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Old 10-03-2007, 06:53 PM   #1
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I am building a house with 8' walls and thinking about putting 36" wall cabinets w/ crown molding in kitchen, will this look ok versus 30"? because the 36" cabinets will only be a few inches from ceiling. Thanks,.... btw they will be raised panel maple

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Old 10-03-2007, 08:09 PM   #2
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Put crown moulding around the top of the cabinets, and put accent lighting on top too. It'll look great.
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Old 10-03-2007, 10:19 PM   #3
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I've done a dozen or so of those kitchens. Most houses around here have 8" ceilings. Some were done with soffits to the ceiling with a crown that was meant to blend in with the room. Some open at the top with the crown matching the cabinets. Some with a cabinet matching soffit and crown. All of them worked in the space.
Some lucky ones had 99" ceilings and opted for the 42" cabinets.
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