Face frame vs. Euro-Style Cabinets: How Are They Different?

Date: October 24, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

Remodeling your cabinets or installing new ones might sound fairly straightforward, but homeowners quickly learn the process entails more options and complexities than most people realize. To achieve desired results, working with a skilled designer and master cabinetry maker such as Holland’s Custom Cabinets is a must.   For example, when it comes to construction, there are two main cabinet styles: American-Style Face Frame Cabinets and European-Style Frameless Cabinets. Choosing one style over the other can change the complexity of the build, the price of installation, and your customization options. Holland’s Custom Cabinets designs, builds, and installs all of its cabinets. Using…... Read Article

A Comprehensive Guide to Choosing Custom Kitchen Cabinet Doors

Date: October 15, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

What’s the first thing that catches your eye in a kitchen? Is it the beautiful countertop, the many fancy appliances, or the impeccable color scheme?        If you’re like most homeowners, your eye probably catches the cabinets before anything else. There’s a good reason for that. Cabinets determine a kitchen’s overall appeal. With the right cabinet arrangement, you can create a kitchen that’s traditional, contemporary, colorful, or classic. Since cabinet doors are an important visual element in your kitchen, you need to carefully weigh your options to decide what kinds of cabinet doors compliment your space best. Of course, budget…... Read Article

Everything You Need to Know About Custom Walk-In Closets

Date: October 12, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

Nearly every fashion enthusiast has dreamed about owning a luxurious, walk-in closet. Besides being a style statement, a walk-in closet is also a highly practical storage solution. The additional space offered by a custom, walk-in closet allows you to arrange through your things expertly so you can get ready or find things in the space without having to engage in a frantic search.  That said, at Holland’s Custom Cabinets we know from our more than 40 years of experience that designing a highly functional, walk-in closet to match your lifestyle and store all of your clothes, shoes, and other items can…... Read Article

6 Reasons Why Custom Closets Are Worth Your Money

Date: September 17, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized Tags: Kitchen

You don’t have to be a fashionista to wind up with a closet that feels overwhelming and chaotic. Many of us struggle to keep things organized, especially when our spaces haven’t been designed to meet our specific storage needs. Luckily, there is a solution: custom-built closets, which a rearguably the best way to stay neat, organized, and on good terms with your clothing storage. Although custom closets can cost between $5,000 and $20,000+ to design and install, their enormous benefits vastly outweigh the burden of the upfront expenses. Don’t believe us? Let us share six big reasons why a custom-built…... Read Article

Ten Tips to Get Started on Your Functional and Beautiful Kitchen Remodel

Date: August 31, 2021 Author: Paul June Categories: Uncategorized Tags: Kitchen

Kitchen remodels are more than just a new countertop and a coat of paint for your old cabinets—at least they should be. Think of a kitchen remodel as your opportunity to finally get the kitchen of your dreams: appliances with all the latest features, countertops that stand up to the wear and tear of everyday use and look great doing it, that island you’ve craved for hosting friends and informal get-togethers, and lots of practical storage that eliminates clutter and helps you keep things organized. With Holland’s the goal of any kitchen remodel is to be both functional and beautiful.…... Read Article

What You Should Know About the 5 Latest Closet Design Trends

Date: August 17, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

Your closet should be a place where you can express yourself and stay organized. It shouldn’t be a place where you feel cramped and stressed. Luckily, even the smallest, messiest closets can be made visually appealing and functional. The key to maximizing your storage space is to remodel it the right way and one place to start is to learn about the latest closet design trends. A custom closet renovation typically costs between $5,000 to $10,000, which is no small chunk of change. We’re betting you want to make the most out of your investment, so let’s take a look…... Read Article

Closet Organization Ideas: How to Maximize Closet Space

Date: August 11, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

Are you struggling with limited closet space? You’re not alone. While some of us are blessed with spacious walk-in wardrobes, others have to make the most of compact cabinets. Worse still, the smaller the closet, the harder it is to keep contents under control. Needless to say, smart organization is the key to a tidier, more manageable closet. With the right storage solutions, styling hacks, and a little patience, you’ll be able to utilize every inch of your cabinets and space with ease. In case you’re running low on closet organization ideas, here are a few tips and tricks that’ll…... Read Article

A Comprehensive Buying Guide for Custom Cabinets

Date: August 9, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

The right cabinetry can improve a kitchen or bathroom’s overall aesthetic and help keep your life more organized. Cabinets come in various shapes and sizes, and you can choose from different cabinet door styles, unique finishes, materials, and more. With so many things to consider, you might feel limited with the stock cabinets found in furniture stores, big box stores, and online. If you want to choose every aspect of your cabinetry, custom cabinets, like those constructed by Holland’s Custom Cabinets, may be the best option for you. 1. What Are Custom Cabinets? Unlike stock cabinets, custom cabinets are specially…... Read Article

Checklist for Bathroom Renovation

Date: July 2, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

Updating an old bathroom can completely transform your home, and it doesn’t have to be a stressful experience. In fact, bathroom renovations can be fun and exciting if you carefully plan and budget for it. There is a lot to consider when renovating a bathroom. That’s why we developed this checklist to help guide you through the budgeting, planning, and execution parts of the process. So, without further ado, here is everything you need to know before starting a bathroom remodel. A. Crafting Your Budget The first thing we need to talk about is money. You don’t want to pay more…... Read Article

How to Choose a Bathroom vanity

Date: June 23, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

The right vanity can transform the look and feel of your bathroom. Not only is it a place where you can get ready and have a little “me” time, but it can also be a central aesthetic element within the room. There’s a lot to consider when it comes to choosing the right bathroom vanity for your space and habits. It’s important that you have a general idea of what you want before shopping for a stock vanity or working with a custom vanity company. That’s why we crafted this article. To help you, we’ve outlined everything you need to…... Read Article

Kitchen Cabinet Accessories

Date: June 9, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in any home – and also one of the most challenging to remodel. You want yours to be as functional as it is beautiful, and balancing both goals requires a great deal of thought. That’s where custom cabinetry comes into play. Working with a professional, custom cabinet maker helps you take advantage of storage space with special accessories. You can keep your kitchen organized and functional without sacrificing your aesthetic design goals. If you ask us, choosing the right kitchen cabinet features is the best way to build the kitchen of your…... Read Article

Custom Cabinets vs Stock Cabinets: What’s the Difference?

Date: June 3, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Uncategorized

An aesthetically pleasing and functional kitchen can change the entire feel of your home. If you are a homeowner looking to design or remodel your kitchen, installing new cabinetry is a great place to start. Before deciding what cabinets to buy or when to install them, you must first understand the difference between custom and stock cabinetry. Let’s dive into the details of each. A. Custom Cabinets Custom-made cabinets are designed and built to fit your unique kitchen layout and style. A professional cabinet designer will measure the available space and work with you to design quality cabinets that fit your…... Read Article

5 Tips to Help De-Stress Your Kitchen Cabinet Design Experience

Date: February 12, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Kitchen, Residential

Family owned and operated since 1978, Holland’s Custom Cabinets has been building cabinets and working with clients for more than four decades. Suffice to say, we’ve experienced just about every aspect of the design, fabrication, and installation process. These lessons learned are something we’re happy to share with clients every step of the way. While we can’t guarantee a 100% stress free experience, here are a few tried and true tips to help keep your kitchen cabinet design experience positive and productive: TIP #1: Don’t Ever Assume Anything About Price For most, the biggest roadblock to having custom cabinets built…... Read Article

Looking for the Advantages of Modern Materials in Your Kitchen, but with a Classic Look?

Date: February 5, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Kitchen, Residential Tags: Cleaf

If yours is like most households, your kitchen is the hub of activity for family and visitors. It’s where you start your days; it’s where you and yours hang out after work, after school, and on the weekends. As the focal point of your home, what your kitchen looks like, from the appliances in it to various color choices and even the materials used to construct your cabinets and counter tops, matters . . . a lot. Think of your kitchen as a way for you to present your personal brand to the world. You want it to say something…... Read Article

Pondering Design Possibilities? Here’s What’s Hot in Cabinetry for 2021

Date: January 29, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Residential

Once of the labors of love for the cabinetry and design professionals at Holland’s Custom Cabinets is to keep pace with what’s new in terms of design, features, and colors. While the design that’s right for you is ultimately “in the eye of the beholder” (which in this case, is you), it’s always good to be aware of the latest cabinet design trends. New colors, new materials, and even new hardware choices abound each year. Staying true to what’s hot not only helps you make a bold design statement, with greater functionality to boot, it can also help increase your…... Read Article

Make Holland’s Custom Cabinets Your Commercial & Government Project Partner

Date: January 15, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Commercial, Government

Holland’s Custom Cabinets has earned a well-deserved reputation as the contractor commercial and government clients are “most eager to invite back.” From initial consultation and ideation, to the creation of CAD designs and 3D models, to the sourcing of materials, construction, installation, and follow-up, the Holland’s team takes meticulous care through every project milestone. No Project is Too Big or Too Small Holland’s large, El Cajon, California facility houses the manufacturing capacity, millwork specialists, and experienced project leaders necessary to manage commercial projects of all types and sizes: Medical facilitiesSchoolsOffice buildingsRestaurantsRetailersPlaces of worshipCommunity buildingsTenant improvementsMilitary facilities. We are known for…... Read Article

Think Green with Holland’s Custom Cabinets

Date: January 8, 2021 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Sustainability

Holland’s Custom Cabinets believes firmly in sustainability and the importance of building and maintaining a vibrant, healthy environment in which we can all work and play, now and for generations to come. Founded in 1977, for more than 40 years we have remained dedicated to making our administration, operations, millwork design, engineering, manufacturing, and installation processes as environmentally friendly as possible. Think Green We engage in company-wide continuous improvement processes to reduce manufacturing and office waste.Rather than printing on paper, we use CAD software when possible to create designs and share those designs with clients electronically.We utilize low volatility, organic…... Read Article

Rift White Oak Kitchen Cabinets
Modern Home Design Embraces a Timeless Classic

Date: July 8, 2019 Author: Jed Richard Categories: Residential Tags: Modern

White Painted Cabinets Lend Style & Versatility If you’ve been to a real estate showing of a home over 10 years old, you know even the most fashionable design trends rarely last long. Passage of a decade can relegate kitchen color palettes, materials and appliances to the “must update” category in minds of potential buyers. One exception to this rule is a kitchen with timeless, white painted cabinets. A classic look since the early 1900s, white cabinets continue to dominate kitchen design—taking their place among “Top Three Kitchen Looks,” year after year.   Why Do White Cabinets Stay Popular? White…... Read Article