How to keep wooden and veneer cabinets from warping

Wood and fiberboard expand as they heat up and contract as they cool. Moisture also causes deterioration to both materials. To prevent temperature and humidity fluctuations that can cause your cabinets to start warping in places, follow these steps: Turn on the hood or ceiling ventilation fan. Vent-styles fans rapidly pull hot, moist air from…

Tips for making your cabinets less noisy

Common materials used to make kitchen and bathroom cabinets, such as metal and wood, can create annoying sounds when in use. Hinges can make squealing and creaking noises. Swing-style doors often emit a loud bang when closed even gently against cabinet frames. If you’re dealing with noisy cabinets, try one of these solutions: Spray an…

What are hidden cabinet features?

A kitchen, bathroom or other location isn’t limited merely to cabinet shelves for storage. A skilled cabinetmaker can install hidden features that make the most of every inch of space. Consider these following options for your next remodel or total renovation: Sink tip-out tray: A false drawer front adjustment and plastic tray installation at a…

Signs it’s time to replace your exterior door

Installing a new door in your home is a great way to increase curb appeal and secure your house. Unfortunately, many homeowners don’t give much thought into their exterior doors and tend to repair them when they actually need replacement. Here are some signs that show your front door needs to be replaced. Mold and…
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