Cabinet Door Styles: What's Yours?

Seeking the perfect cabinet door style your upcoming kitchen or bath remodel? Here are six of the most popular style choices.

  1. Mission

    Mission Cabinets

    Clean lines and contemporary styling give this Mission-style, solid flat-panel cabinet door its timeless appeal. Shown here is Shenandoah Cabinetry's recessed solid maple wood cabinet door in white with Cream Glaze finish.

    Shenandoah Cabinetry

  2. Raised Panel

    Merillat cabinet

    For a traditional kitchen, there is nothing more beautiful than the raised panel with its carved detailing and depth. Shown: a square raised-panel cabinet door in solid maple from Merillat's Fairlane Masterpiece collection in new Onyx finish.


  3. Beaded

    Beadboard Kitchen

    Reminiscent of classic paneling, bead board cabinet fronts are ideal for kitchen designs from country to transitional. Shown here is a solid cherry, beaded cabinet door from Kraftmaid in Vintage Cardinal color, with flat-panel drawer front. 


  4. Shaker

    Shaker Cabinet

    The clean lines of this flat-panel, wide-frame cabinet door reflects the appeal of Shaker-style cabinetry. Shown: a cope-and-stick cabinet door from TaylorCraft Cabinet in natural alder.

    TaylorCraft Cabinet

  5. Arched Cathedral

    Cherry Frame Cabinet

    Classic and traditional, this Cathedral-style cabinet door features a recessed panel surrounded by a detailed, cascading arched frame. Shown here is American Woodmark's Ashland with solid cherry frame and wood veneer panel in Auburn Glaze finish.

    American Woodmark

  6. Flat Panel

    Kraftmaid Cabinet

    Sometimes referred to as "slab", the flat-panel door style offers a clean look suitable for a variety of kitchen designs. In wood tones, it complements a more traditional look; painted in colors, it takes on a modern aesthetic. Shown here is a slab, cherry-veneer cabinet from Kraftmaid in stained Kaffe finish.


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