, pen or pencil, and a tape measure. If you have never replaced a drawer box, you may be wondering how you even measure one … read more

'Tis the Season for Replacement Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Dec 14th 2021

Finding the right cabinet doors for your kitchen and style can be a difficult process. At CabinetDoorMart, we want to help our customers create unique spaces for their personal style with our custom cabinet doors. The best part is that all of our custom cabinet doors are available online and ship directly to your door!If you are interested in replacing just your cabinet doors and drawer fronts, al … read more

Send the Gift of Custom Cabinet Doors this Holiday Season

Posted by Admin on Dec 7th 2021

With the holidays quickly approaching, many of us are working to get all of our shopping done on time. However, some people can just be impossible to find presents for. This year, surprise your loved one with the unique gift of custom cabinet doors. The best part is you can do all the shopping online, and we will ship the doors right to you. Custom cabinet doors can be a statement piece in any kit … read more

How to Replace Kitchen Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Dec 2nd 2021

If you have purchased new kitchen cabinet doors, or you are planning to in the future, you may be wondering how to remove your old cabinet doors and install new ones. While it may seem like a difficult task or one that requires industry knowledge, it can actually be quick and painless. Replacing just your cabinet doors and drawer fronts is a process known as “refacing.” Refacing is a great way to … read more

Custom Cabinet Doors with CabinetDoorMart

Posted by Admin on Nov 30th 2021

Finding the right cabinet doors for your kitchen and style can be a difficult process. At CabinetDoorMart, we want to help our customers create unique spaces for their personal style with our custom cabinet doors. The best part is that all of our custom cabinet doors are available online and ship directly to your door!And so, we decided to make a guide to help you find, size, and order your custom … read more

Key Items to Address in a Bathroom Remodel

Posted by Admin on Nov 23rd 2021

Bathroom remodeling projects can be difficult if you have never been a part of one. Knowing what you should or shouldn’t replace, what should be done by professionals, and if you need any permits can be difficult questions to answer. The bathroom is one of the most frequently used rooms in the house, so you want to make sure it stays clean and comfortable, but where to start? 1. Fixing FlooringIt … read more

How to Achieve Trendy Two-Tone Kitchen Cabinets

Posted by Admin on Nov 18th 2021

If you are looking to create a dramatic change to the style of your kitchen but do not want to spend a lot of money, then you should consider a fresh coat of paint. One trendy way to use paint in your kitchen is to paint your wall cabinets a different color than your base cabinets. Not only is this visually stunning, but it also has several benefits that might surprise you.cabinets a darker color … read more

10 DIY Kitchen Project You Can Do Before the Holidays

Posted by Admin on Nov 16th 2021

If you don’t have a lot of experience doing DIY home improvement projects, then you may feel so overwhelmed you aren’t sure where to start. Before you start getting too stressed, take a deep breath and know that you do not have to have your own workshop or have years of experience to complete projects that will drastically improve your spaces.From paint to hardware, we are going to take a look at … read more

Budgeting For Replacement Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Nov 11th 2021

Budgeting for new cabinet doors can be difficult if you have never done it before, and there are several items you will need to keep in mind. The first big question is whether you are doing a full kitchen remodel or just replacing the cabinet doors and drawer fronts (also known as refacing). If you are doing a full remodel then you will need to balance the cabinetry with your budget for appliances … read more

Replacing Cabinet Drawer Fronts

Posted by Admin on Oct 7th 2021

Replacing cabinet doors can be a simple enough process, but when it comes time to replace the fronts on your kitchen cabinet drawers? You may feel like this DIY refacing project is more difficult than replacing the doors, despite the much smaller size. There could be several reasons why you might think this way: the inaccessibility of the hardware and not knowing how the box, drawer front, and sli … read more

Incorporate an Eating Zone in Your Kitchen

Posted by Admin on Sep 28th 2021

People are allocating more space for eating in their homes. In fact, not everybody has enough room to dedicate a separate dining area anymore! With the recent reinvestment in eating at home, we thought it would be a great opportunity to look at creative ways to add an eating zone to your kitchen. The size and shape of your kitchen will determine the options available in terms of an eating zone. Fo … read more

Should My Kitchen Cabinets Go to the Ceiling?

Posted by Admin on Sep 21st 2021

Kitchen cabinets are an essential part of any well-designed, usable kitchen. You need to take your time balancing style and functionality, but which one matters more? One stylistic decision that can impact functionality is the height you choose for your wall cabinets. Typically, most people will either extend their wall cabinets to the ceiling or they will leave a space between. Why The Gap?In the … read more

Replacement Drawer Fronts at CabinetDoorMart

Posted by Admin on Sep 16th 2021

The drawer fronts are the faceplate for the cabinet drawer boxes, so you want to make sure they fit correctly. Stylistically, it is ideal to match or coordinate your drawer fronts with your cabinet doors. A single broken or damaged drawer front can be an eyesore in your kitchen, but finding a matching replacement can be difficult. At CabinetDoorMart, we offer a wide variety of customizable drawer … read more

Buy Just the Cabinet Doors Online

Posted by Admin on Sep 14th 2021

The beauty of your kitchen depends on how well its cabinets hold up. The base cabinets often act as the foundation for the kitchen, and so when your doors start to sag or fade, it might be time for a facelift. Luckily, at CabinetDoorMart, you can buy just the cabinet doors, so that you do not have to replace all of your kitchen cabinets if the boxes are still in good shape. Just replacing the cabi … read more

Trends or Tradition: Which is the Best Kitchen Plan?

Posted by Admin on Sep 7th 2021

When you're designing a kitchen, how do you know what the best approach should be? According to experts, kitchens add value and function to your home. You can't go wrong with some basic features such as ample storage and spacious countertops that are easy on the eyes while functional. But when it comes down to fine-tuning details of style or layout there is no one-size-fits-all solution! Trends o … read more

Small Kitchens Ideas and Strategies

Posted by Admin on Sep 3rd 2021

A small kitchen can be cozy and feel spacious with the right interior design choices. Paint your walls a lighter color, or add some wallpaper for an accent wall to make it seem brighter. Add high-quality glass tiles on one part of your countertops that reflect natural light into your space and consider adding plants inside cabinets near windows as well!With any small room, you must use your space … read more

Kids’ Bathroom Ideas for a Bathroom Remodel

Posted by Admin on Aug 24th 2021

You know that when you have children it is important to make your home a place they can be comfortable. Their bathroom should not only provide comfort but there are also safety concerns depending on the age of the child. It can be hard to come up with designs for a safe and fun space in an environment where kids will be unsupervised. Imagine a whimsical and fun space that will help kids relax or e … read more

Cabinet Doors and Drawer Fronts at CabinetDoorMart

Posted by Admin on Aug 12th 2021

With so many incredible options, designing your kitchen cabinetry can be a time-consuming process with too many decisions to make. One reason this can be so difficult is the lack of industry-specific knowledge and jargon. In this blog, we are going to break down all the specifics and technical language around our cabinet doors and drawer fronts. Cabinet DoorsWhen it comes to our custom cabinet … read more

Measuring for Replacement Drawer Fronts and Cabinet Doors

Posted by Admin on Aug 3rd 2021

Have you been thinking about how your kitchen cabinets need a new look? Or have you wanted to change them for a while now and are finally ready to get started? No matter what brought this on, when updating the cabinets it is important that they fit correctly. The best way to ensure your new or replacement cabinet doors and drawer fronts will properly fit is to accurately measure. When getting draw … read more

​5 Simple Steps to Custom Cabinet Doors Online

Posted by Admin on Aug 3rd 2021

CabinetDoorMart is excited to offer customers high-quality, customizable cabinet doors that are not only manufactured in the USA but can also be ordered online and shipped to your door. Our team of highly trained sales representatives and customer service professionals can help make your dream kitchen a reality. In addition, CabinetDoorMart also offers free shipping on all orders over $150!Ensurin … read more