One cab or two?
sstrazisarJune 22, 2013
Hi all! Looking for some more help with a layout decision. We have 66" between our hood and our 1/2 wall (1st pic shows 1/2 wall in our pre-reno kitchen). We could install two 30" uppers or one 36" upper cabinet. Dimensions are limited because each cab is stacked with a glass hinge-top cabinet, and they only come in 30 or 36" widths. What looks better? Storage space is a non-issue, and we'd save $ by going with one 36" cab. But would it look like we forgot to finish the install? The base cabinet layout is fixed.

Thanks for your advice!
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I would opt for the two 30" cabinets. What's a few more bucks ;)
1 Like    Bookmark   June 22, 2013 at 2:05PM
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K.O.H. Construction Corporation
Either one is good as long as there is a 6" space between the cabinets and range hood at the longest point
    Bookmark   June 22, 2013 at 2:07PM
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Judith Taylor Designs
It looks like the 30`lines up with the lower bank of drawers so I would go with two 30`s
    Bookmark   June 22, 2013 at 2:27PM
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@judith, yes they would line up, and @margo, it's prob about $900! @KOH, can you elaborate? Are you saying that the hood (30") shouldn't touch the adjacent cabinets? I didn't see that mentioned in the hood specs.

Thank you all for your advice!
    Bookmark   June 22, 2013 at 2:49PM
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K.O.H. Construction Corporation
We did this set up several times. The 6" distance is for the design purpose any closer and it looks crowded.
    Bookmark   June 23, 2013 at 10:40AM
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