What is Cabinet Refacing?
Cabinet refacing is a kitchen remodeling process that involves updating the appearance of your kitchen cabinets without replacing the entire cabinet structure. Instead of tearing out and replacing your existing cabinets, cabinet refacing focuses on giving your cabinets a fresh, new look by replacing the cabinet doors, drawer fronts, hardware, and sometimes applying a new veneer or finish to the cabinet boxes. Cabinet refacing is a cost-effective alternative to a full kitchen remodel, offering homeowners a way to transform their kitchen's appearance without breaking the bank.
Cost-Effectiveness of Cabinet Refacing vs. Full Kitchen Remodel:
Cabinet refacing typically costs significantly less than a complete kitchen remodel. With refacing, you can achieve a fresh and updated look for your cabinets without the hefty price tag associated with replacing everything in your kitchen. In today's economic climate, when you can achieve the appearance of a brand-new kitchen while saving 50%, opting for cabinet refacing is often the wisest choice.
Cabinet refacing projects can be completed relatively quickly, often in a matter of days, whereas a full remodel can take weeks or even months. This means less disruption to your daily life and quicker access to your newly refreshed kitchen.
Refacing is an environmentally friendly choice as it reduces the need for new materials and minimizes waste. This sustainability aspect can be appealing to environmentally conscious homeowners.
The Cabinet Refacing Process
Assessment and Planning:
A professional cabinet refacing contractor begins by assessing the condition of your existing cabinets. They determine if the cabinet boxes are structurally sound and suitable for refacing.
Measurements & Preparation:
Precise measurements are taken to ensure that the new cabinet components will fit perfectly over your existing cabinet boxes. Before installation, the cabinet surfaces are thoroughly cleaned, sanded, and primed to ensure a proper bond with the new materials.
Design & Material Selection:
You and the contractor work together to plan the desired look for your cabinets. You'll choose the style, design, color, and material for the new cabinet doors and drawer fronts. You can select from a wide range of materials, including wood veneers, laminate, or even thermofoil.
Installation & Final Inspection:
The new cabinet doors, drawer fronts, and hardware are installed onto the existing cabinet boxes. This is a meticulous process that requires skill and attention to detail. Any additional elements, such as trim, molding, or decorative accents, are added to enhance the overall look of the cabinets. Final inspection is scheduled and a punch-out list is created to ensure quality control.
Our team will guide you every step of the way throughout the entire kitchen remodeling process, ensuring a smooth and stress-free experience.
Is Cabinet Refacing right for Me?
Determining if cabinet refacing is a good option for your kitchen depends on various factors. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you understand if cabinet refacing is the right choice for your kitchen:
Step 1: Evaluate the Condition of Your Cabinets
Step 2: Assess Your Budget
Step 3: Determine Your Design Preferences
Step 4: Explore Customization
Step 5: Timeframe and Convenience
Step 7: Consult with a Professional
We offer an array of options for your cabinets!
Our furniture-grade wood provides a classic look and has been proven to stand the test of time. Give your kitchen an elegant makeover when you opt for wood refacing.
Laminate is a low maintenance option and the next best thing to real wood. Backed with a lengthy warranty, you can choose from a wide selection of finishes to complete your kitchen’s look.
You can get one or more features of your existing cabinetry modified, such as increasing the height, adding an island or extra cabinets, opting for storage upgrades, and more.
What distinguishes us is our steadfast dedication to delivering excellence. We back all our cabinet refacing services with a comprehensive warranty. At Viteri Cucine, we go beyond simple kitchen remodeling; we specialize in creating enduring transformations built to withstand the test of time. With our roots in the custom kitchen industry, we're exceptionally equipped to handle even the most intricate kitchen customization requirements. And let's not forget our price match guarantee – as long as we're comparing apples to apples, we're committed to not only matching but beating competitive prices. Your satisfaction and value are our top priorities.
Why choose Viteri Cucine for Cabinet Refacing?
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
"From start to finish, we had a very positive experience with the refacing remodel of our kitchen with V & V Design. George, Kimberly and their install crew were informative, pleasant, professional and easy to work with."
"Extremely professional and got back to me so fast. Will definitely work with them again in the future!"