Your Guide to Kitchen Cabinet Refacing
The Secret Ingredient for Your Kitchen Cabinets: Three Types of Decorative Moldingby Melissa Bullard
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If you're refacing your kitchen cabinets, you may want to consider adding various types of molding to your cabinets. Cabinet molding can complete the look of your kitchen by adding dimension, depth, and detail to your cabinets. It draws the eye upward and downward, adding architectural detail to what was once just a line between the tops and bottoms of the cabinets and the rest of the room. So if you're wondering how to complement your kitchen cabinet refacing job with cabinet molding, consider the three common types below.
Molding for Kitchen Cabinet Refacers
If you decide to make these decorative moldings a part of your kitchen cabinet refacing job, choose your crown molding, wooden valance, or bun feet at the same time that you choose the new veneer, doors, and drawers for your kitchen cabinets. That way the additions should be the same color and finish as the veneer on your kitchen cabinets, and you are more likely to end up with a new, high-end look for your kitchen.
About the Author
Melissa Bullard earned a Bachelor's degree in English Literature, then a Master's Degree in Spanish Language and Literatures from the University of Nevada, Reno. She has taught writing, literature, and Spanish classes, and is currently working as a fre