42 cabinets 8′ ceiling have 36 inch cabinets & 8 ft. ceilings. 8 foot ceilings Pendant above island with 8 foot ceilings? 36 upper cabinets with 6 stacked molding, 8-foot ceilings See more about Moldings, Top Of Cabinets and Kitchens. Take a look at our guide to standard cabinet sizes for base, wall and tall cabinets so you can properly begin to plan your layout.
I’ve done 2 kitchens with 42 against 8′ ceilings and also 30 against a soffit. Yes, you leave the upper 1 1/2- 2 off the ceiling to get near 16. However, the kitchen and bedrooms still have the 8 ft. ceilings, unfortunately. How high should the wall cabinets be hung? I just realized my cabinets are only 30 inches tall and all these years I assumed that they were 36 inches- and I’m pretty sure the new standard is 42 inch cabinets-If we had those i think I would be in the same predicament as you are now. Of course if you have higher then 8′ ceilings then your options are unlimited.
Most of us have 8′ ceilings in our homes but our cabinets top out at 7′ off the floor. There is a box above the cabinet called a soffit and in many cases it can be removed. Use 6 of the space by using a 36 upper cabinet. Question about correct height of kitchen wall cabinet. Upper Cabinets are a standard 12 deep and 30, 36, or 42 tall. I wanted to go all the way to the ceiling with the cabinets.
Cabinets In Eight Foot Ceiling Kitchen