A corner cabinet is a special cabinet made to maximize every available space in a corner. A corner cabinet uses a non-standard configuration because of the difficulty of being able to reach into a cabinet that is deeper than 24 inches. Corner cabinets are made in both upper and base cabinet designs but base cabinets are the more common of the two types. Corner cabinets are the darkest, most remote, and loneliest space in your kitchen. The primary objective of a corner cabinet is to ensure efficient use of space on the inside.
The different internal shelving styles used in most corner cabinet units use a variation of drawers, Lazy-Susans, custom shaped shelves or the space will be left empty. Corner cabinet doors are made with multi-hinges and custom matched to the space.
Designing a Corner Cabinet
Designing a corner cabinet is one of the trickiest thing to do in setting up your kitchen. Most of these corner cabinets end up having lots of space, but the spaces are difficult to access because of the narrow opening on the corner cabinets.
There are ways to go about designing a good corner cabinet that will make them to be easily accessible. Here are a few of the steps that can be taken to design an easily accessible corner cabinet;
A perfect way to design corner cabinets is to install a wall oven in the corner so that all the hard to access dark corners can become bright and easily accessed through the illumination provided by the oven’s electrical parts.
Whichever way you see it, corner cabinets are a great idea because of the many benefits it offers in your kitchen set up. If they are properly designed they add some touch of beauty also to your entire kitchen set up.