In Malaysia (especially Kuala Lumpur), kitchen is defined by cabinetry (kitchen cabinets), the configuration of units creates the workstation and determines the traffic flow, the features of the units introduce functionality and storage and the style of the kitchen cabinet sets the tone for the entire kitchen. Kitchen cabinet (cooking cabinet) normally will be used 50% of the kitchen renovation budget. It is important to choose your kitchen cabinets carefully, whether you are using them to create a simple galley-style layout or an elaborate live-in kitchen complete with a huge island for both preparing and enjoying meals.
When it comes to kitchen cabinets (cooking cabinets) and countertops, we much consider both form and function. Our units be durable, as kitchen cabinets and countertops will be open, closed, slammed, leaned upon, soiled, cleaned and resoiled several times each day. Some of the industry’s most popular and attractive kitchen cabinet (cooking cabinet) materials are also most durable. Solid oak, maple and cherry remain the most popular wood for kitchen cabinets and butcher-block, tile and laminate make beautiful and functional countertops. More modern finish, such as stainless steel and solid surfacing, are also attractive and sensible choices for kitchen cabinets.
Kitchen cabinets provide our kitchen with a huge degree of visual impact, kitchen cabinets create storage solutions and kitchen cabinets integrate our appliances with the rest of the room. Cabinetry can use half of our kitchen budget. We use kitchen cabinets every day, selecting durable and attractive kitchen cabinets should be a top priority. We will be considering varied sizes and shapes of kitchen cabinets, such as wall cabinets, which are those attached to the upper portion of the wall, base cabinets, which rest on the floor and rise to about waist level, and tall cabinets, which run from the floor up 5 feet (1.52m) and above.
Remember that the look of our kitchen cabinets doesn’t end with the kitchen cabinets, to achieve a real built-in look, we need to install a toekick beneath the base cabinets, which also prevents errant crumbs from wandering out of sweeping range and attracting pests. Think also about how wall cabinets will meet the ceiling. Some cooks prefer to leave the space above empty, perhaps finishing the kitchen cabinets off with dential or other decorative molding, or using the space as a display and storage area for breadbaskets, cookbooks or cumbersome platters and trays. For a more permanent, custom look, we might have our carpenter create a fascia and soffit above the kitchen cabinets and install crown molding where they meet.
There are three kinds of kitchen cabinets i. Custom Kitchen Cabinet, ii. Stock Kitchen Cabinet, iii. Semicustom Kitchen Cabinet. Custom kitchen cabinet is made to fit the specific layout and desired “look” or “style” of a kitchen, with virtually and shape and size units. The options in materials, finishes, interior options and detailing for custom kitchen cabinets are unlimited. JL Kitchen Design & Consultation (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) is assist you to design, manufacture and install of this type of custom kitchen cabinets.
Stock kitchen cabinets come in standard sizes that increase in3-inch (7.62cm) increments, from a 9-inch (22.86cm) wide unit designed for tray to a 48-inch (1.22m) wide sink or other base kitchen cabinet. Stock wall cabinets measure a standard 12 inches (30.48cm) deep; base cabinets around 24 inches (60.96cm deep. Mass produced stock lines offer fewer material, finish and interior options than custom kitchen cabinets.
Semicustom kitchen cabinets offer the benefits of factory-custom units at a moderate price. Manufacturers that offer semicustom kitchen cabinet usually offer choices in finish, material and ornamentation that give mass-produced components a customized look. In Malaysia, we can buy stock kitchen cabinets in a lot of furniture shop, semicustom kitchen cabinets ( cooking cabinets) in few main players such as IKEA. More popular way in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) is custom kitchen cabinet is made to fit the specific requirement of the customers with a reasonable price.