Buyer's Guide to Kitchen Cabinets: Semicustom
Box: 1⁄2-in. plywood, 3/4-in. hardwood face frame
Drawers: Stapled 1⁄2-in. hardwood sides, plywood bottom
Doors: Hardwood frameand-panel
Hardware: Adjustable cup hinges, epoxy-coated slides
Finish: Stain with catalyzed clear top coat
Plywood upgrade. Plywood is stronger and more durable than particleboard. It’s usually available as an upgrade.
Rollouts for convenience. The cup hinges are standard, but the two rollouts on the inside of this cabinet offer more convenient storage than shelves.
Photos: Krysta S. Doerfler