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3007 Alder Wood Cabinets Stories
Woodipedia: Is It Cherry or Is It Alder?
Learn the differences between these two wood types, as well as costs, sustainability and a caution about finishing
"these two wood types, as well as costs, sustainability and a caution about finishing... type of wood to make it look like another kind. But there are two species of wood... cherry and alder. Here's how to tell the difference.... alder (the cabinet). The cabinets of the house as purchased were alder (it's also... than the alder. Hopefully this coming winter/spring the alder cabinet shown and the... of an alder cabinet door with clear finish (left), new cherry cabinet door with clear..."
What Goes With Wood Cabinets?
Make those high-quality cabinets look their best by pairing them with the right colors and materials
"high-quality cabinets look their best by pairing them with the right colors and materials... painted cabinets have surged in popularity, unpainted cabinets made of real wood, either... since wood cabinets come in so many tones that lend their own color to the mix, it... with your wood cabinets, these ideas should help.... whether your cabinets are new or original to the house, If you’ve been wondering what on... noticed the wood broken up by windows and in many cases no upper wood cabinets, as well..."
Get the Look of Wood Cabinets for Less
No need to snub plastic laminate as wood’s inferior cousin. Today’s options are stylish and durable — not to mention money saving
"laminate as wood’s inferior cousin. Today’s options are stylish and durable — not to mention... for than wood. Wood-patterned laminate can emulate exotic materials and graining without... laminate cabinets can save homeowners an average of 15 to 30 percent over wood versions... laminate cabinets might seem like a relic of another era, they actually are a practical... conventional wood cabinetry. “The general public doesn’t have an understanding about the..."
11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details
"your wood trim and cabinets with the right shade of wall paint to bring out the... natural wood details, whether cabinets or stain-grade trim. Greens, grays, whites and... stained wood trim? I generally select neutral colors when I am painting a room with... lots of wood beams, wood trim and wood cabinets that are a beige or darker beige color... kitchen cabinets black, but I am worried about all the wood trim and wood doors. Would..."
8 Stunning Stain Colors for Kitchen Cabinets
Transform raw wood for custom-looking cabinetry with a stain that fills your need for color but lets the grain show through
"m raw wood for custom-looking cabinetry with a stain that fills your need for color... kitchen cabinets I've been spotting on Houzz. Staining your cabinets an unexpected... staining wood, this could be a good DIY project. You can buy unfinished cabinets and... comes to wood cabinetry — those who believe that it should never be painted, and stained... seeing how wood can be dramatically transformed. Perhaps most of us fall somewhere in..."
Your Kitchen: Great Backsplashes For Wood Cabinets
"examples with wood cabinets. For those of you considering wood, keep in mind that natural... of the wood with its finish. Bring a sample with you when shopping for tile. Here... counters with wood toned cabinets this time!! So many great ideas here! Love the green glass... kitchens with wood cabinets. I liked several and added them to my files. Thanks again!... Maple cabinets and black granite countertops. The kitchen cabinet style is ala Poggen..."
Beyond Wood: Cool Kitchen Cabinets
"tchen cabinets are so much more than storage facilities. While they’re often relegated... background, cabinet design and color are integral elements of the overall design aesthetic... Traditional wood cabinetry is neutral, beautiful and versatile – it works with a variety... kitchen cabinet choices. Bright colors, innovative textures and eye-catching shapes... black cabinets with light European (?) wood cabinet doors These are some awesome..."
Pro Finishing Secret: Aniline Dye for Wood
Deeper and richer than any stain, aniline dye gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish
"gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish... color to wood without masking its natural beauty. Is it for you? Read on to decide.... of the wood grain showing. My cabinets are in good shape but I guess wood cabinets... about cabinets with a dark finish is that if they get chipped the natural wood shows... dying wood. I have cabinets from 1960 in my kitchen that are in decent shape. I've... dyeing woods that you first bleach out well with wood bleach. Also, materials like..."
Your Kitchen: Mix Wood and Painted Finishes
"natural wood in a home is a tough business. At the very thought, my mind conjures... natural wood, I just need a bit of contrast in my life. That's why I gravitate toward... natural woods. In kitchen remodeling, where a lot of the time everything is brand new... natural wood and white and also worrying about wood overload with natural wood floors... the wood tones. It is easy to forget that wood has a color and you have to make colors..."
Kitchen of the Week: Brick, Wood and Clean White Lines
"booths and cabinets past their prime were not functional for the young family who were... The high wood ceiling! The color of wood of the ceilingceiling. The white! The expanse... white cabinets and are going to install a wood floor but the backsplash has been... and the wood ceiling. I love it when a plan comes together! Winner! Wish you could... white cabinets and counters on one side; warm beautiful brick and metal on the other..."
Wonderful Wood Countertops for Kitchen and Bath
Yes, you can enjoy beautifully warm wood counters near water sans worry (almost), with the right type of wood and sealer
"warm wood counters near water sans worry (almost), with the right type of wood and... type of wood and the quality of construction Wood is such a beautiful material and... think wood counters in the bathroom or kitchen and kids don't mix? Well, it ain't... people with wood countertops really think about their care and maintenance. I went to several... have had wood countertops in a kitchen or bathroom, around 90 percent of the comments..."
Knotty and Nice: Highly Textured Wood Has a Modern Revival
"if a wood has a knot, it's hot... textured wood in a modern way. My own theory? Reclaimed lumber has paved the way for... accepting wood palette. Or maybe my editors were off base all along. As Phil Kaplan,... background of wood. Love it! Knotty Alder cabinets in the kitchen, eucalyptus flooring in... The only wood paneling that looks horrible is the old faux wood 4x8 paneling sheets... an end cabinet to accept a 36" refrigerator and removed the upper cabinets in that..."
Designer Confessions: Torn Between Wood Floors
"choosing a wood floor color. Most people inherit the floors that come with the homes they... existing wood floors to maintain the flow and integrity of the home. But what to do... choose a wood floor, too. I seriously considered painted white floors, and as much as... choosing wood colors for cabinets and floors . For cabinets we have maple wood . For... color of wood floors for an upstairs gameroom with stained knotty alder cabinets (the..."
Raw Appeal: 9 Wonderful Ways With Natural Wood
"finished wood for gorgeous accent walls, artwork and more... of the wood. There are many ways to enjoy the colors and textures of raw wood in... such as wood are still very much in vogue, with a move toward leaving timber in as... ustom-Wood-Cabinet-Panels-modern-kitchen-cabinets-seattle Wood wall Pour le mur de... house Wood wall I love wood. It's one of the things that drew me to the PNW. Don't... kitchen cabinets and have painted all of our brick and any wood trim, we must breathe..."
Inside Houzz: Rich Wood Transforms a Dallas Bathroom
All white was all wrong for this Texas couple. See how they remodeled their bath with high-end materials in warm tones
"a rich wood vibe and no white; she just had trouble getting others onboard with it... the rich woods. Wood can surely transform a bathroom. We used it in a client bath... warmth of wood; look at the way I used darker wood here. No bath - so I would prefer... knotty alder wood that is stained very, very dark. We even had them use pieces with... stained wood can look attractive and up-to-date. I love the fact that they are putting..."