Cabinetmakers discuss the standard height of cabinets, and reasons to make an exception. November 13, 2009. Hello the height of base units are 720 +150 for plinth and 40mm for worktops 910. I have also been asked to raise cabinets to higher than 910. Some households need taller or shorter base cabinets. For example, wheelchair-accessible countertops are often 28-inches-high. The base cabinet height is reduced by the countertop thickness.
When we did our remodel, we raised the height of our base cabinets by 2. If I use 30, the space between upper and lower cabinets is 24. Plan to use the highest point as a starting point, unless doing so will raise the tops of the base cabinets too high. The normal height for base cabinets is 34 1/2 inches, assuming that they will be covered by a countertop having the standard thickness of one and a half inches, putting the total height at 36 inches. 24 wide cabinets can be specified with one or two doors. Base Cabinets.
The height of the cabinet is normally determined by the base height. As a result, a cabinet with a low base provides much more usable storage space than a cabinet with a high base. Cupboard cabinets have one shelf and two doors. Standing height base cabinets are common for traditional laboratory and technical environments. They are usually installed for permanent or semi-permanent layouts. GHI Cabinets – Brandy Wine All Wood RTA Ready To Assemble Kitchen Cabinet – Assembly Required – B09-FH Full Height Door Base Cabinet: 9 W x 24 D x 34.