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Kitchen Cabinet Upgrades & Accessories

When thinking about redesigning your kitchen, you will want to consider adding accessories and upgrades that will help you organize & store your items. While upgrades do create a larger upfront cost, research shows that homeowners who choose not to add cabinet upgrades, particularly storage upgrades, come to regret that decision over time. Below are just some of the many cabinet upgrade options you can consider when doing your kitchen over, that your designer will discuss with you at your design appointment. Some cabinet upgrades may only be available from certain kitchen cabinet lines. 

Wall Cabinets

The kitchen cabinets on your wall are often the first ones that a guest would see when walking into your kitchen. Therefore, the wall kitchen cabinet upgrades are as much about beautifying your kitchen as it is adding storage and functionality. Many of our clients choose to add crown molding, mullion glass doors, wood hoods, wine racks, and more. Think about what you currently use your wall cabinets for and what upgrades may make sense for your kitchen remodel. The sky is the limit! Check out some of the many wall kitchen cabinet upgrades below, or contact us for a free design consultation on your project.

white kitchen cabinets with mullion glass doors and a decorative wood range hood in a medium hickory finish with 2 hanging pendants in fronta wall kitchen cabinet that is open to reveal a specialty spice shelf on the inside of the cabinet doora wall kitchen cabinet with a pull out upgrade that is holding different types of cupsa large white decorative range hood hanging over a 6 burner gas cooktop in an all white kitchen designa medium size wine rack filled with wine bottlesan ADA cherry kitchen cabinet with a special pull down upgrade to make the shelving more accessible for a handicapped individualwhite kitchen cabinets with decorative crown molding on top3 white wall kitchen cabinets with gothic glass mullion doorsa dining hutch area in a medium wood finish with gothic mullion glass doors and 2 wine racks underneatha wall kitchen cabinet that is used to hide small electronics while they are chargingdecorative white glass mullion cabinet doors with 2 floating white shelves underneathnatural finish kitchen cabinets with a hanging wine glass cabinet upgrade with several wine glasses hanging from ita wall kitchen cabinet with an open door showing a spice rack upgrade with spices on ita bar area with dark finish cabinets, large wine racks on either side half filled with wine bottles and open shelving in the middle with glasses on each shelffloating kitchen shelves in a medium finish with glassware on it and and a built in tv-cabinet with a small tva huge pantry cabinet in a dark wood finish with a variety of shelving optionswhite hutch cabinetry with decorative gothic mullion glass doorsdecorative glass mullion kitchen cabinet doors with a small wine rack underneatha white kitchen with one cabinet open to show a hiding space for small appliancesan oversized wood range hood in a dark gray/brown finish hanging over a large 7 burner gas rangewall kitchen cabinets in a dark finish with one cabinet open to show a spice rack cabinet upgrade

Base Cabinets

What do you store in your base cabinets? Pots & pans? Spices? Tupperware? Don’t let your current kitchen clutter creep into your new kitchen design! Adding specialty storage options that fit your lifestyle is a great way to improve the functionality of your new kitchen. Some of the many options include lazy susans, spice pull-outs, pantry cabinets, cutlery dividers, bookshelves, and pull-out trash. You can also beautify your cabinetry with decorative moldings & furniture-style posts! Check out some of the base cabinet upgrades we have designed in the slideshow below!

a large kitchen cabinet drawer with a plate organizer upgradewhite kitchen cabinets with a blind corner cabinet upgradea kitchen cabinet upgrade with a built-in cutlery drawera hexagon shaped white island with a double door cabinet in front and two 3-tier bookshelves on either sidea white kitchen island with 4 stools and a bookshelf on the end with two shelves: one with a laptop and charger on it and another with a double dog bowl on it.a white countertop and kitchen sink with a tilt-out tray right underneath the sink for storing spongesgray kitchen cabinets with a pull out tray organizer upgrade and a built in microwave cabineta large kitchen drawer with peg storage for tupperwarewhite kitchen cabinets with a bookshelf cabinet upgrade and furniture post on the kitchen islanda large white kitchen island with one bar stool and decorative furniture posts on either sidea gray island in a white kitchen with 2 open cabinets that reveal storage shelving underneath the island seating areakitchen cabinets with a double drawer and a plate organizer upgradea grey kitchen with a corner base cabinet upgradean empty kitchen drawer in a gray kitchen with 2 tier wooden drawer organizer upgradewhite kitchen cabinet with a lazy susan insidewhite kitchen cabinets with a granite countertop, a tilt out tray next to the kitchen sink and an appliance garage in the corner of the countertopa white base kitchen cabinet with decorative base moldinga dark brown kitchen with a double trash pull out cabinet upgradea kitchen cabinet drawer with a spice storage upgradea base kitchen cabinet in a natural finish with a trash pull-out upgradewhite kitchen cabinets with a blind corner cabinet upgradea large pantry area with 2 tall white cabinets, and a smaller double door white cabinet in the middle, all open to reveal pull out drawers with food in themwhite kitchen cabinets with a corner drawer cabinet upgradewhite kitchen cabinets with pull out spice drawers on either side of the gas rangea kitchen cabinet with a stacked cutlery drawera white kitchen and a grey brown accent island with doors open to reveal storage underneath the island seating areaan ADA kitchen design with storage underneath the kitchen sinkmedium finish kitchen island cabinets with a built-in bookshelf on the enda white kitchen with 2 pull out spice racks on either side of the ovenStained kitchen cabinets with a pull-out trash upgradea white kitchen with an open cabinet door with a blind corner cabinet upgrade filled with pots and pansa cherry kitchen with multiple cabinet upgrades: a tilt out tray, double pull out trash and a lazy susanmedium-stained kitchen cabinets with pull-out drawers and a pot lid organizer

Looking For More Inspiration?

Check out our Inspiration Gallery for more cabinet upgrade photos, along with photos of some of our recent kitchen remodels and other projects.

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Kitchen Cabinet Hardware

Cabinet hardware is like jewelry for your kitchen! Norfolk Kitchen & Bath has a wide variety of cabinet hardware for you to choose from, from simple and functional to extravagant and beautiful. We offer cabinet hardware from the following manufacturers:

amerock hardware logo

berenson hardware logo

richelieu hardware logo

Each of our 6 kitchen and bath showrooms may also offer other hardware selections for a variety of different manufacturers. Contact your preferred showroom for more information.

Remodeling Your Kitchen Cabinets?

Your imagination is the limit! Sit down with one of our expert kitchen & bath designers today to discuss the upgrade possibilities for your new kitchen. Feel free to bring in pictures you found on websites like Pinterest, Houzz, or even our own Inspiration Gallery. We look forward to meeting you soon!

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