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Metal Kitchen Cabinets Reflect Contemporary Tastes

by Kelly Richardson
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Choose wood kitchen cabinets and you're likely to have the same look as most of your neighbors. Choose metal kitchen cabinets and most of your neighbors will marvel at how unique your kitchen is. Add heavy metal to your kitchen today.

Like most homeowners, your kitchen has probably undergone a major overhaul in the past several years. State of the art appliances, such as the stainless steel refrigerator or microwave, are clashing with your traditional wood cabinets. Why not continue the contemporary theme by having metal kitchen cabinets installed? Stainless steel kitchen cabinets hold a variety of exclusive benefits over their wooden counterparts that you're sure to love.

Metal Kitchen Cabinet Benefits

  • Luster. Metal kitchen cabinets have a unique shine that even the most polished wood can't match. And the scratch resistant coating means you won't have to worry about unsightly blemishes.
  • Durability. When taken care of properly, metal will last years longer than wood or laminate. These kitchen cabinets will go the distance and are a bargain in the long run.

The key to making your investment pay off is to take proper care of your metal kitchen cabinets. Like any other construction material, metal is prone to occasional smudges and denting.

Caring for Metal

  • Oiling. Occasionally apply an oil-based solution to remove fingerprints and food stains.
  • Denting. A contractor can remove small dents on the cabinet face. Extensive damage may require replacement.

If you're considering redoing your kitchen cabinets, metal is an excellent choice. While a bit pricier than most materials, the investment will be well worth it.

About the Author
Kelly Richardson covers the home improvement scene in between his seasonal projects. His articles appear wherever intelligent interior design is valued.

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