local cabinet maker who was up for the challenge of building European-style cabinets for the first time in his career.
make the cabinet? What stain color ?
want dark cabinets as well. Our cabinet guy mentioned using maple as well. I really don't want to see the grain of the wood.
The cabinets were built out of hard maple, which made staining a HUGE pain in the a** process. I told my painter I wanted them as dark as possible without looking painted; he
amazing cabinet guy here in our small town; he actually did almost all the interior carpentry on our house (window and door frames, baseboard, etc.) I'll be happy to send you more pictures if you'd like: we have this same cabinetry style and color in our master bath, linen storage, and one son's bath