Built Ins That Blend In
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Synopsis: When designing kitchen cabinetry for older homes, it pays to pay attention to architectural details.Arts and Crafts-style cabinetry, for example, is typified by frame-and-panel construction and simple details.
And while Shaker cabinets also are simple, they have a dramatically different style, from doors and drawers to hardware.At the other end of the spectrum, the built-ins in Victorian homes are notable for their elaborate embellishment, complete with arches, finials, carvings, and other ornate detailing.
Nancy Hiller, who designs and builds cabinets for period-style kitchens, shares her expertise for those who want to build new kitchen cabinets that blend gracefully into older homes...