Red kitchen cabinets provide a bold and vibrant look to the kitchen. It is one of the hottest ideas to have red kitchen cabinets. Kitchen cabinets in red color are available in different sizes and designs. They are also available in different materials.
Choosing the right red kitchen cabinet
There are red kitchen cabinets made from woods like oak, maple, hickory, steel, polymer and cherry. Red wooden kitchen cabinets are durable and strong but they will be a little more expensive than cabinets made of steel and polymer.
There are frameless as well as frameless red kitchen cabinets in the market. Framed kitchen cabinets will have hinges connected to the face frame. A frameless cabinet will have a thin face frame and hinges attached to the side of the carcass. You can view the samples available online or in the showroom before making a purchase decision.
Choosing the right cabinet hardware will also give you more satisfaction. Handles, pulls and knobs are available in a variety of materials to suit the decoration of the red kitchen cabinets. They add a lot to the look of the red kitchen cabinets. They are also vital in making the cabinet user friendly.
Red kitchen cabinets will have different interior options. For example, some cabinets will have cookie sheet holders and towel racks and drawer dividers while some red kitchen cabinets may also have shelves to accommodate the mixer, coffee pot and t -your toaster. Choose the one according to your needs.
Red kitchen cabinets finished with opaque paint or transparent finishes such as lacquer or varnish are available. There are also cabinets with decorative finishes including distressing, glazing and toning. Buy one that is durable and can withstand washing and cleaning. It is better to have waterproof red kitchen cabinets.
Stock and custom kitchen cabinets
There will be two options for you while shopping for red cabinets – stock and custom cabinets. Stock kitchen cabinets are pre-built and will be in standard designs and styles, while in custom-made cabinets, you can order according to your requirements.
The layout of the kitchen and the cabinet
Before buying red kitchen cabinets, taking proper measurements of your kitchen space will help in fitting the cabinets properly. If you face difficulties in fixing the cabinets, it will be a waste of time and money if you take the cabinets back to the showroom or stores. After arranging the cabinets you may face problems in the accessibility of the cabinet drawers and the shelves or cabinets may obstruct the light or you may not feel comfortable in using your kitchen space. So it is best to get expert advice online or from an expert in your local stores before buying red kitchen cabinets.
We take care of your red kitchen cabinets
Do not think that after buying a red cabinet and fixing it in the kitchen, your work is done. Now your red kitchen cabinets need maintenance.
1. You should make sure that you are cleaning the red kitchen cabinet once a week or before it collects dust and dirt.
2. Do not use excess water on the cabinet (while cleaning it or otherwise), and make sure that all water on the cabinet carcass is completely dried or else it may damage its finish.
3. Avoid liquids and chemicals for cleaning your red cabinets or they can discolor your cabinets.
4. Read the manufacturer’s instructions before cleaning and washing your red kitchen cabinets. Know about the warranty period as well.
Proper judgment and care before buying as well as in the maintenance of your red kitchen cabinets will give you real value in your investment.